Part Time Cover Security Officer , Yorkshire/Leeds

Employer: Regent Samsic

Job description
Founded in 1986, Group Samsic has grown to meet an ever growing need for Total Facilities Management. Now in 2015 the group boasts 70,000 employees Europe wide with an annual turnover of €1.45bn.

Regent Samsic provides Security, Cleaning and Support Services to 750 clients at over 1700 locations in the UK. Our network of 13 regional offices ensure our clients are given our closest support and attention; and our 3000 highly skilled employees help us to develop a business of substance that meets client need and expectation while we constantly expand our presence in the FM Sector.

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Cover Security Officer to join our team in the Leeds/Halifax area.

Applicants will be expected to work a mixture of day, evening and night shifts between two sites covering for holidays and illness. This will include some weekend working. The two sites offered are a Leeds City Centre University who require a Concierge/Receptionist/Security Officer and a Security Reception role for one of our Blue-Chip food manufacturing clients in Halifax. We can offer successful candidates a full and varied work programme ideally suited to those who prefer variety in their working life. Full uniform is provided and training on each site will be given.

A pension fund is available and bank holiday premiums are paid. In addition pro-rata annual leave is paid.

To provide an efficient and professional security service to Regent Samsic Security’s clients as specified, demonstrating the highest levels of customer service; presenting at all times a smart, alert, visible and commanding security presence.

· Control access and egress of staff/visitors 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
· Complete daily logs noting all appropriate activity
· Produce accurate reports as and when needed
· Conduct sufficient internal and external patrols to ensure security of client's premises
· Be an effective ambassador for Regent Samsic Security

Essential Requirements:
· Current SIA Licence - Door Supervisor or Security Guarding
· Full UK driving licence
· Excellent verbal communication skills, pleasant manner, approachable, clearly spoken
· Excellent customer care skills
· Have a good knowledge of Health & Safety
· 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
· Demonstrates a flexible attitude to changing working hours and patterns

In order to work for Regent Samsic you MUST fulfil the following criteria:
· Have a current SIA Licence (DS or SG) CCTV desirable
· Have an unrestricted right to work full time in the UK for a minimum period of 12 months
· Be fluent in spoken and written English
· Have a five year checkable history
· Have a Full UK Driving License
· Access to a reliable vehicle

Please apply by email to the address given enclosing your CV and covering letter. Applications for this post must be submitted by 31st August 2015.

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