Site Security Lead job in Australia AUD90k/year

April 21, 2023
AUD 90000 - AUD 90000 / year

Job Description

  • Evolving benefits including exclusive employee discounts + reward & recognition

About the Company

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


Our employees enjoy working with MSS because we:

  • 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
  • And because we know how to have fun whilst getting the job done

Job Description

About the Client

As one of Australia’s leading universities, the University of New South Wales (UNSW) is located at Kensington and offers an interesting and varied security experience. As an employee of MSS Security working at the UNSW you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to the learning experience of some of the brightest minds in Australia. You will be integral to the UNSW security team and exposed to security related scenarios that will challenge you and enhance your learning.

About the role

The role of the Site Security Lead is to oversee the provision of security services across several sites in line with SOPs and agreed service levels. To co-ordinate day to day work of MSS employees at the site. Liaise with client representatives to ensure optimal levels of service. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure all new employees are fully inducted and training schedules are completed in an agreed format and are in accordance with client and company policy.
  • Ensure the site is equipped with adequate communications and all guards are correctly uniformed and licensed
  • Be the liaison between contractor/subcontractors and client, which includes fulfilling ad-hoc guarding requests
  • Provide advice, counselling and guidance to personnel regarding risk and performance management issues
  • Promote customer service by providing courteous and helpful assistance to client enquiries which includes prompt attention to any customer dissatisfaction by communication to the relevant MSS Manager
  • Be aware of, follow and enforce company and client policy and procedures on HSE and QA.
  • Roll out toolbox-talks compliance updates on KPI management, record keeping and relay other memos and company information.
  • Assist with completing the Monthly Contractor Report (including WHS monthly report, SSM reports, SXP reports, audit dates/findings and responding to KPI register/follow up on action items.
  • Contribute to crime prevention initiatives across campus and safety awareness.

Desired Skills and Experience

Skills and Experience

  • Certificate II in Security Operations and current First Aid certificate
  • NSW Security Licence
  • Proven ability to work under pressure while remaining alert and focused on task
  • Customer centric approach
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Supervisory experience and/or skills

If you are interested in joining the security industry but do not hold a qualification or licence, please take the time to consider our Scholarship Program. Further information can be found on our website

Master Licence Number: 408742075

How to apply

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.

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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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