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Hiring Security Officers Thurrock Essex Covid-19 Testing site

full time Posted 239 days ago

Job Summary

Due to the nature of the contract, you must hold a valid SIA Licence for the Security positions. You must also be polite, well-spoken, friendly and assertive as you will be required to interact with visitors and staff. You will need excellent communication and report writing skills to assist you with your day-to-day duties to deliver excellent guarding and security services in accordance with contract requirements. Onsite induction training will be provided and an E-learning induction must also be undertaken.


Meet and exceed wherever possible the safety, security, and service of the Security Team, our client, the public and property.

Regularly patrol and physically check all areas of the site internal and external ensuring that all areas are secured as per site instructions using the SGC Security Services patrol management system.

Check specifically identified rooms and all areas for fire or fire hazards.

Undertake whenever tasked, checks and searches of individuals or vehicles entering or leaving the site.

Record and Maintain all books and records assigned to your position

Implement Fire regulations/equipment/alarms and emergency procedures as required in accordance with Site instructions.

Deal with enquiries from clients, representatives, or visitors.

Report any incidents(break-in/vandalism/theft) to the Team Manager and or the appropriate emergency services.

Comply at all times with, Company Policies and Procedures and the Health and Safety Laws.

Be friendly, polite, and flexible at all times.

Liaise with the SGC Security Portfolio Manager

Providing a polite, professional, and effective security service to our customers.

Undertake training to ensure knowledge remains up to date.

Access control to large and small moving vehicles

Use of radio communications

Roadway and pedestrian crossing access control

Follow the site safety process due to moving traffic

Shift Pattern

Monday to Sunday shift pattern four on and four off there is a chance for extra days

Day shift 7 am-1900hrs

Night shift  1900hrs-7am

You must

Hold a valid in date SIA Security Licence

Be able to work as part of a team

Have the ability to use your own initiative

Be confident in dealing with the public

Have previous experience within the roles

Have strong Written and Verbal Communication Skills

Be physically fit and be able to carry out manual handling duties and stand on your feet for long periods of time

Be able to work inside and outside and be acclimate to all weather conditions

Incentives for this role

SGC Corporate uniform provided (softshell jacket and tie are supplied by us)

Ongoing training with a view for career development

Monthly pay PAYE

Company Pension

Holiday Pay

Contract of Employment

Access to our online training portal

Competitive pay rates based on various contracts

Career Progression

Hot and Cold Drinks on site

Welfare provided with one meal a day

Limited parking on site

Possible shuttle bus to and from Thurrock Train station to the site.

Job Type: Full-time

Four on four off shift pattern Monday -Sunday and you must commit to the project for a minimum of six months, 12-hour shifts

SIA Security rates £12.00 per hour



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If you would like to apply for the above job, please fill in the form and attach your CV if you fail to complete the application form or supply the correct documents and information you will not proceed to the next stage. SGC Security Services undertakes vetting to the BS 7858 standards and carries out enhanced criminal record checks. SGC Security Services is an equal opportunities employer.

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