Security Dog Handler

Employer: G4S
Location: Luton
Security Dog Handler/U100/73610/4

Job Reference: G4S/TP/2019472/73610
Number of Positions: 4
Closing Date: 30/09/2016

Package Description: G4S offers job security, excellent rates of pay and benefits, and further career opportunities.

Job Introduction:

The world’s leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Security Dog Handler. G4S Canine operates in the following sectors:- nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.

Role Responsibility:
Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot with trained security dog.
Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons
Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles
Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits
Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements
Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
Carries out random patrolling with security dog to detect and deter.

The Ideal Candidate:

Equipment, Licenses and Certifications Require
Must posses NASDU level 2 in General Purpose Dog Handling.
Must Hold current SIA licence (Security Officer or Door Supervisor)
Own fully Trained GP level 2 Dog.
BS 8517 compliant vehicle.

Skills Required

Ability to operate radio or telephone equipment.

Ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public

Effective oral and written communication skills

Active listening skills

Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively

Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately

Attention to detail

Able to work alone or part of a team.

​Physical Requirements and Environment
Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat
Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing
Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.

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