Security Officer

Location: University of Johannesburg


– Clearance record from South African Police Services
– Valid Driver’s License
– Minimum 2 years’ experience in security services
– Medical, psychological, and physical fitness commensurate with the position

Working Conditions:

– Shift work (24/7/365)
– Travel or work between different sites may be required
– Wear a uniform and work in all weather conditions


– Security/risk management qualifications NQF5 or equivalent
– Knowledge of Impro Portal, Nimbus, and video management systems
– Experience in educational or corporate campus security environment

– Professional drivers permit (PDP)
– Higher PSIRA Grades or Accreditation (e.g. Grade A or B, Armed Reaction)
– Valid SAPS fire-arm competency certificate
– Training/experience in firefighting and first aid


– Ms Sarah Skhosana (HCM Business Partner) at Tel: (011) 559-4018

Application Instructions:

– Detailed Curriculum Vitae
– Names and contact details of three traceable referees
– Copy of highest academic qualification
– Proof of registration with professional bodies
– List of accredited research output and/or portfolio of creative output (for academic positions)

Technical Support:

– PNET on 0861 227337/010 140 3099 or email

Selection Process:

– Psychometric testing and other selection instruments
– Merit-based selection considering qualifications, experience, and achievements

Employment Equity:

– University of Johannesburg is committed to equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities and historically disadvantaged groups


– University reserves the right not to make an appointment to positions advertised
– If no response is received within 8 weeks of the closing date, assume application is unsuccessful


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