Armed Security Officers job in Australia AUD36-57/hour

December 2, 2023
AUD 36 - AUD 57 / hour

Job Description

As one of Australia’s leading security companies, with a national footprint across Australia, MSS Security has unrivalled experience in delivering the highest quality of service & protecting some of the nation’s highest profile sites. To find out more visit our website at

  • Have a high people and culture focus
  • Offer extensive development and progression opportunities
  • Provide stability and certainty in a role
  • Work collaboratively together and are high achievement focused

MSS Security has a proud history of supplying dedicated personnel and we welcome applications from those who meet the following criteria:

  • A passion for customer service;
  • Willingness to work Monday – Friday, 0700 – 1800
  • Hold at minimum a Certificate III in Security Operations;
  • Hold a current First Aid certificate;
  • Have a valid Security Licence with subclasses 1A; 1C; 1FC and 1FP;
  • Excellent verbal and written English language and communication skills; and
  • Ability to work well in both a team environment and independently.

Working as part of the MSS Security team in Canberra, you will have the opportunity to work in one or more of the following areas:

  • Concierge/commercial building security;
  • Access Control;
  • Directing and escorting visitors;
  • Monitoring CCTV;
  • Visitor sign in/induction;
  • Maintaining Key Registers and issue of keys;
  • The identification and reporting of building maintenance issues; and
  • Conducting foot patrols both internally and externally

Master Licence Number: 408742075

  • Physically fit and able to walk and stand for prolonged periods
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Friendly, approachable and able to build rapport with different types of people
  • Strong awareness of surroundings
  • Initiative and drive
  • Full working rights in Australia
  • Certificate II and III in Security Operations
  • NSW Security Licence Class 1ACEF
  • NSW Firearms Licence Category H (Security)
  • NSW Firearms Accreditation Certificate
  • HOLD First Aid Certificate
  • HOLD White Card
  • NSW Full Driver’s Licence
  • Forklift Licence (Optional)

MSS Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value the unique backgrounds, experiences and contributions of each person and encourage and celebrate diversity. We are proud to be certified by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, a partner and supporter of Veterans employment and honoured to have an endorsed REFLECT Reconciliation Action Plan.

Click APPLY to complete your application and you will be prompted to answer a few simple questions and upload your cover letter and CV.

To give yourself the best opportunity to progress your application, please outline in your cover letter how your skills and experience meet the role requirements.

Thanks for taking the time to consider MSS as a future employer and we look forward to hearing from you.

MSS Security

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