Security Officer (Ref 132)



Motheo Operations, Ghanzi, BOTSWANA

This position is responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment for the Mine, employees, and customers by patrolling and monitoring premises and personnel.

Key Performance Areas

  • Secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points and permitting entry.
  • Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities, informing violators of policy and procedures, and restraining trespassers.
  • Report any suspicious behaviours and happenings to Security Supervisor.
  • Conduct investigations and recommends appropriate corrective action.
  • Conduct security searches.
  • Maintain organization’s stability and reputation by complying with legal requirements.
  • Adherence to Safety, Health, and Environment standards & Procedures.

Technical Competencies

  • Knowledge of Security Operations and Procedures
  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Surveillance
  • Time Management
  • Attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of legislation and regulations specific to security and loss control.
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Proactive, focused, and positive approach

Behavioural/Personal Attributes

  • Written & Verbal Communication skills.
  • Demonstrate integrity in all work activities and are trustworthy, especially with classified information and high-risk tasks.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Takes accountability for actions.
  • Teamwork
  • Attention to detail.
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work without constant supervision and ability to use initiative both independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to meet targets within set timelines.
  • Organise own work across a range of tasks.
  • Knowledge of legislation and regulations specific to security and loss control.
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Good communication skills

Qualification & Experience

  • Diploma in Security Management or related field.
  • Valid Botswana Class B drivers’ licence
  • Two years’ related experience preferably in a Mining environment