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Security Officer

Job Title: Security Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Kilbride
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SDX/TP/307007/40817
Job Published: January 14, 2019 09:24

Job Description


We currently have an opportunity for a Security Officer to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

As a Security Officer you could be responsible for:

 

Ad-hoc support for our security operations
Ensuring buildings, valuables or people are safe and secure
Patrolling, securing and monitoring premises, sometimes with the aid of closed circuit television (CCTV)
Supervising the door for a large organisation
Guarding cash or other valuables in transit in a security vehicle
Driving vehicles as and when required
Health and Safety and Evacuation procedures
The successful candidate for this role will have:

A full current driving licence
Excellent communication skills
Excellent awareness skills
Experience in working in a similar role
A SIA Licence holder – Manned Guarding Licence, SIA Licence holder – CCTV desirable
Knowledge of security techniques
Knowledge of site and local emergency procedures
As a Security Officer you will be responsible for: 

Use of various computer systems to book vehicles on and off site
Ensuring buildings, valuables or people are safe and secure
Patrolling, securing and monitoring premises, sometimes with the aid of closed circuit television (CCTV)
Checking vehicles on exit
To log and transfer calls, relay messages and provide guidance and advice to visitors, clients, contractors and staff
Control of the key press and issuing of keys
Compile accurate incident reports where appropriate and requested
Health and Safety and Evacuation procedures
Ad-hoc support for our security operations
Package includes:

12hr shifts days, nights and weekends
20 days holiday per year
Overtime available
Additional holidays after 5 years service
 

Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young persons and vulnerable adults. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland (Scotland).

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors.

With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.