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Hi, we're Securitas, we guard and protect things, right now somewhere around the world someone's most important assets are being monitored and protected by our Security Teams. From maintaining a safe environment for fans at Wembley Stadium or monitoring CCTV for savers cash at a global Bank, through to guarding the real estate and construction workforce for one of the UK's largest Rail infrastructure projects, our Security Officers play an integral role in making people feel safe. How you will make an impact as a Licensed Security Officer:
Reporting to the onsite Supervisor, the Licensed Security Officer will be based within a large Technology Experience Centre.
You will play a vital security role in protecting our client's site, property and assets whilst keeping both employees and visiting customers safe.
You will also be required to carry out timed patrols across the Centre, walking perimeters both internally across different levels.
You will be required to static guard a front entrance position for long periods of time.
You may also be required to COVID marshal visitors at the front entrance of the centre.
You will always remain alert and vigilant to detect and deter any suspicious or threatening activity.
As a Security Officer, you will retain full control of any threatening behaviour until the arrival of the Police or other external agency.
Ensure health and safety procedures are always followed recording and reporting all faults, health and safety hazards.
You will be required to operate a two-way radio.
Carry out initial investigations and report both verbally and in writing on incidents, suspicious activities, objects and vehicles.
What you will bring to the role of a Licensed Security Officer:
Previous experience gained in a Corporate or Retail Security environment is essential.
You will hold a current SIA License or be willing to complete the necessary training to acquire professional accreditation.
Applicants will possess excellent customer service skills
Applicants will have good communication skills, able to articulate with authority
You must be able to remain calm and maintain a high level of professionalism at all times
You will have a resilient approach to your guarding duties
You will be vigilant and alert, able to use caution and apply an inquisitive mindset to your duties.
All applicants must hold a clear 5-year checkable employment history
A basic level of PC literacy is required, able to use email and operate a two-way radio.
You will be required to work alternating shift patterns these will include both days, evenings and weekends., Our values are the foundation of our operations and the corporate culture is built on these values that help to shape a long-term, financially successful enterprise by creating value for customers, employees, and shareholders. They are summarized in three words: Integrity, Vigilance, and Helpfulness.
With our roots dating to 1934, Securitas is one of the largest security service organizations in the world, we have around 150,000 clients, of which 150 are globally listed companies. We specialize in protecting corporate organizations, small to medium-sized businesses, and the public so a successful applicant will join an industry leader with over 370,000 employees, of which 9,500 are in the UK. Securitas is encouraging and empowering Diversity & Inclusion in the workplace and has been recognised with both UK SuperBrand and UK Top Employer awards for 2019. We are a company where you can develop your Security career, with access to training and the ability to gain professionally recognised qualifications so you can grow in confidence and take on more responsibility. If you want to know more about why Securitas is the world's leading security group, and our continuing work in the Diversity & Inclusion space, simply visit: Join the Securitas Team today!