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SIA Security Officer - Retail Store

Mitie Facilities Management recruitment team is looking for Sia Security Officer for a retail store in Southampton, Totton area SO40.

Mitie Security team has a great opportunity in Southampton Totton area. Mitie is looking for an experienced Officer to join the team on site. Your shift pattern will be discussed at the interview, with a pay rate of £9.50 per hour. You will report into the sites security operation’s manager.

You might be doing security work in the Asda Supermarket in Totton, SIA licence is required.


To deliver results for their identified area that meets or exceeds the budget and service delivery requirements through full responsibility and accountability for:
To protect customers and colleagues from physical and verbal abuse •To deter violence and public order offences
To patrol the store and other areas and to undertake checks in accordance with the site assignment instructions
To deter till snatchers, trolley push outs and other bulk thefts
Dealing with any difficult situations that arise in a safe and professional manner
To be conversant with the Electronic Article Surveillance tagging system and complete regular checks of tagging standards
Monitoring the store CCTV where appropriate
Complete retrospective CCTV reviews focusing on shrinkage
To be clean, tidy and properly dressed wearing full uniform, Sainsbury's name badge. This should also include an SIA licence (s), identity badge, which all must be valid.
To understand and always implement the ‘Ways of Working’
Liaise with the store management teams giving clear and concise feedback
Liaise with the Police and crime partnerships where required to foster a great working relationship to support the reduction of crime in store
Utilise all equipment and technology to their fullest potential to maximise the impact upon security and stores losses
To wear and activate BWCCTV in accordance with company procedures
Ensuring behaviours and situations that endanger the health and safety and well being of colleagues, customers and fellow officers are identified and rectified in a timely manner in line with company policies.


The security officer will need to be a team player with an enthusiastic attitude.
Able to work on their own initiative.
Retail Security experience.
Flexible Approach to work to suit the business needs with an ability to work with different teams as required
Excellent communication skills are required both written and verbal.
Capability in the use of technolgy
An ambassador for great customer service
It is important the Security Officer is calm under pressure.
Understand the Health and Safety at Work Act, relevant Criminal, Civil Law and Police and Criminal Evidence Act.
Frontline Door Supervision or Security Guarding License essential, CCTV Licence would be beneficial
A Full UK Driving licence would be beneficial


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Employment Type
Job Location
Maynard Rd, Totton, Southampton, England, SO40 3ZA, UK
Base Salary
£9.50-£10.50 Per hour
Working Hours
Day shift
Date posted
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