6 Oct 2023

Full Time Assistant Security Officer at B2Gold Namibia

B2GOLD NAMIBIA – Posted by o4na@ Otjiwarongo

Job Description

The Assistant Security Officer is responsible for ensuring effective access control of people and goods at Otjikoto Mine.

Job description

Access Control

  • Ensure that all employees, contractors, suppliers, and/or visitors entering the mine and high- security areas are authorised to enter the property, and that personal goods, items and materials are declared.
  • Ensure all vehicles entering and exiting the mine and high-security areas have authorising documentation.
  • Ensure that personnel and vehicles are searched to prevent unauthorised removal of goods from the mine.
  • Manage the control room with no distractions.
  • Report any suspicious activities to the senior on duty for further investigations.
  • Maintain an accurate materials, tools and equipment register at the entrance gate.
  • Participate and conduct random alcohol and drug testing of personnel.

Patrol & Escort

  • Conduct regular patrols, by vehicle and/or foot, around the mine site, as directed by the shift senior, to observe irregular movements or conditions..

Ad hoc

  • Partake in the Banking run, ensuring effective security.
  • Partake in the Gold run, as and when required, ensuring effective security.
  • Provide Assistance at the Access Control Office as and when required.
  • Assist with any other duty as reasonably required by the Superior from time to time.

Health, Safety and Environmental.

  • Ensure compliance with all B2Gold Safety, Health and Environmental policies and procedures.
  • Comply with the Namibian Mining Act (Labour Act, Ordinance, Minerals Act, and Explosives Act) and Regulation clauses applicable to the work area.
  • Actively participate in safety and/or toolbox meetings and conduct a monthly safety inspection of the work area based on the schedule set by Management.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum Grade 12
  • NQF 4
  • Ability to read, listen and interpret messages communicated telephonically via the control room
  • Minimum three years experience in a security and/or policing environment
  • A valid Code B Driver’s license
  • Certificate of Good Conduct
  • Willingness to attend company provided Training
  • Valid Firearms training certification is an added advantage
  • Preference will be given to Females and permanent residents of Otavi and Otjiwarongo
  • Women from marginalised groups are encouraged to apply

How to Apply


The company ONLY accept applications via their career portal. Interested candidates can apply via the link below:

Link: B2Gold Career Portal  

Closing Date: 16 October 2023

Job Categories: General Jobs. Job Types: Full Time.


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