Maritime Officer - Casual

Job Description


Competitive pay rate + penalties for evenings, weekends, public holidays and overtime 
Work life balance - 7 days on, 7 days off - 12.5 hour shifts
Career growth opportunities
Ongoing casual position with future full time possibilities 


Our Security Guards are required to observe and report activities that contravene the proper operation of the site they are based on. We expect that our Security Guards acquaint themselves with all happenings on site and that they respond to and take necessary action at all incidents that contravene site policies and procedures.

Based at Curtis Island, our Security Guards will be responsible for gatehouse duties, access control, issue passes, maintaining visitor logs, assist with any facility management issues and general reporting. 


In order to carry out this role, the following skills, qualifications and experience are required: 

Certificate II in Security Operations 
Current Queensland Security Licence 
Current Level II certificate in First Aid 
Maritime Security Identification Card (MSIC) + Awareness Training 
QLD Driver's License
Desirale Criteria:
(note: the below will need to be obtained if successful in the role) 

Marine Radio Operators Certificate (desirable)
Certificated Drug and Alcohol Tester (desirable)
Operate Light Vehicle Training (desirable) 

All applicants must be willing to undertake the G4S Recruitment & Compliance process which includes providing 2 years' worth of employment/background verifications, pre-employment medical assessment and passing a National Police Check.


G4S / Allied Universal are one of the largest private employers in the world with over 750,000 employees globally.

In Australia we employ nearly 2000 staff across a wide range of contracts from Port Philip Prison (which we run end to end), Prisoner Transport for Victoria to Corporate Security contracts with Woodside & Shell and Mobile Speed Camera Operations in NSW to name just few.

 Our Purpose at G4S is 'Securing the present to help build safe, prosperous communities'. The communities we serve are looking for the safety and confidence that vaccination brings. So that we can demonstrate to these communities, and our customers, that our people take this responsibility seriously, it is a requirement for all new employees to be vaccinated, unless you have an authorised medical exemption. 

G4S is an equal opportunity employer and encourages anyone who is interested in this position to apply.   

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to submit an application in working for G4S. 

Master Security Licence Number 409811360