Area Security Officer

9.00 GBP Hourly
14 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

GBP9.00per hour

40 - 45hrs per week (depending on contract)

Monday to Sunday: Monthly shift Pattern of days/nights

Job Introduction

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Area Security Officer to join the G4S Secure Solutions (UK) team. As an Area Security Officer you would be a member of the security team responsible for securing our customers' premises. You would be conducting foot or vehicle patrols, controlling access at points of entry, securing equipment and people, responding to emergency situations and helping to identify and prevent criminal activity, you will be responsible for supporting a variety of customer sites within a designated area.

Role Responsibility

• To be an ambassador for the company

• Present for work at the designated time

• Follow on site security requirements including internal and external patrols

• Monitoring CCTV for access control

• Searching for any vehicles and persons on site.

• Report any security events in the on-site log

• Deal with emergency situations including initial alert and evacuations

• Support emergency services

• Complete the onsite paperwork in a clear format

• Liaise with G4S management and the National Call Centre regarding any security issues or problems

The Ideal Candidate


5 year checkable work history

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Experience working in a customer service environment

SIA Licence would be an advantage but full training can be offered

Driving licence and own transport essential due to work locations


Reliable, conscientious with an eye for detail

Enthusiastic and flexible approach

Capable of working independently and as part of a team

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