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    Security / Fire / Police

  • Salary:

    £18554 - £22880

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    1 day ago

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Job Description

Are you ready for the next step in your Security Career? or maybe you would like a career change and want to join the Security Industry? Now is your chance - We need you!

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.

  • Full and Part-time positions available.

  • Must be available days, nights and weekends.

    Shifts are available on our Company portal so as a Relief Security Officer you get to choose what suits you each week.

    Our Security Officers will have the duty of:

  • Heavily guarding the property, premises, customers, clients and colleagues of our client.

  • Provide support, guidance and information to all staff, visitors and contractors.

  • Ensuring premises are safeguarding via regular foot patrols.

  • Monitor fire alarms, intruder alarms and CCTV - carrying out routine checks and testing of equipment if required.

  • Ensure health and safety procedures are always followed.

  • Record and report all faults, health and safety hazards and unsafe working practices.

  • Remain 100% alert and vigilant at all times to detect and deter any suspicious or threatening behaviour.

  • Retain full control of any threatening behaviour until the arrival of the police or any other external agency.

  • Provide traffic control and apply parking restrictions as required.

  • Monitoring loss and waste - reporting of any incidences.

  • Undertake any other duties as requested by Branch Management.

Candidate Description

Requirements of Security Officer:

  • SIA License

  • The right to work in the UK

  • A 5-year checkable history

  • Excellent customer service, people skills, organisational skills and time management

  • Ability to stay alert at all times during shifts

  • Smart and presentable in appearance

  • Flexibility - willing to work at different sites or different shifts when asked (sometimes at short notice)

Employer Description

Securitas is an all-inclusive employer, and we encourage individuality within our company. 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, please visit our website.