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Cruise Ship Security Officer

Accommodation - Shared usef

Assigned Mess - Staff Mess

Salary - from $2550

Contract duration - 7 months

Cruise Ship Security Officer

Accommodation - Shared usef

Assigned Mess - Staff Mess

Salary - from $2550

Contract duration - 7 months

Description

Accommodation - Shared usef

Assigned Mess - Staff Mess

Salary - from $2550

Contract duration - 7 months

Main Function

Security of the vessel, passengers, crew & visitors

Qualifications

STCW of Security Guard as per ISPS Code and all certification in force at engagement time

Fully conversant with International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS)

NFPS Ltd Level 2 Physical Restraint/Intervention certificate

Fully qualified with a proven record of competence for the position

Proven skills and ability to recognise, understand and deal with potential security threats

An above-average level of fitness and skills in tactful, diplomatic crisis and problem solving

Ability to lead a team displaying tact, diplomacy, and courtesy towards everybody on board

Cruise Vessel Security & Safety Act (CVSSA) certified (for the ship’s trading in USA)

Skilled in both crime and incident investigations; competent in crime scene management

Excellent English language skills, both written and oral

Read, understand and comply with the Standing Orders of the Master, the Ship Security Plan (SSP), Security Standard Procedures and other Standard Procedures that impact the security operation

Certificates

  • National Seaman's Book
  • Basic Safety Training Certificate including Swimming & Rowing
  • Security Awareness Training for all seafarers
  • Training of Passenger Ship Personnel
  • Medical certificate including Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Test
  • Vaccination certificates (Covid-19, Yellow fever, MMRV)
  • MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain security of the ship and the implementation of the SSP and Standard Procedures
  • Responsible for gangway security & access control
  • Responsible for security screening of passengers, crew and visitors’ belongings and personal
  • effects to prevent dangerous and prohibited items being brought onto the vessel
  • Operate an effective rotation of staff to ensure surveillance of the ship, in port and at sea
  • Compile the Daily Security Report (DSR) and submit to the SSO
  • Organise and direct security patrols of Restricted, Controlled and Vulnerable areas
  • Organise and direct patrols of passenger areas as required by ships command
  • Investigates crimes, incidents and safeguarding matters
  • Compiling statements and reports
  • Reporting all crimes, incidents and safeguarding matters onto the Security Incident Reporting Platform (SIRP)
  • Responsible for ensuring security training and drills are conducted with the security team
  • Responsible for ensuring that each member of the security team completes the required training and inductions as per the Security Familiarisation Form
  • Responsible for ensuring that the Use of Force Security Standard Procedure is implemented, and all members of the Security Team are in possession of the NFPS Ltd Level 2 Physical
  • Restraint/Intervention certificate
  • Responsible for ensuring that testing, calibration and maintenance of security equipment is carried out as required by procedures
  • Conduct searches of baggage of any disembarking shipboard personnel
  • Attend the meetings with the Ship’s Command to review proceedings and information
  • Display a professional approach and supervise the team to ensure its professional attitude
  • Support the Deputy Chief Security Officer, seeking promotion to Chief Security Officer to develop the required knowledge, skills and experience
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