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SIA Security Officer - Argos Distribution centre

Mitie has an opportunity for a Security Officer in Argos Distribution centre working with the Total Security Management Team.

Argos Distribution Security Officers must be available to cover various shift patterns as well as being flexible in their approach to potential changes to working patterns.

The distribution security officer will demonstrate their character as determined, trustworthy, attentive and approachable at all times when welcoming clients and visitors
As the first point of contact for all customers and clients, the Distribution Security Officers must be geographically aware of their local surroundings.

Sia qualified applicant

  • To create a safe working environment, free from crime and health & safety related issues for colleagues, contractors and visitors
  • Respond to any on site incident or request for assistance and assume control until arrival of the Client, Emergency Services or Duty Manager
  • To highlight all breaches of security procedures and internal crime/shrinkage
  • To monitor the site fire, intruder and CCTV systems where appropriate
  • Reporting to the Business Protection Co-ordinator – they must record, report and escalate all incidents and arrests using the process/system/technology as required throughout their shift.
  • Support with access and egress to and from the site for both people and vehicles
  • The distribution security officer will need to be a team player with an enthusiastic attitude.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Distribution Security experience.
  • Ability to effectively within a team in a fast-moving services business
  • Capability in the use of technology
  • Flexible Approach to work to suit the business needs.
  • Excellent communication skills are required both written and verbal.
  • It is important the distribution security officer is calm under pressure.
  • Understand the Health and Safety at Work Act, relevant Criminal, Civil Law and Police and Criminal Evidence Act.
  • Door Supervision or Security Guarding License essential, CCTV licence would be beneficial
  • A Full UK Driving licence would be beneficial

Apply online at Mitie.Smartrecruiters

Employment Type
SIA Security service
Job Location
Argos RFC, Unit C Island Rd, Reading , England, RG2 0RP, UK
Base Salary
£10.00-£12.00 Per hour
Working Hours
Day shift
Date posted
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