Would you like to work at some of the most prestigious events/venues in London and surrounding area?
G4S Events is Europe’s leading independent provider of event security and crowd management services. We are currently looking to increase our London Events Team where you will be working at exciting venues such as London Excel, Olympia and Eco Shell Marathon, Farnborough Air show and a variety of London based outdoor music festivals such as BST Hyde Park and All Points East. We also have opportunities for build-up and break down work.
You will be working as part of an enthusiastic team that helps to keep these venues and events safe and secure throughout. This is an opportunity to build on skills and experience such as customer service, communication, health & safety, teamwork, problem solving and many others.
Unlike many other stewarding companies, we offer a wide range of staff benefits including 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays), company sick pay scheme, Contributory Pension Scheme, Contributory Healthcare Scheme and others.
You will be responsible for ensuring the safety and security of customers at busy events by providing a high visibility security presence. You will be responsible for protecting the security and safety of the buildings and personnel. You will carry out duties at busy public events ensuring duties are carried out in a professional manner and that the events are safe and compliant.
Main responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Respond promptly and efficiently to any call made by control in relation to crowd disturbances.
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Deal with crowd disruptions (sometimes physical removals/extractions)
Robust response when required.
Body and Bag searches if required.
Monitor crowd movements and behaviour to identify potential issues or incidents and to take action to resolve as necessary.
To ensure that the secured zones within the venue remain free of prohibited and restricted items.
To follow protocol when dealing with alarms/incidents which require escalating to the next level.
The Ideal Candidate:
If you are over 18 years old and have strong verbal communication skills and the right aptitude to working with the public, then this could be the job for you! A friendly, approachable and professional manner in addition to excellent interpersonal skills is key to this role. Flexibility is important due to the various shift times/days; the majority of our shifts are evening/weekends however we do have some work during week days.
No experience is required as full training will be provided in addition to an event briefing each shift.