Security Officer Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom 13.05 hourly
Security OfficerLocation: Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom | Salary: 13.05 hourly | Posted: 9 May 2022 | Business Unit: UK Secure Solutions | Contracted Hours: Full-time | Employee Status: Permanent | Reference: 44
Our way of life is not how it used to be. We’re looking for individuals who are looking to be part of our team in making the difference to get life moving again. In partnership with one of our biggest customers, we are supporting their goal in adapting to this new world; getting our country back on its feet and people back into employment. Join us as a dedicated Site Support Officer to help secure the new normal for the nation and a stable career for yourself with the market leader in security. Don’t worry, if you’re not already experienced in security we’ll give you all the training you need!
This is a customer facing role for a prestigious client in a dynamicretail environment where you will be responsible for protecting both the staff working on the premises also the customers entering the buildings. Our work has never been more vital and we need you to help make it happen. With a keen eye and a brilliant way with people, you will be a friendly face who enjoys helping the public and being on your feet all day. In return you can look forward to an interesting role where no two days are the same with amazing career opportunities.
As things keep developing, every day will be different. But you’ll be able to provide a consistent service, with day-to-day responsibilities such as:
- Presenting at all times a smart, alert, visible and commanding security presence
- Access control and securing customer premises
- Reporting any security events and dealing with emergency situations, including initial alerts and evacuations in accordance with site procedures.
- Great communication and excellent customer service skill are essential.
You will need to be aged 18 or over, a confident communicator who is a team player with the drive to provide a friendly and professional service at all times. A good IT knowledge is also key. You must be flexible and available to work on a varied shift pattern which will include days, nights and weekends. It would be a benefit to have some security experience and your SIA licence, however it’s not essential, as we provide full SIA (Security Industry Authority) licence training.
Join G4S and you can also enjoy real career progression with a large international company - as the world’s leading provider of security solutions, we offer loads of training and support. You’ll be in safe hands from our induction and on-site training to regular reviews and welfare checks with our managers.
5.6 weeks holiday per year, 8 of these will be in lieu of bank holidays (worked or not worked)
Workplace Pension Scheme
Great 4 Savings Employee Discount Scheme
Progression, training and development opportunities
About the Company
G4S is a leading global security and outsourcing group, specialising in outsourcing of business processes in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat. G4S have recently been acquired by Allied Universal making the company the biggest security provider and the 7th largest employer in the World.
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