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Job Description

The Role of Security Officer is to provide a security service at the working location which is in line with the Assignment Instructions set by our client / customer in order to protect their employees, property and other assets.

We strive to deliver the highest levels of customer service which consistently demonstrate Securitas' core values of Integrity, Vigilance and Helpfulness on a daily basis.

Please note that the prospective Security Officer must have acquired the full SIA licence before being able to start work on operational shifts.

We pride ourselves by providing our employees with a chance to build a career within the Security sector by enabling them to gain qualifications and accreditation which will lead to a successful career here at Securitas.

Although demanding, a Security Officer role with Securitas will allow you to demonstrate your exemplary customer service skills as you engage with customers, clients and visitor. throughout each shift, whilst remaining alert to security issues and keeping everyone safe.

The main duties and responsibilities as a Security Officer are to prevent and deter unauthorised access to site and monitor fire alarms, intruder alarms and CCTV as appropriate.

You will be conducting external and internal security patrols as detailed in the Assignment Instructions and oversee traffic controls and apply parking restrictions as required.

You will be carrying out routine tests of security equipment where appropriate and managing keys and perform locking and unlocking duties as detailed in the Assignment Instructions.

You will be esuring all health and safety procedures are followed at all times and record and report all faults, health and safety hazards and unsafe working practices to supervisor/manager whilst reporting / recording all accidents in accordance with the Assignment Instructions.

There is an element of loss and waste prevention where you will be reporting any instances of property being lost, stolen, damaged and/or vandalised.

During all duties you will display the highest standard of personal presentation and smartness of uniform to maintain the image of Securitas and the customer.

Candidate Description

SIA licence.

To work with us you will need to be confident, articulate and communicate well both orally and in written language.

Our team need to be immaculately turned out, polite and proactive when engaging with customers to ensure a complete customer experience is provided, as we aim to maintain our outstanding reputation for excellence.,

  • Security experience

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Basic knowledge of computers

  • A full driving licence and access to your own vehicle is desireable but not essential

Employer Description

With our roots dating back to 1934, Securitas is one of the largest Security Service organisations in the world specialising in protecting Corporate Organisations, SME's and the public. We boast a workforce of 370,000 employees worldwide with 10,000 employees in the UK alone.

Securitas are redefining the way that Security Officers are perceived within the security sector and unlike other security companies, we are driving solutions that combine people technology and knowledge rather than just static guarding. We are establishing a reputation that is second to none as we integrate with the operations teams within hundreds of high-profile companies.

We are breaking down the barriers in the Security industry by encouraging and empowering Gender Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace.

Securitas is a company where you can come to develop a career, with access to training and the ability to gain qualifications, you can grow in confidence and take on more responsibility. Our people are empowered and are not micro-managed We trust people to do a good job and make a difference every day. And we recognise our employee's efforts and achievements through our 'you make a difference awards' and quarterly 'community award' schemes.