Position: Security Officer 
Location: Blackburn    

Job Description

Consortio Security Limited are looking to recruit an experienced professional Security Officer with excellent customer service skills.

To cover a Construction site on behalf of our client, the successful applicants must be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, both written and spoken and will be required to pass a literacy and numeracy test.

Duties:

  • Control access and egress, utilising the equipment and systems provided
  • Ensure clients’ staff, property and other assets are secure
  • Answer all enquiries courteously and professionally
  • Accurately operate designated alarm systems
  • Monitor CCTV footage for protection of property and assets
  • Complete the daily log, noting all appropriate activity
  • Produce accurate reports as and when needed
  • Conduct sufficient internal and external patrols to ensure security of all zones
  • Ensure all procedures, site / assignment instructions and protocols are followed at all times; being particularly diligent when in an emergency situation
  • Maintain tidy and clean work areas
  • Be an effective ambassador for Consortio, always smart and diligent.

Essential Requirements:

  • A current SIA Licence – Front Line, carried at all times on duty
  • Smart appearance, following the Consortio uniform requirements to the letter
  • Good verbal communication skills, pleasant manner, approachable, clearly spoken
  • Shows excellent customer care skills
  • Shows courtesy and respect for people at all times in all situations
  • Possesses computer literacy of at least a basic level
  • Demonstrates basic numeracy and literacy skills for following instructions and preparing reports
  • Demonstrates good observation skills
  • Remains calm under pressure
  • Always punctual and reliable
  • Demonstrates a flexible attitude to changing working hours and patterns
  • Must demonstrate understanding of Health & Safety requirements when handling and using machinery and use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment
  • Supports the team, giving assistance where possible

Hourly pay/salary  £7.83 an hour
Job Type: Permanent

Please send a cover letter, highlighting which job you are applying for and your CV.

*Unfortunately due to high volume of applications we are unable to notify applicants if they have not been shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within 4 to 6 weeks you can assume your application has not been successful. *