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Event Security Officer - Theatres Manchester, United Kingdom Up to £11.00 hourly

Event Security Officer - Theatres

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom |
Salary: Up to £11.00 hourly |
Posted: 21 Oct 2021 |
Business Unit: UK Secure Solutions |
Contracted Hours: Per Diem |
Employee Status: Casual |
Reference: 210002RZ

Manchester is a vibrant city with a busy event calendar.There is always something to look forward to. We are looking for Event Security Stewards to join the G4S Events team at work specifically at the  Ambassador Theatre Group (The Palace Theatre and Opera House) in Manchester, from December through till Mid Januany, with addidtion shifts available at football, cricket, concerts and conferences after.


We are looking to recruit Event Security Officers to join our customer focused event team to support the theatres in a safe, secure way in line with government guidelines. We have work across the sports and music industries, spanning the whole of the UK - so you will have the opportunity to be a part of the events you love.


Manchester is a key location for G4S Events - not only could you be working at a Palace Theatre or Opera House, Manchester through out the week, there is additional shifts available a premiership football grounds or a high profile cricket ground and events venue but you will also have an opportunity to be part of broader music and sporting events across the region. If you're open to travel we even have opportunities to be part of some of the biggest events across the UK.


As we are coming into theatres busiest season you will need to be available most evenings durign December and January to start with to cover the theatre matinees and evening shows,

Our Security Officers provide a visible reminder that safety is our number one priority for visitors and staff. Which means you could be on your feet showing people where to go, checking tickets at entry, monitoring the crowd and managing the car parking facilities. Wherever you are, you’ll be the fun, helpful and friendly face representing G4S. You will excel in customer service as this is a customer facing role.


As a Security Officer you will be responsible for securing the venues, staff and visitors for our customers. This may include:


  • Carrying out pre and post event safety checks ensuring compliance with safe working procedures

  • Searching visitors on entry to venues

  • Ensuring that no prohibited or restricted items are taken into the secured zones within the venues

  • Monitoring visitor / crowd movements and behaviour to identify potential issues or incidents and to take action as necessary

  • Dealing with visitor / crowd disruptions

  • Securing licenced / hospitality areas

You will need to hold your SIA Door Supervisor licence

Good Availabilty through out December and January

If this sounds like something you want to be involved in, you will just need to complete the following application form and one of our Recruiters will be in touch to discuss the next steps. Our recruitment and selection process is currently being conducted remotely which will include a video interview.


Given the nature of the industry, we do need to ask some questions for security and compliance purposes, but don’t worry - you will only need to complete them once.

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