Security Officer

8.79 - 8.79 GBP Hourly + GBP8.79/hour
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Contract Type
ISS Facility Services Security are seeking a Security Officer required for our client site based in Hixon, Staffordshire, working on a Full Time Permanent basis 40 Hours Per week on an evening shift pattern, currently a mixture Mon-Fri 1700 - 0100 to include Public/Bank Holidays.

Duties and responsibilities include access and egress control, logging and recording vehicle movements at the gatehouse and transport gates, authenticating right of access, conducting Internal & External patrols, following site specific procedures, assisting in all emergency incidents, manage onsite administration, providing and maintaining the highest standards of security service and Customer Care.

Job Overview:

You will ensure the safety and security of people, premises and property.

Principle Accountabilities:

* Undertake patrols and inspections in accordance with Assignment Instructions, Standard Operating Procedures
* Able to administer first aid
* Covering the Gatehouse and Transport Gate Duties
* Perform lock & unlock duties
* Assist staff and visitors to site
* Greet visitors and ensure relevant security procedures are carried out
* Ensuring all H&S policies are adhered to
* In addition to these functions employees are required to undertake such other duties as may be reasonably required
* Ensuring that no unauthorised persons are permitted in prohibited areas
* Maintaining an accurate record of any incidents that occur


* A valid Frontline Security Guarding, Door Supervision or Close Protection SIA license
* Able to administer first aid (First Aid preferred, training will be provided)
* Full UK Manual Driving license and competent in driving a motor vehicle, this is a mandatory requirement due to operational requirements of vehicle patrols in and around our client's operational areas - access to a pool vehicle will be provided where applicable
*Fully comprehensive 5 year work/education history; including full company names, addresses and landline contact numbers.
* Clear communication both written and verbal
* Excellent communication & administration skills
* Must be punctual and have the ability to think on their feet
* Reliable with excellent time-management skills.
* Smart, well-groomed and confident.
* A commitment to providing first class customer service is essential
* Willingness to undertake comprehensive foot patrols as required by the operation
* Must be a team player
* Good report writing skills
* Conflict management aware
* High level of Customer Care Awareness
* Security systems knowledge
* Telephone/switchboard skills
* IT literacy would be an advantage

In return we offer:

* Regular overtime opportunities available
* Bank Holiday's will be paid at double time (Hours worked from Midnight to Midnight)
* Working hours will be generally 12 hour shifts over, days, nights and weekends and some short notice changes as required by the operation
* 28 days annual leave per year including bank holidays
* Auto Enrolment Pension scheme
* Full company uniform provided with PPE
* Employee perks with payroll provider
* Working with a global leader in Facility Services
* ISS App Available to be used by all employees via any smart phone
* Comprehensive training offered including E Learning Modules
* Annual Appraisal, including & Career Development opportunities

ISS Facility Services Security is a global company with a diverse employee team and we welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates