If you’ve ever travelled by air, there’s a good chance you’ve already met someone from the Aviation Security Service. The role Avsec plays in aviation security goes far beyond basic bag checks.

31.8m - The average number of bags we screen every year 11.7m - Estimated number of passengers we screen every year

The number of passengers and bags we screen every year is rising, and global threats to security are rapidly evolving. Because of this, our team of aviation security officers is growing and the way we do our job ever-changing.

Check out our current aviation security vacancies(external link)

A team with Mana

Aviation security officers take pride in their work. Making sure passengers and airline crew are going to be safe during their flights is an awesome responsibility that we take immense satisfaction in fulfilling.

Match-fit training

We’ll train you thoroughly before you take your place on our team, and we’ll provide you with continual learning to help you keep pace with a complex and constantly changing security environment. 

Our values 

Our values guide how we work and the behaviours we expect from each other. You'll join a professional working environment where our staff feel respected, safe, included and empowered to perform their roles.

Our values are:

- Collaboration – Me mahi tahi
We work together to achieve success.

- Transparency – Me mahi pono
We are open and honest communicators.

- Integrity – Me mahi tika
We do the right thing.

- Respect – Me manaaki
We treat all people with consideration and kindness.

- Professionalism – Kia tū rangatira ai
We act in a way that brings credit to ourselves and our organisation.

Competitive employment conditions

Avsec offers:

  • attractive salaries for full-time employees
  • competitive hourly rates for part-time employees
  • four weeks’ annual leave
  • shift workers’ leave
  • overtime
  • free parking
  • a full uniform
  • insurance and wellness benefits.

Join us!

Working at Avsec video(external link)

Our purpose is to protect aviation, but we can’t do this without people like you! Check out this video(external link) to see if you want to be a part of a diverse team with real career opportunities.

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