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Position Details
Reference Number 417377
Position Title Security Officer
Employment Status Casual
Entity Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
Geographical Location Shellharbour
Advertised Award/Classification Health Employees (State) Award
Salary $25.24
Number of FTE 0.00
Purpose of Position

Maintain the security and safety of all staff, patients and visitors within the Shellharbour Hospital or as required at other hospital sites. Conduct security activities in accordance with Security Industry Regulations 1998 and the Security Industry Act 1997.


All applicants will be required to undertake Psychometric testing.
Master Licence No.: ISLHD


Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is committed to equal employment opportunity and embraces diversity and inclusion within its workforce. As such, people from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. This includes but is not limited to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, People with Disability, Women and People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds.


Please note: Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

Selection Criteria 1. Current Class 1A security industry licence, Senior First Aid Certificate and Class C drivers’ licence.

2. Minimum 12 months (full time equivalent) experience in the security industry and/or equivalent as a security officer.

3. Sound computer, verbal and written communications skills.

4. Ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team.

5. Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills.

6. Demonstrated experience in effectively and safely managing confrontation and aggression.

7. Sound understanding of and commitment to Work Health and Safety issues, and best practice customer service.

8. Demonstrated experience with a sound understanding of alarm systems, access control systems, CCTTV and Fire Indication panels.
Contact Person Malcolm Goddard
Contact Number 42952462
Contact Email Malcolm.Goddard@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 22/10/2017
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view