Security Officer - Retail Support - Gloucester

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Gloucester
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Security Officer - Retail Support

You must have a frontline SIA license/SIA Training certificates to apply for this role

SALARY: ??8.14 per hour

LOCATION: Gloucester, GL1

TYPE: Permanent

Cordant Security is currently seeking Retail Security Support Officers to join our teams in and around the Gloucester, GL1 area. You will be asked to cover multiple sites across our prestigious client base.

Job Overview:

You will ensure the safety and security of staff and customers within your working environment.

Principle Accountabilities:

* Acting as a visual deterrent
* Liaising with police and other emergency services
* Report writing
* Internal/external patrols
* Locking/unlocking premises
* Any other associated security tasks as required

Requirements:

* Frontline Security Guarding , Door Supervision or Close Protection SIA licence (or have passed the relevant SIA training and hold valid certificates).
* Fully comprehensive 5 year work/education history; including full company names, addresses and landline contact numbers.
* A full UK driving licence and access to own transport is desirable due to the sites you may be asked to cover
* Clear communication both written and verbal
* Excellent customer service skills
* Experience in apprehension of shop lifters and subsequent reporting would also be an advantage

In return we offer:

* ??8.14 per hour
* Mixture of days, lates and weekends
* Variable hours up to 40 a week
* Full and ongoing training with a view for career development including opportunities to progress to permanent security officer positions
* 28 days annual leave per year inclusive of bank holidays
* Company uniform provided
* Company Sick Pay scheme
* Contributory Pension scheme
* A range of employee discounts for the purchase of goods and services
* Annual Salary Review
* Life insurance (whilst in service)

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.

Cordant Security Ltd is the UK's 8th largest security company with a 55 year heritage delivering specialist security services. We work alongside a national client base of demanding end-users with complex risk profiles providing contract specific solutions covering security and specialist personnel, reception and concierge, front-of-house and back office support, loss prevention, mobile and keyholding services, security and fire systems, pre-employment checks and a whole range of risk management and consultancy services.

Exceeding all industry standards, Cordant Security boasts one of the highest Approved Contractor status in the industry. We take a keen interest in the latest industry standards, being the first security company to hold additional quality standards altogether in Environmental Management (ISO 14001), Health & Safety (OHSAS 18001) and Business Continuity (BS 25999)

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