Security Officer

Security Officer – Lincoln

  • Up to £10.50 per hour

Exciting new opportunity in Lincoln for Security Officer Full time with immediate start till December ( the role is temporary)

Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday – 12 hours night shift (4 nights per week)

Rate of Pay – £10.50 per hour

Must have to fulfil the role:

SIA Licence required

Full driving licence & own car

You will need to hold or pass high level SC clearance due to the nature of the role.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Register cleared contractors, issue temporary badges, book in/out hire cars, book in employee cars, direct visitors for new ID card.
  • Keep aware of what’s happening on-site, even when you’re not present, by following the handover procedure and reviewing information from previous shifts.
  • Be aware of the relevant emergency and escalation procedures, as the first point of contact when an incident occurs.
  • Provide a visual and physical deterrent to any individual or group wanting to gain access to site illegally.
  • Secure the site by controlling access and egress, carrying out security patrols to deter crime.
  • Be aware of hazards, reacting to medical incidents and responding appropriately.
  • Manage traffic, including controlling vehicle access, directing traffic flow, signing in and directing visitors and monitoring the onsite parking.
  • Manage the security of government marked and classified information and materials, helping to maintain the security of the site by conducting internal patrols, furniture checks, desk checks and car searches.
  • Ensure the control room/gatehouse is kept clean and tidy for the next shift.
  • Operate the control room/gatehouse and reception systems.

Candidate Specification:

  • Physically fit as the role requires a degree of security patrolling
  • Hold a Current SIA Licence
  • Provide a check-able Work History for the past 5 Years and meet UK Home Office Security Screening Standards.
  • Proven work experience as a Security Officer or a Customer Service Role
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite – especially Excel & Word
  • Hands-on experience with office equipment (e.g. fax machines and printers)
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Multitasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks