Are you the person who can ensure travelers at Svalbard Airport have a safe journey and a good security experience? If so, we’re looking for you!

As a security monitor at one of the airports, you play a crucial role in Norway’s most prominent security mission. Your ability to interact with people in a friendly and respectful manner is vital. We expect commitment and the capability to create safe and enjoyable experiences for all our travelers.

Joining the Security Mission

We are currently seeking security monitors for Svalbard Airport due to increasing demand. While prior experience in security or service professions is preferred, other work experiences are also interesting to us. With over 1100 security inspectors and service staff in Norway, we are looking for individuals of all ages and backgrounds.

Job Positions

The positions include day and evening shifts, as well as weekend work. We have a 70% position available soon, and for this role, a furnished apartment is provided.

We are also hiring for a 20% position (primarily weekend job) and a 60% position. Living in Longyearbyen is advantageous for the latter positions.

Immediate Joining

The positions are open for immediate and continuous joining. If you dream of Svalbard, love nature experiences, outdoor life, and long winters, Svalbard and Longyearbyen might be the right place for you.


To qualify, you need to have a pure character, a category B driver’s license with a car, be at least 18 years old, and have good hearing and color vision. The work can be physically demanding, requiring good health. Proficiency in both spoken and written Norwegian and satisfactory English language skills are necessary.

Personal Characteristics

We are looking for individuals who are open, have good communication skills, are service-oriented, enjoy meeting people with a smile and a welcoming attitude, work well in teams, are comprehensive and accurate, and align with our values of work strength, reliability, collaboration, and commitment.

What We Offer

  • A unique and versatile job in an international environment
  • A growing company providing good employment opportunities
  • An exciting and enjoyable working environment with colleagues of all ages
  • Training and courses as a security monitor
  • Employee benefits and discounts
  • Rentable accommodation

How to Apply?

You can apply for the position by clicking on the APPLY button. Communication with candidates is through email, so ensure the accuracy of your registered email.

Also, monitor the spam folder, as emails may end up there.

Avarn Security is a leading security provider in the Nordic countries, serving both public and private sectors. As a comprehensive supplier, our delivery operations range from security and alarm services to technical security solutions, industrial protection, control and security readiness, and consulting services. With approximately 16,000 employees across Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland, we anticipate sales of 9.25 billion Norwegian kroner in 2023.

Our core values of reliability, collaboration, work, and commitment are deeply embedded in our daily work and serve as guiding principles for all our activities. Our focus is always on the safety and security of our clients – we protect people and values.

Living in Longyearbyen

Svalbard and Longyearbyen offer a unique lifestyle for those who dream of it. With vibrant cultural life and community gatherings, the region attracts people who appreciate nature and outdoor living, especially the long winter months.

Does this sound exciting? Do you want to become part of our security family? Then, apply now.


In conclusion, if you’ve ever dreamt of Svalbard, enjoy nature, and want to be part of a vibrant community, this security position might be the perfect fit for you. Join us in ensuring safe travels and a secure environment for all.


  1. Is prior security experience mandatory?No, while preferred, we also consider other work experiences.
  2. What are the working hours for the positions? Positions include day and evening shifts, with some requiring weekend work.
  3. Are accommodations provided for all positions? Yes, a furnished apartment is available for the 70% position.
  4. Is knowledge of the Norwegian language essential? Yes, proficiency in spoken and written Norwegian is necessary.
  5. How soon can I join if selected? Positions are open for immediate and continuous joining.