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Working here

At Armourguard we embrace diversity and employ people from all walks of life, supporting everyone to be the best they can. For your success is our success.

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An amazing team

Our people are the heart of our business

Working in security is about more than just a job. That’s why we encourage our people to gain new skills and develop their career when working at Armourguard.

Gain a qualification, advance your career in security.

All of our people get the training they need to do the best job they can when working at Armourguard. For our frontline team, this means having a COA (Certificate of Approval) and being encouraged and supported to gain a NZQA Level 3 Certificate in Security as a minimum. Specialist training is also given in many cases, depending upon the site and the client’s needs.

We are a nationwide business with a wide range of services, so there are plenty of job choices and career opportunities for our people who want to advance their career in security.

Armourguard security officers on the job in Auckland
Market leaders


We pay well compared with other security companies in New Zealand and provide training and other benefits.

Security guards on duty at Auckland Airport
Full-time, part-time and casual


We have a range of flexible working opportunities for people who want to work one to two days a week, right through to those who are wanting to work full-time hours. There are good choices for people who are looking to get back into the workforce or those wanting to develop a career in security.

We proudly employ a diverse group of people. Nationwide more than 35 different ethnicities and many different faiths are represented within Armourguard, and our employees’ ages range spans from 18 through to 89 years old.

Shane O'Halloran - Armourguard General Manager NZ