Security Officer - Corporate (York)

Cordant Security Ltd

Cordant Security is currently seeking a Corporate Security Officer to join our team in the York (YO10) area.

Cordant Security Ltd is the UK’s 8th largest security company with a 55 year heritage delivering specialist security services. We work alongside a national client base of demanding end-users with complex risk profiles providing contract specific solutions covering security and specialist personnel, reception and concierge, front-of-house and back office support, loss prevention, mobile and keyholding services, security and fire systems, pre-employment checks and a whole range of risk management and consultancy services.

Exceeding all industry standards, Cordant Security boasts one of the highest Approved Contractor status in the industry. We take a keen interest in the latest industry standards, being the first security company to hold additional quality standards altogether in Environmental Management (ISO 14001), Health & Safety (OHSAS 18001) and Business Continuity (BS 25999).

Job Overview:

You will ensure the safety and security of people, premises and property.

Principle Accountabilities:
Undertake patrols and inspections in accordance with management instruction
Covering the gatehouse
Perform lock & unlock duties
Assist staff and visitors to site
Greet visitors and ensure relevant security procedures are carried out
Ensuring all H&S policies are adhered to
In addition to these functions employees are required to undertake such other duties as may be reasonably required
Ensuring that no unauthorised persons are permitted in prohibited areas
Maintaining an accurate record of any incidents that occur

A valid Frontline Security Guarding, Door Supervision or Close Protection SIA licence
Fully comprehensive 5 year work/education history; including full company names, addresses and landline contact numbers.
A full UK driving licence and access to own transport is essential for this role.
Clear communication both written and verbal
Excellent communication & administration skills
Must be punctual and have the ability to think in their feet
Reliable with excellent time-management skills.
Smart, well groomed and confident.
A commitment to providing first class customer service is essential
Good report writing skills
Conflict management aware
High level of Customer Care Awareness
Security systems knowledge
Telephone/switchboard skills
First Aid training would be an advantage
IT literacy would be an advantage

In return we offer:

£8.22 per hour
Working on rolling roster of week 1: Monday – Friday, 06:00 – 14:00, week 2: Monday – Friday 14:00 – 22:00.
Full and ongoing training with a view for career development including opportunities to progress to permanent security officer positions
28 days annual leave per year excluding bank holidays
Company uniform provided
Company Sick Pay scheme
Contributory Pension scheme
A range of employee discounts for the purchase of goods and services

Cordant Security Ltd is a nationwide company with a diverse employee team and we welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates.

We have opportunities available across the UK in a variety of roles and offer genuine paths to career progression and a range of employee benefits.

Contact our Recruitment Team on: 01384 282 503 to register for this vacancy.