Welcome to the SAPOL Protective Security Officers Careers Site.
Becoming a Protective Security Officer with the South Australia Police (SAPOL) gives you a career like no other, with unmatched experiences, rewards and excitement. Joining the Police Security Services Branch (PSSB), provides you with an opportunity to become the new face of government security by contributing to community safety.
With the latest training techniques, equipment and modern technology and the full support of the State's Police and Emergency Services network, there's never been a more exciting time to join this vital and respected Branch of the South Australia Police (SAPOL).
However, before you make the decision to join SAPOL you need to understand the type of skills and abilities to become a Protective Security Officer.
You also need to know that this is no ordinary security role. As a part of SAPOL, you'll work with and receive the full support of the police, and will be part of a network that keeps the community safe by maintaining the security of nominated government buildings, patrolling public areas and monitoring alarms and Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) systems.
Are you up to the challenge of providing a public service and supporting the police in preventing and fighting crime?
If so, you should find out more. Discover the benefits, how you go about applying for and becoming a member of our team and get an insight into the challenges and rewards of life as a Protective Security Officer.