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21 / 09 / 2018

Security Officer - Newport


Location: NP19 - Newport
Position: Security Officer - Newport
Employment: Full Time
Salary: £8.00 ph
Post Date: 21 / 09 / 2018

Monday – Sunday: 06:00 – 18:00 & 18:00 – 06:00

Job Description

We are looking for professional Security Officers to protect our customer sites, assets and personnel. You will be a visual deterrent on site to help prevent any theft, damage or other illegal activities to take place. Your duties would include, but are not limited to; Gate house duties, access and egress, traffic management, liaising with the client, staff and visitors, signing visitors in/out ensuring Health and Safety rules are followed, locks and unlocks, fire watch and site patrolling.

Key Responsibilities

  • Secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry to authorised personnel only
  • Prevent loss and damage to client sites by reporting irregularities
  • Observe for signs of crime or disorder and investigate disturbances
  • Take accurate notes to complete reports, log book entries and all relevant paperwork to a high standard -  including reporting in detail any incidents occurring whilst on duty
  • Monitor and control access at building entrances and vehicle gates – including controlling traffic
  • Ensure risk assessment and assignment instructions are followed at all times to meet the customer requirements
  • Deal with customers, staff and visitors in a professional manner
  • You must at all times conduct yourself in a manner which brings credit to Churchill Security Ltd and take appropriate care of all equipment and uniform issued
  • You must ensure you attend sites in full, clean Churchill Security Ltd uniform and present yourself in a professional manner (Uniform will be issued upon induction)
  • To assist in training new security officers in all aspects of their job
  • You may also need to attend training courses, as instructed by the management team or certain customers.
  • You will be responsible for ensuring you are fully aware and understand the health and safety policy of both Churchill Security Ltd and the site you are working on.
  • To take effective action in an emergency and co-operate fully with the relevant services
  • Carry out any other Duties of a reasonable request by the client

Person Specification

Essential

  •            Valid SIA License
  •            Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  •            Good Organisational skills
  •            Ability to deal with clients
  •            High level of professionalism
  •            Flexible working hours
  •            Reliable with excellent time keeping
  •            Ability to use initiative and be adaptable
  •            Ability to work effectively on your own and part of a team

Desirable

  •            Self-motivated
  •            Computer literate- Microsoft
  •            Experience working with the Security industry
  •            Driving licence
  •            First aid Qualification
  •            Enthusiastic and willing to develop new skills

There is free onsite parking, with full welfare facilities and full PPE and uniform is provided. You will be working as part of a consistent and friendly security team. There is potential for extra hours upon availability.

If you meet the criteria above and are interested in working with Churchill Security Ltd who are in the TOP 5% of ACS approved companies and have a professional presence nationwide then please apply today and kick start your security career.