Thursday, October 20, 2011

Job Openings of Security Officer Vacancy @ Etihad Careers

Security Officer (Cargo)


Abu Dhabi

Corporate Security Services

Closing date
30 October 2011

Job Purpose
The position holder ensures the implementation of measures at airports serving international civil aviation to protect cargo, baggage, mail, stores and operators’ supplies being moved within an airport and intended for carriage on all EY aircrafts and to safeguard EY aircraft against acts of unlawful interference.

Your responsibilities shall include but not limited to:
Oversee and implement the operation of airport cargo security operations at Hub and at outstations by ensuring that the team is well versed with latest cargo security procedures in avoiding fines and penalties due to embargo and unmanifested cargo to certain destinations.

Keep a high profile vigil on daily operational activities effectively in order to ensure all JFK and high profile flights cargo security procedures are sufficiently covered and take control of the situation and resolve the difficult incidents at work by taking into account internal/external customers service and impact on the image the department and company.

Play a leading and decisive role in critical and sensitive situations such as; handling cargo related issues and assist local police and Crystal Cargo staff in handling of such shipments.

Identify and find practical solutions to the current fraud trends, which may cause threats to Company’s revenue, clients, staff and fixed assets and determine the course of investigative action.

Act as a Focal point with the Cargo and Catering Manager and have close working relation with Airlines Liaison Officers, Custom Authorities, and Government authorities throughout the route network to exchange information of intelligence alerts regarding current trends of cargo discrepancies and prepare report by giving facts and justification on the basis of documentary evidence and logics to particular authority.

Monitor and direct the team of security officers in the application of correct screening, storing and escorting of all JFK cargo shipment, Aircraft Guarding, Access Control and Pilferage at the hub and outstations.

Responsible for the implementation of the Airline Security Programme through the management of a team of security officers at a given destination.
Report to the Cargo and Catering Manager and assist him in the daily management of all cargo security operations at Hub and at a specific outstation destination, as well responsible for a section of the security budget at that location.

Educated to A level or equivalent.
High skill of Investigation, report writing, a back ground in airline security or police/security to be preferred.

At least 5 practical experiences in aviation security.
With extensive airlines back ground and understanding of how security procedures are designed and implemented to ensure security of operation network.
Screening Equipment and methods.

Handling of Dangerous Goods.
Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and cargo.

Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
Must be computer literate with good working knowledge of applications like MS Office.

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