Vacancy for Mobile Security Officer

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Location Central London SW1V
Contract Type Permanent - Employee
Working Days Monday - Sunday
Working Times Between 06:00am and 10:00pm
Shift Pattern Various, flexible shifts
Working Hours per Week 40 hours minimum
Pay Rate £9.40 per hour
Job Reference VE/14712/1

To work as a member of the on site team, to help set and maintain the highest quality of service to our client for Security, Portering and reception services.

Your main responsibilities may also include:

  • Work with the multi-disciplinary team in providing a supportive working environment.
  • To promote a professional and friendly image of both OCS and CNWL.
  • To provide exceptional first line manned guarding to the assigned contract.
  • Compliance with all identified legislation, i.e. H&S, SIA Licensing & Risk Assessments.
  • To protect the security and safety of the identified buildings and personnel, All duties must be carried out in an honest, ethical and professional manner.
  • Comply with all assigned Site, Security Assignment Instructions.
  • Provide Cover for the site reception and switchboard as and when required.
  • Answer the telephone, take messages, deal with appropriate queries and pass on relevant and accurate information as necessary.
  • General clerical duties to include Photocopying, faxing and the use of a computer and franking machine as required.
  • Check, maintain and set up meeting rooms in accordance with daily requirements
  • Conduct general building security patrols.
  • Receive and Deliver goods to the Wards, offices and departments as required.
  • Respond to all building and personal alarms.
  • Collect and deliver outgoing and incoming mail and parcel post.
  • Remove or relocate furniture and or equipment as requested.
  • Clear and Maintain all external pathways including, open internal gardens and courtyards, to ensure a clean, pleasant and safe environment.
  • Other duties commensurate with the role as requested by OCS Management and the Site Supervisor.
  • In the performance of their duties, the post-holder may have access to confidential information relating to patients and their carers, NHS staff and other healthcare workers.  All such information from any source is to be regarded as strictly confidential.


To succeed in this role, you will need the following:

  • Education to GCSE/ ‘O’ level
  • Previous experience within a busy reception security environment would be advantageous
  • SIA Licence is required for this position
  • First Aid is preferrable
  • Fire Training is preferrable
  • NVQ – Customer Service is preferrable

Personal characteristics/attributes for this role:

  • Ability to follow policy and procedures
  • Willingness to bring concerns to corporate attention via prescribed channels
  • The jobholder is expected to identify areas where the service could be improved and determine ways in which this could be done.
  • The jobholder is required to be flexible in his/her approach.
  • The jobholder should ensure that he/she understands all functions and roles of others relevant to his/her own
  • The jobholder must present a professional image at all times uniform will be provided and must be worn at all times whilst on duty.

What will you get in return?

  • A pension scheme- to save for the future - eligibility rules apply
  • Access to high street discounts
  • Access to low interest loans
  • Recognition scheme ‘OCS Stars’- monetary rewards given to top performers
  • Training and Development- apprenticeships, e-learning, English as a Second Language and our award nominated ‘Impact’ Programme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Cycle to work scheme- discounted bicycles
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme- 24-7 Wellbeing Support

Why join OCS Group Ltd?

From providing a first-class shopping experience at major retail and leisure establishments, to maintaining critical factory facilities for well-known industrial organisations, to supporting the patient journey at large hospitals, we provide the essential services that keep businesses and societies running day in and day out.

We are the largest family-owned facilities management services company in the world, and we deliver over 70 accredited services internationally.

OCS prides itself as a company that has family values.

We take CARE of you; We act SAFELY and responsibly; We are TRUSTWORTHY; We work as EXPERTS.