Do you have what it takes to be an Licenced Security Officer with Securitas?
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Licensed Security Officer to join our dynamic team on a Permanent basis. This role is perfect for anyone who is looking to stay within the Security industry or looking to start a new career in Security.
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.
Security Officer | Security Guard | Security | SIA | Protective Services
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
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.Essential Skills
To work with us you will need to be confident, articulate and communicate well both orally and in written language. You will need to be able to get to different sites as required, so either have your own transport or be in an area with good public transport links.
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.
Flexiability to possibly work a mixture of days and nights over a 7 day period.
- 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
Securitas is the leading global security services provider employing more than 345,000 people scanning 58 markets, throughout North America, Australia, Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. In the UK, Securitas employs over 10,000 people, providing Protective Services to a wide range of clients from small local businesses, to national and global corporations, and even international airports. Its operational centre in Milton Keynes provides support to the largest mobile fleet in the UK. It also houses the industry first Training and Development Academy with accreditation from City & Guilds. Securitas' focus is on security and its ability to offer real value through its six Protective Services, including Fire and Safety. Unique within the industry, its focused service offering is a key differentiator in all the markets in which it operates. With its global footprint, Securitas is at the forefront of innovation, moving the industry towards predictive security by harnessing 'big data' to provide intelligent, pro-active solutions
10.70 - 10.70 per hour