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Job Description

Do you have what it takes to be a Security Officer with Securitas?, The role is to provide security services at the Stena Line Holyhead location on a full-time basis. Protecting the customer's employees, property and other assets in line with the relevant Assignment Instructions and site-specific customer requirements.

You will be working alongside other Officers at the Port, as well as the Stena Line employees and contractors, in order to ensure the area and the people within it are kept the safest they can be.

You will be the friendly and welcoming face of Security; reassuring people that they are entering an area within which they will be kept safe due to your dilligence and vigilance.

The role of a Security Officer can be challenging, especially when working with one of the most high-profile and respected brands in the world.

To be considered for this opportunity you must hold a current SIA Licence.

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.

Security Officer | Protective Services | Guard | CCTV | Door Staff

The role of a Maritime Relief Security Officer is to prevent and deter access of unauthorised persons or prohibited articles to the Port, whilst also conducting external and internal security patrols as detailed in the Assignment Instructions.

There is also the the responsibility to provide traffic control and apply parking restrictions as required and also carry out routine tests of security equipment where appropriate.

You will be providing health and safety support, guidance and information to all staff, visitors and contractors whilst ensuring safeguarding of the premises. You will be ensuring health and safety procedures are followed at all times.

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., A Maritime Security Operative is required for search procedures within the Port in Holyhead. This role will encompass all day-to-day duties of an Officer on the Port, as well as conducting vehicle, freight, and person searches upon anyone entering the Port within International Shipping and Port Security legislation. This role will require Officers to work alongside each other to ensure the safety of the Port and work alongside the Port staff, Port Police, Local Authorities, and Government Agencies.

Candidate Description

  • Must hold a valid SIA Licence.

  • Must have the right to work in the UK.

  • Have a five year checkable employment history.

  • No current criminal convictions.

  • Security Experience

  • A full UK driving licence and own transport is highly desirable.

  • Be able to work days, nights and weekends.

  • Be available as and when called upon to cover shifts, occasionally at short notice.

  • Excellent communication skills and a strong customer focus

  • Be punctual and reliable

  • Be smart and presentable in appearance

  • Computer literate

Desirable Skills

  • Maritime and/or Search Officer experience, 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., 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.

Employer Description

With our roots dating back 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., 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: