Security Officer

Posted 30 Jun 2020


Burton upon Trent (Security or Protective Services)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Security or Protective ServicesRecruiter Reference:SDXNESTUTSECN
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:£9.48 - £9.48

We currently have an opportunity for a Security Officer to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

Job Description

Sodexo are delighted to offer an opportunity to join the Security team here at Tutbury. The role is nights, 4 on 4 off, 1800-0600.

This is no ordinary corporate security officer role, this will require a high-caliber individual with exceptional customer service and communication skills, ensuring a warm and professional welcome to the visitors and contractors that come to what is a very busy site.

In return we offer a very competitive rate, excellent career opportunities and the opportunity to work in a very well established, safe and friendly environment, as well as all the perks working for one of the biggest facilities management companies and on behalf of one of the biggest brands in the world.

Main Responsibilities

As a Security Officer you could be responsible for:


  • Ad-hoc support for our security operations
  • Ensuring buildings, valuables or people are safe and secure
  • Patrolling, securing and monitoring premises, sometimes with the aid of closed circuit television (CCTV)
  • Supervising the door for a large organisation
  • Guarding cash or other valuables in transit in a security vehicle
  • Driving vehicles as and when required
  • Health and Safety and Evacuation procedures
The Ideal Candidate

The successful candidate for this role will have:

  • A full current driving licence
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent awareness skills
  • Experience in working in a similar role
  • A SIA Licence holder – Manned Guarding Licence, SIA Licence holder – CCTV desirable
  • Knowledge of security techniques
  • Knowledge of site and local emergency procedures
About The Company

Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young persons and vulnerable adults. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland (Scotland).

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors.

With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

How to Apply

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