Security Officer - Security Clearance
Manchester, England, GB
4d ago

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
  • Great Location

    Additional Information

    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)

    Required Skills

    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
  • SIA license
  • 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
  • Computer literate
  • 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
  • Security experience
  • Desirable Skills

  • CCTV license
  • Driving License with use of own vehicle beneficial
  • Basic Health and Safety Certificate
  • Knowledge of BS7858
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