Safety and Security Officers

  • Based in Christchurch
  • Full time/Part time positions (total of seven positions)

Opening in 2021, Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre will be a world class convention centre, centrally located in the heart of Christchurch, the gateway to the magnificent South Island of New Zealand.

Te Pae Christchurch is proudly managed by ASM Global, Asia Pacific’s leading venue management company and one of the world’s premier convention and exhibition management specialists. An exciting opportunity to be a part of Te Pae Christchurch’s pre-opening team is now available.

Reporting to the Health, Safety and Security Manager, the Safety and Security Officer will provide effective building security and customer service.

This role requires flexibility as we will require 24/7 coverage.

Key Duties

  • Monitor all security activities, utilising our CCTV surveillance and access control system.
  • Monitor and respond to security breaches.
  • Maintain a secure environment for all staff, visitors and contractors.
  • Monitor the building management system for alerts and alarms.
  • Assist in emergency response and evacuation.
  • Assist with loading dock access and operations.
  • Ensure contractor coordination and access.
  • Health and safety compliance.

The successful candidate will

  • Be self-motivated, have good initiative and a high degree of interpersonal skills.
  • Have a minimum 12 months’ experience in a similar position.
  • Have excellent communications skills.
  • Have control room and CCTV experience.
  • Have a Certificate of Approval (COA).
  • Hold a current first aid certificate.
  • Be well organised with the ability to work under pressure.

In return we offer work in a positive and encouraging environment, with opportunities for growth and development. Manaakitanga is at the heart of our operational philosophy.

Our team are committed to making a difference to the city of Christchurch by delivering success for our community and clients.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.

Applicants must have New Zealand residency or permanent residency status.

The successful applicant will be required to provide a Criminal History Check.

If you meet the above criteria and want to be part of this exciting pre-opening opportunity at a world class convention centre in the heart of Christchurch, we would love to hear from you.

Applications close 21 June 2021 at 4pm.

About ASM Global

ASM Global is the world’s leading venue management and services company. The company was formed by the merger of AEG Facilities and SMG, global leaders in venue and event strategy and management. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 300 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibition centers, and performing arts venues. From Aberdeen to Anchorage, and Sydney to Stockholm, its venues connect people through the unique power of live experiences.

From its Asia Pacific headquarters in Brisbane, Australia, ASM Global operates a network of venues that includes convention & exhibition centres in Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Newcastle, Sydney, Christchurch (opening 2021), Kuala Lumpur and Shenzhen; Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Kai Tak Sports Park in Hong Kong (opening 2023) and interests in major stadia in Sydney, Parramatta and Perth; and entertainment arenas and performance theatres in Brisbane (4), Cairns, Darwin, Newcastle, Perth, Sydney (4), Bangkok (Em Live Theatre and Bangkok Arena both opening in 2023), Dubai, Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur.

ASM Global’s diverse portfolio of clients benefit from the company’s depth of resources and unparalleled experience, expertise and creative problem-solving. Each day, the company’s 61,000 passionate employees around the world delivers locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to deliver maximum results for venue owners, and operations, and amazing experiences for guests. By consistently looking for new ways to envision, innovate and empower the spaces and places that bring people together, ASM Global elevates the human spirit while delivering the highest value for all stakeholders. For more information, please visit