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NSW Government -Art Gallery of NSW

Security Officer

Job Description 

  • Ongoing, full-time
  • Sydney CBD – The Domain
  • Total Remuneration Package up to $68,011
  • Salary $61,272 (+ total annual penalties estimate $16,000 depending on shifts worked)

What we offer

  • 8 hour shifts
  • $30.90 per hour + shift penalties
  • First Aid allowance
  • 25 days per year annual leave + rostered days off
  • Modern facilities
  • Pleasant work environment
  • Fitness passport

Established in, the Art Gallery of New South Wales is located in Sydney’s The Domain adjacent to the Royal Botanic Garden and near the Central Business District, the Gallery acknowledges the original custodians of this land – the Gadigal people of the Eora nation.

The Gallery attracts around 1 million visitors annually and runs Australia’s largest education program with over 90,000 student and teacher visits per year.

With our expanded campus recent opening the Gallery has a new state-of-the-art building located next to our existing and much-loved building. Providing us with close to double the exhibition space, the expanded Gallery enables us to share more art with more people and provide more family, learning and educational programming for all our audiences.

We are seeking diverse, collaborative, supportive and brilliant individuals to work alongside our existing talent and build on our rich history to create an even more inspiring Gallery for the future.

About the Role

Security Officers will work in any of the Gallery buildings on a roster that may include any weekday or weekend, and a mix of day, afternoon and night shifts. This position ensures that international museum security standards are maintained through risk mitigation.

For more information about the role please view the role description and information for applicants or call the nominated contact person listed in the advertisement

What technical / soft skills you require

  • Experiencing working and operating a 24 hour/7 days per week control room in a large cultural organisation or other public venue of a similar size
  • Security licence 1AC&E and Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate
  • First aid certificate

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