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  • Location

    Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Security / Fire / Police

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £21237

  • Job ref:

    WRT-2021-11-10-4771873AE99E

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-06-22

  • Client:

    Securitas

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.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a dedicated professional team of experts that are truly some of the best in their field. A great opportunity to elevate your career prospects.

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 diligence and vigilance.

Working 60 hours per week

Monday to Friday - 07:00 to 19:00

Our Security Supervisors will have the duty of:

  • Enforces access control policy using security devices.

  • Rostering and forward planning reporting officers ensuring sufficient cover for holidays, sickness and holidays

  • Monitor's cameras and access control systems covering data halls and entry/exit doors.

  • Utilizes excellent customer service and communications skills in dealing with client employees, vendors, visitors, and contractors.

  • Monitoring and managing the appearance and behaviours of all Security personnel.

  • Creates and maintains an atmosphere that is responsive, courteous and respectful; presents a professional image of security.

  • Identifies suspicious or prohibited individuals, materials, vehicles, or other items, and ensures that property removal is conducted in accordance with client standards.

  • Defuses and manages confrontational, aggressive or threatening people or situations through intervention that utilizes effective communication and other skills.

  • Possesses physical stamina and quick responsiveness.

  • Patrols assigned area checking for unsafe conditions, hazards, unlocked doors, security violations, blocked doors, mechanical problems, and unauthorized persons.

  • Responds to emergency and routine incidents including unauthorized incursions, fire, medical emergencies, bomb threat, suspicious activities and people, flooding, hazardous materials, and facilities issues.

  • Clearly communicates all security issues, incidents, and policy violations to the PSOC using two-way radio, telephone, or email.

  • Any other adhoc duties required by the Deputy Branch Manager

Candidate Description

Requirements of Security Supervisor:

  • SIA License.

  • The right to work in the UK and a 5-year checkable history.

  • Highly motivated, energetic, self-directed individual.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.

  • Skilled in staff supervision, including assigning work and providing training.

  • Capable of learning a variety of security and safety device controls.

  • Maintaining composure, you and your Officers will retain full control of any threatening behaviour until the arrival of the Police or other external agency.

  • Computer literate.

  • Strong customer service skills and customer focus.

Employer Description

With roots dating back to 1934, Securitas is one of the largest security service organisations in the world. We are a company that offer career progression and development, providing access to training and the ability to gain professionally recognised qualifications.

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.

Join the Securitas Team today!