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Senior Security Officer - Control Room
NGA Level 3
Position Nos. 1575, 1576
$55,025 to $59,848 pa

The goal of the Security Section is to provide an efficient and effective security service which protects the National Gallery's works of art, ensures the safety and service needs of staff and visitors are met, seeks to enhance visitor experience and in all other respects supports the objectives and strategies identified in the Gallery's Corporate Plan.

The successful applicants will have an understanding of security control room operations, including electronic and physical security systems along with a good understanding of protective security, particularly as it relates to a museum environment.

Applicants must hold a Certificate 2 in Security Operations and a current drivers licence.  A current First Aid certificate or willingness to obtain one is also required.

These positions operate on a rotating rostered basis across a seven day week including public holidays.  Shift penalties apply.

The positions are full-time ongoing employment opportunities. Further information regarding the positions is available by contacting James Parker on 02 6240 6443 or james.parker@nga.gov.au.       

Applicants must address the selection criteria. Information regarding eligibility requirements for employment at the Gallery together with documentation outlining duties and selection criteria which detail the skills, experience and qualifications required is available here. The Recruitment Officer can also be contacted on (02) 6240 6447.

Applications for these positions should reach the Recruitment Officer by 11 August 2016 at recruitment@nga.gov.au

Position closes: 2016.08.11 17:00

Employment & conditions

The National Gallery of Australia's terms and conditions of employment are set out in its Enterprise Agreement (pdf 339kb)

Please complete the personal particulars form and supply it with your application.

To be eligible for employment you must be an Australian citizen or be eligible to apply for Australian citizenship within a reasonable period of time. Successful applicants will be subject to a probationary period of employment. A security check will also apply.

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