Security Officer - Corporate (Hengrove, Bristol)

a bonus of 48 additional hours per month
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Security Officer - Corporate

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

SALARY: ??7.50 per hour (plus a bonus payment of 48 additional hours per month)

LOCATION: Hengrove, Bristol (BS14)

TYPE: Permanent

Cordant Security is currently seeking a Corporate Security Officer to join our team in the Hengrove, Bristol (BS14) area.

Job Overview:

You will ensure the safety and security of people, premises and property.

Principle Accountabilities:

* Undertake patrols and inspections in accordance with management instruction
* Covering the gatehouse
* Perform lock & unlock duties
* Assist staff and visitors to site
* Greet visitors and ensure relevant security procedures are carried out
* Ensuring all H&S policies are adhered to
* In addition to these functions employees are required to undertake such other duties as may be reasonably required
* Ensuring that no unauthorised persons are permitted in prohibited areas
* Maintaining an accurate record of any incidents that occur


* Frontline Security Guarding , Door Supervision or Close Protection SIA licence (or have passed the relevant SIA training and hold valid certificates).
* A valid CCTV/PSS license is essential for this site
* A full UK driving licence and access to own transport is desirable for this role.
* Fully comprehensive 5 year work/education history; including full company names, addresses and landline contact numbers.
* Clear communication both written and verbal
* Excellent communication & administration skills
* Must be punctual and have the ability to think on their feet
* Reliable with excellent time-management skills.
* Smart, well groomed and confident.
* A commitment to providing first class customer service is essential
* Good report writing skills
* Conflict management aware
* High level of Customer Care Awareness
* Security systems knowledge
* Telephone/switchboard skills
* First Aid training would be an advantage
* IT literacy would be an advantage

In return we offer:

* ??7.50 per hour (plus a bonus payment of 48 additional hours per month)
* 44 hours per week covering 2 x 16:00 - 02:00 shifts and 2 x 19:00 - 07:00 shifts. Applicants are required to be flexible
* 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