There are currently 1 Security Officers and Guard jobs across the Employment Plus network.

Working as a Security Officer and Guard

Average salary: $40,000 - $60,000

Security Officers and Guards provide security and investigation services, to individuals and organisations.

If you’re naturally curious and strategic, then perhaps you should consider a career as a Security Officer and Guard.

Common duties

  • Patrolling and monitoring property and checking consistently for unauthorised entry or access
  • Monitoring the space for hazards, such as fires, lights left on, leaks, etc.
  • Issuing security passes and giving directions
  • Maintaining order in venues
  • Conducting investigations, the findings of which to be used in court proceedings
  • Advising on security requirements

Experience and qualifications

  • You do not need any formal qualifications to work as a Security Officer or Guard, however VET qualifications may be useful.


  • Physically fit and able
  • Communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Observational skills
  • Willingness to keep order, and people safe

Call 136 123 or email us to learn more and talk to someone about your eligibility.

Please note that we do experience peak times for phone calls, which could result in some time on hold. We aim to keep inconvenience to a minimum but please note that delays of several minutes are possible.

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