Security Officer Vacancy

Role Overview:

We are looking for a reliable and professional security officer to undertake security work at our client’s premises in Clyde Shopping Centre. We’ll rely on you to keep our client’s site safe whilst maintaining a high visible presence, as per an agreed specification. There will be a requirement to cover shifts Monday to Sunday including day and night shifts and there will be up to 40 hours available per week (4 on and 3 off).

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To ensure a high standard of security is maintained (as per specification).
  • To protect our client’s property, the public and staff by maintaining a safe and secure environment.
  • Monitor for signs of crime or disorder and investigate disturbances.
  • Act lawfully at all times on our client’s site.
  • Take accurate notes of unusual occurrences.
  • Report in detail any suspicious incidents.
  • Patrol randomly and regularly the client’s buildings and perimeter.
  • Monitor and control access at building entrances and any vehicle gates.
  • Watch alarm systems or video cameras and operate detecting/emergency equipment.
  • Perform first aid as required.

Person Specification:

  • Previous security guard experience preferred.
  • SIA License (Security Guard or Door Supervisor).
  • SIA CCTV License also preferred.
  • Full UK Driving Licence.
  • Honest and trustworthy.
  • Ability to stay calm in difficult situations.
  • Excellent communication skills and customer focus.
  • Ability to work with CCTV and other security equipment although training will be given.
  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Flexibility and patience.

Job Type: Permanent 40 hours per week

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £8.51 /hour


  • customer service: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driving License (Preferred)
  • Sia Security (Required)

Flexible Working Options Available:

  • Not offered
  • Closing date 13th September 2019
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