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Designated Firearms Officer

The above mentioned position is vacant at Isidingo Security Services, Head Office in Durban. The Position will be reporting directly to the General Manager – National Operations. The overall purpose of this position is to Manage the Firearms and Firearms Processes within the Group.

Key Performance Areas: (not totally inclusive):
• Manage All Firearm related matters within the Group
• Liaise with the different Isidingo Branches in terms of compliance of Firearms
• Do Firearm Audits and inspections on Various sites and Branches
• Quality control and act as intermediary for any firearm related matters within the Group
• Personnel management and ensure high levels of training and compliance to the FAC 60 of 2000
• Interact with suppliers to ensure equipment is fixed timeously
• Ensure that contractual requirements are met as stipulated by the Client in terms of Firearms
• Submit relevant Weekly / Monthly/ Quarterly reports as required by Management
• Partake in investigations when required
• Liaise with the SAPS DFO’s in the various areas and regions to ensure compliance

Other personality attributes:
• Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle office matters with utmost professionalism
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills with diplomacy and tact to interact effectively at all levels
• Report writing skills
• Organizing skills
• Assertiveness
• Initiative skills
• Time Management skills

Core Competencies:
• Interpersonal skills
• Good admin skills
• Report writing skills
• Able to work under pressure
• Customer focused
• Team Player
• Reliability

Job Requirements: 

• Matric or equivalent qualification
• Grade A PSIRA registered and accredited
• Hold a Valid Firearm Competency Certificate in at least the following Categories:
o Handle and Use of a Handgun – SAQA Unit Standard - 119649
o Handle and Use of a Handgun for Business Purposes – SAQA Unit Standard - 123515
o Handle and Use of a Rifle or Self-Loading Carbine – SAQA Unit Standard - 119650
o Handle and Use of a Rifle or Self-Loading Carbine for Business Purposes – SAQA Unit Standard -123511
o Handle and Use a Shotgun – SAQA Unit Standard - 119652
o Handle and Use a Shotgun for Business Purposes – SAQA Unit Standard – 123514
• Hold a Certificate in Demonstrating knowledge in the Firearms Control Act 2000 (Act 60 of 2000) applicable to possessing a Firearm - SAQA Unit Standard - 117705
• Knowledge in dealing with SAPS Firearms division
• Knowledge in the administration of Firearm related documents, registers and reports
• Formal management training with at least 5 years’ experience in the Private Security industry
• Strong planning, leadership, organisational skills as well as good interpersonal and communication skills are essential.
• Proficiency in MS Office Suite, Word, PowerPoint and Excel is essential
• Ability to work without supervision, under pressure and meet strict deadlines

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Company Name: 

Isidingo Security Services

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