Security Officer Grade B at Armscor


Ref No: 995307 / 995308 and 9953015

Security and Facilities Department has vacancies for three (3) Security Officer Grade B within their security division. Applications are invited from people who meet the qualification and experience requirements below.


Contribute to the rendering of an effective, full-time, physical security service, so as to protect Armscor’s personnel and visitors, as well as its assets.


  • Conduct access and exit control as required by relevant security point to maintain proper security on the premises and to prevent loss of corporate assets.
  • Perform duties at the security point assigned by applying observation, guarding and patrolling in order to enforce effective physical security as instructed and to prevent security breaches.
  • Report observed security risks, safety hazards, suspicious objects and persons to the Shift Leader.
  • Execute protection functions in accordance with policy and procedures and within the ambit of the law.
  • Report incidents to the Shift Leader.
  • Apply knowledge of bombs, explosive devices and firearms as necessary and in accordance with procedures.
  • Responsible to prevent, contain fire and handle emergency situations as necessary.
  • Perform routine security-related admin tasks (completing registers, etc.).
  • Conduct searches of goods, vehicles and persons as instructed by the Senior Manager: Infrastructure.
  • Exercise company (Armscor) asset loss control.
  • Ensure effective use of X-ray and metal detecting equipments.
  • Conduct inspections and evaluations and report thereon in writing.



  • Grade 12.
  • Security programme (NQF level 5) or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of Security Officer Grade B (PSIRA registered).
  • National Key Point qualification.
  • Firearm Competency certificate.


  • 2 years’ experience in duties and functions of a Security Officer Grade B and control room operations.
  • Experience in the handling and operating security equipments.
  • VIP Escort and transportation.
  • Drivers license
  • The following will be an added advantage:
    • Advanced driver’s license will be an added advantage and
    • Military or SAPS experience.

NB: All applicants must indicate the job title and reference number of the position they are applying for in the subject heading.

Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a psychometric assessment. In line with Armscor’s commitment to compliance with the Employment Equity Act, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups.

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The closing date for applications is 07 April 2022. No late applications will be considered.

Enquiries: Thato Khahleli 012 428 2469


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