Care & Security Manager - Geraldton (Geraldton, WA, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Apr 13, 2018

Job Description

The Company:

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the care and welfare, resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the opportunities and support you need to build a successful career.  

The Role:

Due to an internal transfer, Broadspectrum currently has an opportunity for a skilled and experienced Care and Security Manager who will join the Geraldton team, in Western Australia. This position will require you to ensure the correct deployment of staff across the region and be responsible for the performance of the Care & Custody Officers under your control in your designated court, as well as the management of custody areas within court.

 Your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Supervise staff in the manned court area
  • Prepare duty rosters, including allocating daily duties to staff
  • Supervise the handling of Persons in Custody to ensure they are dealt with in a caring and humane manner
  • Maintaining a direct relationship with the Control function that manages the operation
  • Liaise with the Court Coordinator on all staffing matters
  • Check all warrants and other relevant official paperwork in your delegated court
  • Ensure that all courts within the cluster are effectively manned.

The Candidate:

As the Care and Security Manager, you shall be working from the Geraldton court, in uniform and will be personally responsible for the safe, secure and efficient performance of the court.

You should be able to demonstrate the ability to deal with people from a diverse range of backgrounds in a flexible, confident manner, as well as how to communicate effectively and manage conflict or challenging situations. This position will require your commitment to treat everyone with dignity and respect and provide effective performance management and staff motivation at all times.

You’ll be able to prioritise readily and operate effectively under pressure.

 In additional, you should currently hold:

  • Certificate IV in Corrective Practice
  • Certificate IV in Security Operations
  • Control and Restraint Training
  • Valid Senior First Aid or equivalent (desirable)
  • Fire Training
  • Suicide Awareness
  • Hostage & First Response
  • A sound working knowledge of Court Escort work
  • Exceptional inter-personal skills
  • Possess a non-judgmental, empathetic approach to Persons in Custody
  • High safety and security focus
  • Maintain a reasonable level of fitness to undertake the job
  • Hold a Manual Driving Licence (MR or above high desirable)

You must have Australian Work Rights and have the ability to obtain and maintain a National Police Check, Working with Children Check and be prepared to undergo a pre-employment medical including a drug & alcohol test in order to be eligible for these positions.


If you enjoy a challenge and would like to be part of our dynamic, growing and exciting company, apply now.




Broadspectrum is an equal opportunity employer and we strive to recruit and appoint the best available person regardless of sex, age, religion, race, marital status, nationality, sexual orientation or disability.