Security Assistant

  • Kelburn
  • Permanent
  • Fri Oct 9 02:28:55 2020
  • 90240

  • Security Assistant, permanent full-time role.
  • Are you experienced in security and looking for a leadership role?
  • Do you have a clean NZ driving license and can engage with key stakeholders effectively?

Do you enjoy being part of the behind the scenes action? Looking to make a material difference to a community? Interested in learning what makes a large vibrant organisation tick, and contributing to its daily life?

Victoria University of Wellington is currently looking for a Security Assistant to support the Team Leader, Security Infrastructure and Systems in the delivery of efficient and effective security services at Victoria University of Wellington

You need to have the ability to complete work tasks within very tight timeframes. Additionally, you need to have a common sense approach to new and challenging situations which arise from time to time in the dynamic University environment.

Essentials to apply for the role are:

  • A sound knowledge and understanding of Security Systems and related equipment including closed circuit television (CCTV), electronic access control systems, and incident reporting systems.
  • Good computer skills with a working knowledge of MS Office Suite.
  • Previous experience in Security related work.
  • Knowledge of legislation relevant to Security.
  • A full Class 1 NZ Drivers Licence (Manual & Automatic).
  • A good level of physical fitness.

If you require more information please contact Security Manager Matt Sclater matt.sclater@vuw.ac.nz

role description

Closing date: 11:59 pm 26 October 2020

About Us
Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is New Zealand’s globally ranked capital city university, focused on engaging with Wellington, New Zealand, and the Asia-Pacific region and connecting with the world. The University values the expertise of its professional staff in supporting and enabling teaching, research and engagement activities.


Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi. We care about your privacy and personal information. You can review the University's privacy notice or alternatively find out more about working at the University using the links at the top of the current vacancies page.


Important - Application Steps.
Download and complete the University Application Form.
Click Apply Now Button at the base of the advert, follow the process to enter your contact details and add your CV in the online form.
Email completed the completed application form, cover letter and any other supporting documentation to erecruit@vuw.ac.nz along with any further supporting documents stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.