Security Monitoring Operator – Te Wananga o Aotearoa – Waikato

Roster 4 days on, 4 days off
Mangakōtukutuku Campus, Hamilton
Ref: 15AFAC089

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced Security Monitoring Operator to ensure the on-going operational effectiveness of security systems throughout Te Wānanga o Aotearoa. This permanent rostered position, 4 days on 4 days off, is based at our Mangakōtukutuku Campus in Hamilton.

Duties for this role include monitoring surveillance systems; operating electronic security systems and radio communications; responding to system activations, communications, enquiries, complaints and requests for information; and ensuring efficient and effective operation of the day-to-day changes and updates of security databases including incident database, data evidence transfers, electronic prompts, physical files and key management systems.

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria –

clear and concise communication skills;
strong problem solving and decision making abilities;
professional presentation and grooming;
the ability to work autonomously and within a team environment;
experience in providing exceptional customer service; and
intermediate to advanced computer skills.

A certificate in a security related field along with two to three years’ experience in the security industry is preferable. Applicants will need to hold or be able to obtain a Certificate of Approval (COA) and have intermediate skills in Word and Excel. A full driver’s licence would be ideal. Candidates will need to consent to a police check.

Previous applicants need not re-apply

To apply for this position you must complete an application form which you will find at our jobs page on along with the position description for this role. Send your application along with an updated CV and a cover letter to – or HR Department, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa,
PO Box 151, Te Awamutu 3840. Enquiries to 0800 777 404