Casual Security Officer

Casual Security Officer

Securitas Security Services | Kent, England, UK

Posted 3 days ago

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Are you ready for the next step in your Security Career? or maybe you would like a career change and want to join the Security Industry? Now is your chance - we are hiring!

Want a flexible job allowing you to work as and when you want? No problem!

Securitas are looking to build our already fast-growing security team in the Port of Dover - Protecting our National Infostructure.

Days, Nights or Weekends! Your working week can be as busy as you want it to be.

All of our shifts are put onto the portal so you can claim whichever shifts are suitable for you.

Our Security Officers will have the duty of:

  • Carry out patrols across the site by foot and vehicle to ensure there are no breaches of security.
  • Carry out thorough vehicle searches (Freight & Tourist)
  • Carry out Personal body & bag searches.
  • Be prepared to train on operate X-Ray & Security equipment
  • Monitor fire alarms, intruder alarms and CCTV - carrying out routine checks if required.
  • Looking out for suspicious activity and report to Port of Dover Police.
  • The Security Officers will retain full control of any threatening behaviour until the arrival of the police or any other external agency.
  • To work to ensure that continuous compliance to ISPS code. (International Ship and Port Facility Security) requirements is achieved in accordance with the current Security Level.
Essential Skills

Requirements of the Security Officer:

  • SIA License (Preferred)
  • Driving License (Desirable)
  • 5-year checkable employment history
  • To be able to work Days/Nights Weekends

No SIA badge? Securitas offer the opportunity to pay for your SIA training for the right people.

About Company

Securitas Benefits:

  • Paid holiday, company pension and life assurance scheme
  • Discounted gym membership, wellness advice and support
  • Cycle to Work Scheme, car lease and new car purchasing schemes
  • Employee discounts and cashback savings across hundreds of your favourite high street brands, online shopping, holidays, and days out
  • City & Guilds accredited training program for professional and personal development
  • Support to gain your SIA license and many more!

Integrity, Vigilance, and Helpfulness are the core values that Securitas is built on to shape a long-term, financially successful enterprise for our customers, employees, and shareholders.

With roots dating back to 1934, Securitas is one of the largest security service organisations in the world. We are a company that offer career progression and development, providing access to training and the ability to gain professionally recognised qualifications.

Securitas is an all-inclusive employer, and we encourage individuality within our company.

Join the Securitas Team today!