21 June 2021

Opportunity Description

Department: Community Development
Branch: Arts, Culture and Heritage
Designation: Museum Attendant – Johannesburg Art Gallery
Salary Range: R10 553.63 pm (basic salary excluding benefits)

Appointment Requirements:

  • Grade 12/NQF level 4 and/or any certificate/experience in security;
  • 6 months to 1 year experience will be preferable;
  • Practical experience in a security environment will be an added advantage;
  • Additional training is offered in terms of the Council’s skills development policy (e.g. First aid and fire-fighting and computer courses).

Primary Function: Maintain and ensure all the safety and security of Museum Africa building, its property, exhibitions and collections, staff, visitors and public a 24 hour, shift basis. Patrol all
public areas and galleries in the museum as assigned by the head of the institution and security supervisor.

To monitor any suspicious activities, thefts or vandalism and to report any suspicious activities to the security supervisor. Report any problems in exhibition areas and galleries including any exhibition item broken, areas in need of lighting and /or electrical repairs; or a situation which presents danger to public safety. Assist with security requirement during functions and special events organized in the museum. Carry out the security policies and procedures of the museum and the arts, Culture and heritage services departments and the City of Johannesburg.

Key Performance Areas: Maintain Museum safety and security. Monitor all activities in the Museum and provide a report. Maintain a log book of all activities comply with the City’s Art Culture and Heritage policies.

Leading Competencies: Teamwork & Accountability. Knowledge and experience in Security.

Core Competencies: Communication and interpersonal skills. Batho Pele Principle – Customer Service.

This is an employment equity targeted position and preference will be given to African/Indian/White Males and Indian/White Females, including people with disabilities.

Contact Person: Thato Sepuru
Tel No: (011) 407 7198
Workplace: Between Klein & King George Street, Joubert Park, Johannesburg

How to Apply

All applications will be through the website using this link: Community Development Museum Attendant – Johannesburg Art Gallery Or visit and click on Vacancies.