Full-time Security Officer

OCS Group
12.30 - 12.30 GBP Hourly
10 Jun 2024
05 Jul 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

About The RoleYou will be working on a 4-day-on-4-day-off shift pattern including bank holidays and weekends, days and nights, 48 hours per week, on a permanent, full-time basis.Role includes:

  • Gatehouse duties - covering shifts at the client's three gatehouses in Burton on Trent.
  • Patrol duties - patrols including vehicular and on foot throughout client's Burton sites, recording each patrol point by use of security recording system/s in operation.
  • Carry out duties in accordance with fire legislation including assisting with fire audibility tests and evacuations (including fire drills)
  • Respond to incidents, including emergencies as and when requested.
  • Report all incidents / anomalies to duty Shift Controller/Leading Hand.
  • All shifts are of 12 hours duration days or nights and Officers must be available to work weekends and bank holidays.

Impact:The officer must liaise with the Security Supervisor, the client's personnel at all levels and the emergency services as and when required.Officers represent OCS at all times and are expected to be smartly dressed at all times (uniform provided).

Complexity:Comprehensive knowledge of the site's policies & procedures is necessary in order to take the correct action following any incident up to and including major incidents.

Qualifications or Required Experience:Must have the following:

  • Security Industry Association (SIA) frontline licence.
  • Full UK manual driving licence.
  • Emergency First Aid at Work qualification.
  • Good IT and communication skills.
  • Good spoken English and legible handwriting
  • Should be physically fit.


  • Data input accuracy
  • Generally manages own patrols, though some duties - locking & unlocking - require to be performed at set times.
  • Reports to duty Shift Controller throughout each shift.

About The CompanyOCS UK & Ireland, part of the OCS Group, is a leading facilities management company providing a range of both standalone and integrated services including cleaning, catering, security, technical services, energy management and compliance, front of house, landscaping, logistics, waste management and pest control services. The company has a turnover of GBP1.5bn and operates across the UK and Ireland with 50,000 colleagues delivering innovative award-winning services to the private and public sectors and supporting the local communities in which it operates.