Would you like to help us make the world a safer place, people protecting people?
Here at Securitas we guard and protect a variety of clients across the globe, these range from banks, retail chains, and leisure venues through to corporate offices.
Our employees play an integral role in making people feel safe. Securitas is encouraging and empowering diversity & inclusion in the workplace and has been recognised with both UK SuperBrand and UK Top Employer awards for 2020 / 21.
Would you like to play a key part in a multi-million-pound business?
You will be protecting the customer’s employees, property and other assets.
Our client uses cutting-edge technology combined with incredible connectivity and award-winning support.
If you feel that you can make a difference, then come and join Securitas!
Delivering the highest levels of customer service which consistently demonstrate Securitas’ core values of Integrity , Vigilance and Helpfulness .
DAYS - Saturdays and Sundays (07 : 00 to 19 : 00)
NIGHTS - Mondays and Tuesdays (19 : 00 to 07 : 00)
Being a British National, you must have a valid SC Clearance or be willing to go through the rigorous checks required to obtain such a licence to work on this site due to the nature of the site.
How you will make an impact as a Security Officer :
Prevent and deter unauthorised access to site
Monitor fire alarms, intruder alarms and CCTV
Conduct external and internal security patrols
Carry out routine tests of security equipment
Maintain all logbooks and records, ensuring all paperwork is completed in a timely fashion and conduct effective handover procedures.
Record and report all faults, health and safety hazards and unsafe working practices to management
Provide support, guidance, and information to all staff, visitors, and contractors whilst ensuring the safeguarding of the premises
Ensure health and safety procedures are followed at all times
Report any usage of First Aid equipment and shortfalls in the contents of First Aid boxes
Report instances of property at risk of being lost, stolen, damaged and / or vandalised
During patrols, switch off unnecessary lights and close windows
Display an outstanding level of customer service
Display the highest standard of personal presentation to maintain the image of Securitas and the customer
Identify opportunities for improving practices and processes
The ability to work independently and as part of a team
Undertake any other duties as requested by Management
Uniform and PPE will be provided. To provide a 5-year checkable work / career history. All applicants will be vetted in line with industry standards (BS7858)
What you will bring to be a Security Officer :
5-year checkable employment history
Right to work in the UK
Security Cleared or be willing to go through the rigorous checks
First Aid trained
Must be able to work weekends and nights
Confident, articulate and communicate well both orally and in written language
Committed and reliable
Able to negotiate and deal with sensitive and confidential matters with tact and discretion
English orally and written
Smart / presentable in appearance
Able to work independently as well as part of a team
Punctual and reliable
The ability to make good judgment and come to sensible conclusions
Completion of in-house training within the probation period
GCSE English & Maths
Good level of fitness
Driving License with use of own vehicle beneficial
Basic Health and Safety Certificate
Knowledge of BS7858