Security Guard - Waikato

Job Description

Are you looking to start a career in Security?

Who we are

Here at the NZ Security Association (NZSA), we assist our security members by finding them suitable candidates to work within their organisations.

We are currently seeking candidates who are new to the industry and unemployed, those whose employment might be unstable or have lost their jobs due to Covid19.

You can find out more about us here:

You can find out more about the NZSA here:

**The Security industry operates through all Covid-19 alert levels**

Vacancies are Waikato-wide 

There are a wide variety of sites that you can be placed at, these include but are not limited to:

  • Construction
  • Government Managed Isolation & Quarantine Facilities (MIQ)
  • Retail (e.g Supermarkets, malls ,banks)
  • Healthcare (e.g DHBs, vaccine centers)

To work in the industry you need to be/have:

  • At least 18 years old
  • A New Zealand permanent resident or citizen
  • Able to work irregular hours (the industry runs 24/7)
  • Able to work alone
  • Reasonable fitness as there maybe some walking involved and you need to be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Have a clean criminal record
  • A NZ Drivers license is preferable as well as your own reliable transport
  • Comfortable and confident speaking to a diverse range of people
  • Good, clear written and spoken English
  • You must be able to work at least 30 hours per week.
  • Please do not apply if you can not commit to 30+ hours per week

Benefits and perks

At the NZSA we can help link you to our security members who are well known security companies in NZ. If you can secure FULL TIME work (at least 30 hours per week) with one of them, we can pay for your COA (certificate of approval) security license including your temporary license.

Skills and experience

If you are wanting to help out in your local community and you are comfortable communicating to a diverse range of people, then this might be the job for you. In this current climate we are needing confident people who can adapt quickly to ever changing environments.

For more information check out our You Tube link:

(Please do not text the number on the video as it is no longer in service. Please apply through this ad)

Security Guard - Waikato

New Zealand Security Association

Job type:

Full Time

Hours of work:





$20.00 - $25.00 per hour