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Northern Cape Province
Republic of South Africa
Anglo American, Kumba Iron Ore, Sishen Mine August present
Protection Services Manager
* Leading a large multi cultured team of security, investigation and emergency professionals at the largest open pit iron ore mine in Africa.
* Implemented a proactive integrated investigation and security management strategy that significantly reduced incidents of crime and increased the apprehension and prosecution of suspects on a mine employing full time employees and contractors.
* Introduced a vetting / screening system pertaining to Human Resources recruitment.
* Established an inhouse Truth Verification Service.
* Served as mine representative on the company Ethics / Fraud Committee to advise the executive on results of completed investigations and proactive strategies to mitigate risks.
* Successfully managed a section budget of RM and staff compliment of .
* Increased prohibited substance testing from tests per month to tests per month and at the same time continuously reduced the number of persons that tested positive.
* Introduced a narcotics detection dog unit first in company.
* Successfully implemented state of the art computerized access control, CCTV and electronic security systems.
Performing Arts Centre of the Free State January July
Security/ Loss Control Manager
* Investigations, security, safety and risk management in the entertainment industry.
* Implemented and chaired a Fraud and Risk Management Committee as prescribed by the Public Finance Management Act.
* Successfully planned and managed security and emergency response of events where spectators including governmental VIP&;s attended.
* Successfully introduced electronic security systems including computerized access control, CCTV, alarm and guard monitoring systems at the company
* Implemented the Makrosafe Health & Safety Management System at the company.
* Managed a workforce of persons supported by temporary staff of .
Massmart Holdings DION Stores January December
Loss Prevention Manager
* Minimizing loss through effective management of internal investigation, security, safety functions in a retail environment.
* Reduced the shrinkage figure from . % to . % through the implementation of cost effective security measures.
* Introduced the first track operated CCTV system in the Massmart Group at the DION Welkom Branch that resulted in a significant number of apprehensions of shoplifters.
* Managed an outsourced security manpower compliment of .
Anglo American, Freegold Mines January December
Asset Protection Officer
* Rendering security services in a high risk gold mining environment.
* Supervision of Patrolmen and Security Sergeants.
* Performed crime prevention patrols to prevent and detect crime.
* Investigated reported crime including all aspects of statement taking, collection of evidence, case docket management, and subsequent criminal and disciplinary processes.
* Performed security risk audits and made recommendations to mitigate the risk in a cost effective manner.
* Performed cash and bullion escorts.
* Maintaining security barracks administration including all aspects of health and safety.
* Security of vacant mine residential properties.
* Armed alarm reaction duties.
* Performed crowd / riot management in a team scenario.
South African Defence Force, SA Intelligence School January June
Counter Intelligence Instructor
* Attained the rank of Lieutenant.
* Selected to serve as Instructor in the Regimental Training Branch and was responsible for basic military training of recruits, counter intelligence training of candidate officers and training of new instructors.
* Performed operational duties urban counter insurgence.
* Received a commendation for outstanding service in from the Officer Commanding, SA Intelligence School.
High School Diploma Senior Certificate, Welkom Gymnasium, .
BA Degree, University of the Free State, .
Programme in Security Management, University of South Africa, .
Certificate in Handwriting / Document Examination, HJN Training,
Certificate in Forensic Voice Stress Examination, Welcor Truth Verification Centre, .
Incident Management Course, DART Training, .
Industrial Fire Fighting Course, Fire Prevention Association of SA, .
Vehicle Rescue & Extrication Course, MAT Training, .
Fire Prevention & Safety Strategies Course, Fire Prevention Association of SA, .
Safety, Health & Environmental Management Training Course, HASLAC Academy, .
Continued Professional Investigator Training, Academy for Investigative Training, .
Security Supervisory Course, Freegold Mine Training Centre, .
Security Officer Grade EB with Armed Response, UWJ Training Centre, .
Counter Intelligence Officers Course, SA Intelligence School SA Army, .
* Professional Registration
Registered with Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority of South Africa PSIRA.
Registered Forensic Voice Stress Examiner with the American Polygraph and Voice Stress Association APAVSA and South African Polygraph and Voice Stress Association SAPAVSA.