Security Officer - Licensed Position
Do you have what it takes to be Security Officer with Securitas?
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic 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.
This is an opportunity to work on a prestigious site located next to Addenbrook's Hospital in Cambridge. Although currently a contrsuction site once completed you might get the chance to work on a world renowned site in the future.
- Have work ethic
- Ambition to progress
- Temperture Checks
- Access Control
- Social Distancing Marshall
- Delivering high levels of customer service
Majority of the work is outside and will require you to stand on your feet however frequent breaks will be provided throughout the day. Monday to Friday positions on offer with a variety of different shifts times both days and nights.
The role of a Security Officer can be challenging, especially when working with one of the most high-profile and respected brands in the UK.
To be considered for this opportunity you must hold a current SIA Licence.
The role of Relief Security Officer is to prevent and deter unauthorised access to site and monitor fire alarms, intruder alarms and CCTV as appropriate whilst conducting external and internal security patrols as detailed in the Assignment Instructions by the client.
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.
- To be available as and when called upon to cover shifts, occasionally at short notice.
- Must hold a valid SIA Licence.
- Must have the right to work in the UK.
- Must be over 18.
- Have a five year checkable employment history or be able to produce documentary evidence of any period of unemployment,
self-employment or full and part-time education during that period.
- No current criminal convictions.
- A full UK driving licence and own transport is highly desirable.
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.
- Security experience
- An SIA security licence
- Excellent customer service skills
- A full driving licence and access to your own vehicle is desireable but not essential
Securitas are redefining the way that Security Officers are perceived within the security sector and unlike other security companies, we are driving solutions that combine people technology and knowledge rather than just static guarding. We are establishing a reputation that is second to none as we integrate with the operations teams within hundreds of high-profile companies.
We are breaking down the barriers in the security industry by encouraging and empowering gender diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
Securitas is a company where you can come to develop a career, with access to training and the ability to gain qualifications, you can grow in confidence and take on more responsibility. Our people are empowered and are not micro-managed. We trust people to do a good job and make a difference every day. We recognise our employee's efforts and achievements through our 'you make a difference awards' and quarterly 'community award' schemes.
We look after our staff in many ways and provide excellent benefits that include, various discounts on holidays and days out, support to gain your SIA licence, discounts in a variety of well-known shops and online stores, gym discounts, life assurance, cycle to work scheme, car leasing and new car discounts, City & Guilds accredited training programme and above all a genuine career roadmap