Our Story



Phangela Group is a wholly South African-owned company that is comprehensively black-economic-enterprise compliant and offers a diverse range of services. Established in 2000, we are driven by a mission to provide innovative solutions to various industries and the diverse clients we serve. ​

We recognise that each client within their specific industry has unique and defined needs. To this end, Phangela Group’s specialised business divisions play a vital role, as each has the expertise and flexibility to meet the specific and ever-changing requirements of each client. Phangela Group is a wholly South African-owned company that is comprehensively black-economic-enterprise compliant and offers a diverse range of services. Established in 2000, we are driven by a mission to provide innovative solutions to various industries and the diverse clients we serve. ​ We recognise that each client within their specific industry has unique and defined needs. To this end, Phangela Group’s specialised business divisions play a vital role, as each has the expertise and flexibility to meet the specific and ever-changing requirements of each client. ​ Each division has a specialised Recruitment and HR department and networking between these divisions play an important role in Phangela Group’s service philosophy as they are devised to work together, ensuring clients a complete outsourcing solution. Each division has a specialised Recruitment and HR department and networking between these divisions play an important role in Phangela Group’s service philosophy as they are devised to work together, ensuring clients a complete outsourcing solution.

BUSINESS DIVISIONS



  • Security Services – Commercial, Industrial, Retail, Armed, Riot and Special Events
  • Armed Response – S.W.A.T.
  • Electronics – Access Control Systems, CCTV, Alarm Installations
  • Cleaning and Hygiene Services
  • HR and Labour Recruiting – permanent and contractual, as well as payroll administration
  • Undercover Services – investigations, plain-clothed store detectives
  • Trolley Management

COMPANY CREDENTIALS



Company Registration: 2011/00902/23
B-BBEE Level 3: 110% Procurement
VAT Registration: 4850258494
Tax Reference: 9200223189
UIF: U090777428
PAYE: 7090777428
SDL: L090777428

UNIQUE SERVICE ATTRIBUTES



INDUSTRY SPECIALISTS

Phangela Group employs INDUSTRY SPECIALISTS, and not area Managers. Phangela Provides dedicated industry specific support to each individual industry.

These industries include but are not limited to:

  • Commercial & Industrial Sector

  • Shopping Centre & Retail Sector

  • Distribution & Warehousing Sector

  • Housing, Golf & Security Estates

  • Banks & Financial Institutions

  • Health & Education Sector

  • Mining Sector

  • Hospitality & Events Sector

 

LIVE AND MEASURABLE

 

All of Phangela’s Control measures are LIVE & MEASURABLE and is monitored in our 24/7 state-of-the-art Control Room.

This includes but is not limited to:

  • Placement and Control of Security Officers

  • Payment of Security Officers

  • Access control systems

  • Patrol Systems

  • Vehicle tracking

  • HR/IR Functions

  • Electronic Occurrence Book and escalations (EMS)

 

EMS

 

EMS (Events Management System) is an integrated application system that is used to capture and manage occurrence information in any environment where manual occurrence books are normally used. The application is typically applied to the security guarding environment but can be extended to incorporate most activities related to the management of sites.

This includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Criminal incidents and procedures

  • Operational Incidents and procedures

  • Site maintenance events and processes

  • Occupational Health & Safety and processes

  • HR & Industrial relations and processes

EMS manages escalation procedures to ensure that occurrences are treated in accordance with their severity.

  • Phangela Group is not unionised, nor are we affiliated/associated with any union.

  • Phangela Group offers incentive bonuses for staff performance.

  • Phangela Group “Buried Life Project”, is our version of Reach for a Dream for internal Security Officer staff only. Staff members are invited to write a letter motivating why they think they deserve to win, as well as stating their desired prize. Prizes are to the value of R5000 and are only in the form of the prizes stated. No cash amounts are paid out.

 

PHANGELA GROUP COMPLIANCY AUDITOR

 

Phangela employs a full-time Compliancy Auditor to review and track the organisation’s adherence to regulatory guidelines in terms of all agreements.

FULL TIME INVESTIGATOR

 

Our in-house Investigator provides an independent service for all criminal incidents that may occur at a client’s premises. The duty of the in-house Investigator is not to protect Phangela, but rather to catch and expose criminals, whether they are in Phangela’s employment or external influences.

 

KPI AND BONUSES

 

Strict measures are in place to ensure the Security Officers conform to the expectations for the site. KPIs are in place to ensure this and Security Officers are rewarded for complying. Bonuses can range from R250 to R1000.

 

S.W.A.T

 

S.W.A.T. comprises of the following divisions:

  • Armed Response

  • CCTV Monitoring

  • Riot/Strike Control

  • VIP Protection

  • Armed Escorts

 

PHANGELA GROUP STRENGTHS

  • Phangela Group has a roster accuracy of 98.6%.

  • Phangela Group achieves 100% coverage EVERYDAY.

  • Platinum status and number 1 nationally for patrol accuracy with Bloodhound Technologies – 94% patrol accuracy.

  • Phangela holds a 99.8% accuracy in terms of Access Control with “At the Gate” access control systems.

  • As part of Phangela Group’s USP, we hold a 96% KPI score on client satisfaction.

 

STAFF BENEFITS

 

(Where applicable, e.g. Firearm Bonus is only for an employee required to carry a firearm.)

1. Night Shift Allowance:

The major portion of the shift ordinarily falls between the hours of 18:00 on one day and 06:00 to the next day that an employee will be entitled to, and shall receive an allowance, in respect of each night shift worked.

2. Firearm Allowance:

Employee who is required to carry a firearm in the performance of an employee’s duties.

3. Annual Bonus:

Each employee is entitled to be paid an Annual Bonus after 12 months completed service.

4. Public Holiday:

When an employee works on a public holiday, the employer shall pay the employee in respect of the total period worked no less than double.

5. Area-3 Premium:

All Area-3 employees will receive Area-3 Premium per month.

6. Special Allowances:

Mobile Supervisor, Armed Security Officer, Armed Response Officer, National Key Point Officer, Control Centre Operator.

7. Sunday Work:

Perform duties on the relevant shift commencing on a Sunday.

8. Provident Fund (PSSPF):

Private Security Sector Provident Fund – equal contribution from employee and employer.

9. UIF:

Employee and employer contribute to the Unemployment Insurance Fund for short-term relief to workers when they become unemployed.

10. Service Benefits:

Upon completion of the following period of uninterrupted service, calculated from 19.02.2007, receive once-off service benefits
1st 5 years – R500.00
1st 10 years – R1000.00
1st 20 years – R5000.00