Security Officer

Posted 2 January by Eclipse Recruitment

We are currently looking to recruit experienced Security Officers to work for Lodge Service, carrying out gatehouse and reception duties at busy distribution centre located in Harlow


Formed in 1919, Lodge Service is the UK’s oldest family owned security specialist and a consistent innovator in business security solutions over a near 100-year history.

Today they are the UK’s foremost independent security company, leading the way in intelligent, technology-driven security solutions that deliver maximum Return on Investment (ROI) for our clients.

With more than 900 personnel, Lodge Service operates in every major city in the UK and Ireland and across mainland Europe.

Lodge Service is committed to the continual development of staff and see the retention of good officers as one of its main growth strategies for the future

Position: Security Officer

Locations: Poundland Distribution Centre Harlow

Starting salary: £8.50 per hour

Hours: Full time 40 hours per week

Shifts: Variety of day, night and weekend shifts

Benefits include: Pension scheme, health insurance scheme, Lodge Service (Tax) Benefit Scheme and loyalty (long service) scheme

The ideal candidate

Minimum of one year in a security type role

Good standard of:

- Numeracy skills

- Literacy skills (reading and written English)

- Verbal communication (spoken English)

Knowledge of different physical security systems and procedures would be an advantage

The ability to develop effective working relationships with management, staff and colleagues is vital to this role

Customer service driven

Work to and achieve a range of performance KPI’s/targets, set by client

Willing to be flexible regarding covering different shifts, days, nights and weekends

Self-disciplined and self-motivated

Perform under pressure

Official documentation required for the role

SIA license

(CCTV SIA license is an advantage)

Complete FIVE year career history

Proof of eligibility to work in the UK

Proof of National Insurance number

Proof of address

Due to the high volume of response that we anticipate from this advert we will only be able to respond to suitable applicants, if you have not heard from us, within 14 days, then your application for this role has been unsuccessful

Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • Security
  • SIA
  • Reception

Application questions

Do you have valid SIA license?
Do you have five years complete career history?
Do you have excellent communication skills, listening, verbal, non- verbal and written?
Do you have documentation to prove eligibility to work in the UK?

Reference: 36926292

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