Our People

Staff and Training

SSM recognizes that human resources are the key attribute to company success. The exceptionally low staff turnover ensures continuity of services to clients and is achieved through a supportive working environment, supervision, hands-on management, rigorous selection policies & practices, dedication to continual improvement processes of internal company auditing, ongoing staff training & encouragement, clear concise communication and professional accountability.  All staff maintain a specialist job knowledge and expertise which ensures superior service delivery.

Staff members are selected on the basis of mature outlook, demonstrable communication and life skills and ability to recognize his or her part in the client / service provider relationship. SSM aims to meet all client requirements and there is a very clear understanding that client satisfaction is paramount. We provide our staff with ongoing training, workplace trainers, encouragement, regular feedback which ensures they are equipped to meet our stringent practices.

All officers receive focused company and client-specific training from highly experienced management personnel.  Multi-skilling and ongoing personal, supervision and management training is actively encouraged as a part of the employee development program. SSM employs workplace trainers, assessors and administrators to assist in these aspects.

Our staff members are provided with company issued uniforms & accessories which maintains a professional image and ensures appropriate garments and safety attire are on hand for seasonal changes & site requirements.