Vacancy for Security Officer

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Location Hinxton CB10
Contract Type Permanent - Employee
Working Days Monday - Sunday
Working Times Between 07.00am and 07.00am
Shift Pattern 3 days 3 nights 3 off
Working Hours per Week 56 hours
Pay Rate £11.00 per hour
Job Reference VE/10100

OCS Group is looking to recruit security officers to work at a world renowned Scientific Research Institute in Hinxton, Cambridgeshire. Successful applicants must be able to provide an efficient and professional security service to the campus clients and visitors, demonstrating the highest level of customer service.

The vacancy is for a Full/Part time security officer working 56/36 hours per week on a variable shift pattern working 12 hour days, nights, weekends and bank holidays.

Potential earnings circa £31k pa with overtime

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Internal and external foot patrols
  • High level control room monitoring of access control, CCTV and alarm systems.
  • Ensuring all procedures, site/assignment instructions and SOP’s are followed at all times
  • Site entry, car park barrier control and traffic Management.
  • After hours Reception duties
  • Accurate report writing using computer based software

Skills and requirements

  • SIA Licence (manned guarding or door supervisor) and PSS Licence
  • Previous Security experience would be desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Smart and professional appearance, good observation and customer service skills
  • Ability to use your own initiative and work as part of a diverse team
  • Computer literate in MS word, Excel and Outlook
  • Clean UK Drivers Licence and own transport

Site Benefit

  • Full uniform and PPE provided
  • Comprehensive Training
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Attractive staff benefit scheme including discounts on  High Street Stores, Holiday, Home and Travel Insurance, The Gourmet Society, Health care screening and Simply health benefits
  • Staff Rewards and Recognition
  • Cycle to work scheme

The OCS Group provide a range of facilities services, including cleaning, catering and portering services to healthcare customers across the UK.