Aviation Security Officers – Queenstown Airport

Do you want to help make our skies safe to fly, contributing significantly to both the leisure and business activities for many New Zealanders?

Do you aspire to be part of a vibrant and growing team in the fastest growing airport in the Southern Hemisphere?

If so, and if you are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident of New Zealand who is physically fit, healthy, with great communication and interpersonal skills, capable of working either alone or, as part of a team, Avsec wants you!

We are seeking to appoint officers into Part-Time roles at Queenstown Airport from June 2017.

Excellent training and benefits

Dynamic Airport environment

Security with a difference

We’re seeking to appoint Aviation Security Officers into part-time roles. Specifically we’re looking for enthusiastic team members, who can demonstrate excellent customer service and communication skills on a daily basis. You’ll need a good level of written skill to be able to write reports when required and some basic email and computer knowledge would be looked on favourably. If you’re a quick learner and believe you will enjoy working in a dynamic and at times challenging environment, where no two days are the same, then Avsec wants you!

The Aviation Security Service (Avsec) is the official provider of aviation security services based at airports throughout New Zealand. When you join as an Avsec team member, you’ll become part of a large dedicated team, who individually and collectively contribute significantly to maintaining the security of Aviation in New Zealand.

The position responsibilities include:
Pre-departure searches of passengers and their check-in and carry-on baggage

Airport Access controls

Screening of airport workers

Administrative and associated tasks

You’ll be required to work a variety of shifts, on a six days on three days off roster including weekends and public holidays, working a minimum of 6 hours per shift.

Shortlisted applicants must be available to attend an assessment centre which will be held on an afternoon or evening, shortly after the position closes.

As applicants need to complete a pre-employment medical examination, including drug screening, you’ll need to be fit and healthy. You’ll also need to pass security vetting checks before an offer of employment is made.

Pre-requisites – you’ll need:
A current full & clean NZ Driver’s license

To be a NZ Citizen or NZ Permanent Resident

How to Apply:
If you’re successful you’ll be offered a job that truly makes a difference with an organisation that provides a competitive pay package, free staff parking, initial and ongoing training, full uniform and other benefits.

Please follow the QJumpers application process and attach your Cover Letter, CV and copy of driver’s license and complete the Avsec Questionnaire.

All requested documentation must be included for your application to be considered . If you are a non-citizen, please also provide proof of your permanent residency.

Note: Due to the requirements of the position colour blind individuals are not able to be considered. Applicants who have applied in the last 12 months and have been unsuccessful from assessment centre stage onwards need not apply.

Applications close Sunday 12 March 2017

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