Security Officer – Corporate (Harlow)

Recruiter
Cordant Services
Location
Harlow
Salary
£8.58/hour
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Security Officer - Corporate (Harlow)

Harlow, CM17

£8.58 per hour

Cordant Security are currently looking for Corporate Security Officers to be based in the Harlow (CM17) area. Interested candidates must have a valid frontline SIA licences/SIA training certificates.

Responsibilities of the Corporate Security Officer:

* Ensure the safety and security of people, premises and property

* Undertake patrols and inspections
* Cover gatehouse, reception & lock/unlock duties
* Assist staff and visitors to site
* Ensure all H&S policies are adhered to
* Ensuring that no unauthorised persons are permitted in prohibited areas
* Maintain an accurate record of any incidents that occur

* Greet visitors and ensure relevant security procedures are carried out
* Incident escalation
* Perimeter checks
* Access controls
* In addition to these functions employees are required to undertake such other duties as may be reasonably required

Requirements of the Corporate Security Officer:

* Fully comprehensive 5 year work/education history
* Clear communication & administration skills
* Excellent customer service skills
* A full UK driving licence and access to own transport is desirable for this role
* Security systems knowledge & telephone/switchboard skills

* Reliable with excellent time-management skills
* Smart, well groomed and confident
* Good report writing skills
* Conflict management aware
* High level of Customer Care Awareness
* First Aid training would be an advantage
* IT literacy would be an advantage
* If successful applicants must be able to pass MOD screening
* Must be a UK Citizen
* At least 1 year experience in a similar role

Incentives for the Corporate Security Officer:

* Approximately 56 hours per week, covering 12 hour shifts on a 3 days, 3 nights & 3 off roster. Officers will be required to cover a mixture of days, nights and weekends. Applicants need to be flexible
* 28 days annual leave per year inclusive of bank holidays
* Full and ongoing training with a view for career development
* A range of employee discounts for the purchase of goods and services
* Company Contributed Work Place Pension

Cordant Security Ltd is a nationwide company with a diverse employee team and we welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates.

We have opportunities available across the UK in a variety of roles and offer genuine paths to career progression and a range of employee benefits.

Contact our Recruitment Team on: (Apply online only) to apply for this vacancy

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy