Government & Defence

Security Officer

Not Specified

Our company has new and exciting job opportunities for SIA licenced Security professionals.

The job is demanding but also rewarding. If you are dedicated, disciplined and want a career making sure that our client’s buildings, valuables and people are safe and secure, then get in touch.

We offer in return a great and professional work environment as well as:

  • Full site-based training
  • Uniform including PPE

Job Role: Checkpoint/ Security Officer

Location: The roles are based in Port Talbot

Pay Rate: Starting from £9.63 to £10.88 per hour increasing with on site training

  • We also offer a fantastic benefits package, as seen below

Hours: Normal hours of work are 12hrs per shift, based on working shift pattern including days, nights and weekends averaging 42hrs per week with optional overtime.

About Us

Founded in 1859 by Captain Sir Edward Walter, was a business initially built to provide employment for ex-servicemen on return from the Crimean War. By sticking true to our mantra of ‘loyalty, integrity, service’, we have become the UK’s most established and respected specialist security services provider.

Our company is a Social Enterprise Business, and we strongly believe in offering staff tangible benefits and the opportunity for career progression. We consider our staff to be our most important asset and we offer a solid career structure rather than just a job. As a diverse and inclusive employer, we are encouraging our colleagues to celebrate and be prude of diversity. With our Corps Together group we strive to grow an inclusive environment in which everyone can thrive, whatever their personal characteristics or background.

All applicants will be vetted in line with industry standards – BS7858 in the first 12 weeks of employment.

The main duties for the Security Officer roles are:

  • Managing access control for employees, visitors and contractors
  • Gatehouse Duties
  • Conducting Patrols
  • Conducting temperature checks in line with Covid 19 precautions
  • Dealing professionally with incidents and unexpected events
  • Maintaining records for auditing purposes
  • Report writing

To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to remain calm and professional under pressure
  • Experience in a customer-facing role, ideally in security
  • Five years’ checkable history and references An SIA Door Supervision (DS) or Security Guarding (SG) license is essential for this role
  • You must be a team player
  • Must be adaptable to cover a variety of roles (training included)
  • Driving licence (preferred)

Employee Benefits include:

  • Company sick pay
  • A pension scheme (eligibility rules apply)
  • Paid FPOS training
  • Full company uniform (paid for by the company)
  • Paid SIA license renewals
  • Access to perks, discounts and offers via Benefit Hub
  • Reward & recognition scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Cycling to work scheme
  • Access to additional health support via the Hospital Saturday Fund.
  • Employee Assistance Programme – 24/7 confidential and professional wellbeing support
  • Award winning training
  • Personal development and career progression opportunities
  • Refer a Friend recruitment bonus scheme
  • New business lead scheme
  • Fund raising incentives and opportunities

Next Steps

If you are interested in becoming part of our Team who will provide the very best in safety and security to a high standard, please click Apply to upload your CV.

We look forward to hearing from you.