Security Officer

Posted 24 June 2024
Salary Up to £11.44 per hour
Job type Temporary
Specialism Warehouse & Distribution
Expiry 24 July 2024

Job description

Mu client is a well established family business which has been producing craft bakery goods for over 60 years. They are an award winning company with a strong reputation and a passion for craft baking.

You will be part of our Security team. Your main duties will include (but not be limited to):
* Supervise the main entrance at the gatehouse, ensuring only authorised personnel may enter the Bakery compound;
* Monitor and authorise the entrance and departure of employees, contractors and other persons, permitting entry logging people in and out of the Bakery compound;
* Frequent monitoring of the Company's CCTV system;
* Answering external and internal phone calls, meeting and greeting visitors;
* Controlling fleet drivers in and out and ensuring daily check sheets are submitted;
* Completing a hand over report. Reporting any safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances, occurrences, and CCTV activities. You will be responsible for writing detailed reports of what occurred during your shift;
* Provide regular internal and external patrols of the compound areas, including patrolling both bakery production sites (Crescent Road and Lostock Lane) as required;
* Display a good level of vigilance throughout a shift. You must not be easily distracted;
* The ability to work independently and as part of a team;
* Load vehicles when required;
* You will be expected to travel to locations throughout all the Company's shops and wholesale, fleet customers to perform security duties as required;
* Maintain standards of conduct, discretion, confidentiality and sound judgement, with able to remain calm under pressure and take control of incidents;
* Provide site support to employees when requested;
* Remain professional at all times.

You will be required to work a shift system on a rota basis to cover our 24/7 operation. This is a full-time position working approximately 45 hours per week with a 4 on 4 off rota of days and nights.
Holidays: 28 days per annum, including bank holidays.
Job Type: Full-time, permanent on satisfactory completion of probationary period
Salary: Our Security Officers commence on the National Minimum Wage for their age band
Free on-site parking, uniform, access to discounted products and a workplace pension scheme. We also hold staff events such as family fun days and ten pin bowling competitions and have an employee of the month scheme.

* You must hold a current driving licence. N.B. If you are a driver under age 25 it is a condition of our vehicle insurance that you must accept responsibility of the insurance excess, should it be required for insurance claims.
* You must be able to work on your own initiative.
* You will have the ability to work night shifts and unsociable hours.
* Good communication skills and previous experience in similar line of work are required.
* Due to the nature of our business you are required to be flexible in your working arrangements, it may be necessary to work alternative hours, shift patterns or unsociable hours, including weekends and overtime may be required, and on some days. Or change shifts at minimal notice.

Salary: £11.44 per hour
* 12 hour shift
* Day shift
* Night shift
* Weekend availability
* Discounted or free food
* Free parking
* Day shift
* Night shift
* Weekend availability

Time Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.