Security Officers - Auckland

Job Description

Are you looking to start a career in Security?

Who we are

The New Zealand Security Association (NZSA) is the largest industry representative body for the security industry in New Zealand. Representing over 85% of the industry by revenue, our voluntary members include security companies ranging from sole traders to large multi-nationals. You can find out more about the NZSA by going through our website:

Here at the NZSA we are assisting our security members by finding suitable candidates to work within their organisations.

*We are currently seeking candidates who are new to the industry and unemployed (Job Seekers encouraged). Or those whose employment might be unstable or have lost their jobs due to Covid-19.

You can find out more about the industry by going through our security careers pathway website:

About the role

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

Previous experience not required – new entrants are highly encouraged to apply.

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 you to secure work with our members who are well known security companies in New Zealand. If you are successful in securing full time (minimum 30 hours per week) employment with one of them, we can pay and apply for your Certificate of Approval (‘COA’ or Security License).^*

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)

^*Certain criteria applies

Security Officers - Auckland

New Zealand Security Association

Job type:

Full Time

Hours of work:



Auckland City, Franklin, Manukau City, North Shore City, Papakura, Waitakere City


$20.00 - $25.00 per hour