Careers

Ward Security is a successful and growing company, and we always have vacancies for enthusiastic, talented and loyal people to fill roles within our team.

Note: Please be advised that there is an online scam in action that is currently affecting a lot of security companies and personnel. So far, we have had three reports where prospective candidates have been asked to send money for CRB checks by a rogue trader pretending to be from Ward Security. If you have been subject to such fraud or know anyone who has been, please report the matter to the police via national fraud and internet crime reporting centre – Action Fraud team  on 0300 123 2040 or via their website: http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/

For further information please see the “Online Recruitment Scam update” from the SIA: http://www.sia.homeoffice.gov.uk/Pages/about-news.aspx?newsid=489

Current Vacancies

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Front of House Receptionist

LON01/CF

Wimbledon

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £22,700.00 /year

Job Location: Wimbledon

Required experience: Security Receptionist: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 600 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit a Receptionist to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team within our blue-chip site in Wimbledon.

The role is responsible for coordinating deliveries, organising travel arrangements for staff, the first person to meet and greet members of the public and staff.

This position would be Monday- Friday 8.00-6.00pm

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Meet & greet and deal with all clients, suppliers and internal staff courteously and efficiently.
  • Ensure reception desk, waiting area, client lounge and conference rooms are always clean, tidy, fully equipped and ready for use.
  • Report faults and repairs for timely remedial action.
  • Liaise with catering, maintenance, security, technical/room bookings department and cleaning to ensure the overall service is timely and seamless.
  • Answer telephone calls within 3 rings, scan, print, and deliver messages and faxes to meetings as required.
  • Ensure personal presentation and grooming is of a high standard. Ensure your uniform is regularly cleaned and pressed.
  • Ensure that visitors and contractors passes are issued and all details are logged on the relevant sheets. Endeavour to retrieve passes when the visitors/contractors leave the premises.
  • Be aware of all Front of House service standards and work as a team to ensure they are met and exceeded.
  • Develop self and others – seek out new learning opportunities and raise the standard of business performance.
  • Perform other reasonable tasks and duties requested by line management.
  • Ensure Health & Safety and Evacuation procedures are adhered to and attend Fire Warden Training.
  • May be required to perform administrational duties.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivational
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £22,700.00 /year

Job Location:

  • Wimbledon

Required experience:

  • Security Receptionist: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Central London

LON/REL

London

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: London

Required experience: Corporate Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our Business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy/vacancies for:

  • Relief Security Officers
  • £9.00 working an average of 54 hours per week, including days, nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Central London

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues. Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now for an immediate response! Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities employer

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • London

Required experience:

  • Corporate Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Reading, Berkshire

WEST03/PH

Reading

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Reading, Berkshire

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications: Driving licence, transport, SIA Licence

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 700 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Relief Security Officers to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Relief Security Officers to join our team covering a prestige site based within Reading and the surrounding areas.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Reading, Berkshire

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

 

Required licences or certifications:

  • Drivers Licence and transport
  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Luton, Watford & Surrounding

WEST04/CS

Watford

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Luton, Bedfordshire

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications: SIA Licence, Drivers Licence and transport

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our Business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on.Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy/vacancies for:

  • Relief Security Officers
  • £9.00 working an average of 54 hours per week, including days,nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Watford, Luton, Enfield, Dunstable and High Wycombe

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now for an immediate response! Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Luton, Bedfordshire

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications:

  • SIA Licence
  • Drivers Licence and transport
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Security Officer – Nights & Weekends – Waltham Abbey, Essex

WEST05/CS

Waltham Abbey

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.20 /hour

Job Location: Waltham Abbey, EN9 postcode

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do.If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy for:

  • Security Officer – Nights & Weekends – 54 hrs per week
  • £7.20 working an average of 54 hours per week, including nights and weekends
  • Working on a static site in Waltham Abbey, EN9 postcode.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues. Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now !

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.20 /hour

Job Location:

  • Waltham Abbey, EN9 postcode

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence

 

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Security Officer – Nights & Weekends – Bristol

WEST06/PH

Bristol

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.80 /hour

Job Location: Bristol

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do.

If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage.

All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy for:

  • Security Officer
  • £7.80 working nights and weekends
  • Working on a static site in Bristol.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now !

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £7.80 /hour

Job Location:

  • Bristol, Bristol

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Slough, Bracknell & Surrounding

W07/PH

SLough

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Slough

Required licences or certifications: Drivers Licence and own transport, SIA Licence, SIA CCTV Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable). As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy for:

  • Relief Security Officer
  • £9.00 working an average of 42 hours per week, including days, nights and weekends
  • Covering sites in Slough, Windsor, Staines, Hayes, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Uxbridge, Reading and High Wycombe.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

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Apply now for an immediate response!

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Slough

Required licences or certifications:

  • Drivers Licence and own transport
  • SIA Licence
  • SIA CCTV Licence
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Security Officer – Nights & Weekends – Staines

WEST11/PH

Staines

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £8.65 /hour

Job Location: Staines, TW18

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Licence

Ward Security is an award winning Company and provides security services solutions to all UK businesses. Due to phenomenal business growth we now have exciting opportunities in our business for dynamic, self-motivated, customer-focused, team players, who are committed to putting security at the heart of everything we do.If this sounds like you, read on. Please note that all employment offers are subject to our full screening and vetting processes, therefore it is essential all ID, right to work, and 5 year employment history can be provided at the interview stage. All security roles must hold a valid SIA licence/driving licence (as applicable).

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we now have a vacancy for:

  • Security Officer – Nights & Weekends – 54 hrs per week
  • £8.65 working an average of 54 hours per week, including nights and weekends
  • Working on a static site in Staines postcode.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Apply now !

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £8.65 /hour

Job Location:

  • Staines, TW18 postcode

Required experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Licence

 

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Security Receptionist – Barnet

WEST12/CF

Barnet

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Job Location: Barnet

Required experience: Security Receptionist: 1 year

Required licence or certification: SIA Frontline Licence

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 600 employees.

Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit a Receptionist to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team within our blue-chip site in Barnet.

This will be a temporary contract for 6 months and hours of work will be Monday to Friday 08.00-18.00 hours.

The role is responsible for coordinating deliveries, organising travel arrangements for staff, the first person to meet and greet members of the public and staff.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Meet and greet clients and members of the public entering the premises
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Answering internal and external phone calls, ensuring they are forwarded to the appropriate person
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • Book meeting rooms
  • Arrange couriers for internal clients
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focussed approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Desirable that the a SIA Licence for security guarding or door supervision
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history
  • SIA Licence

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Job Location:

  • Barnet

Required experience:

  • Security Receptionist: 1 year

Required licence or certification:

  • SIA Frontline Licence
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Security Officer (Relief) – Liverpool

Cen/Liv/01

Liverpool

Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £8.00 /hour
Job Location: Liverpool
Required licences or certifications: Driving License and own method of transport, SIA

Ward Security operates nationwide and employs over 700 employees. We provide security services solutions across the UK including: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. We recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service. As part of Ward Security’s continuing growth and to support our core security team, we are now looking to recruit reliable, trustworthy and flexible Relief Security Officers in the Liverpool area. The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Our Relief Security Officers will work up to 40 hours per week. Flexibility will be required as shifts will vary between days, nights and weekends.

This role is permanent on a pay rate of £8.00 per hour

Successful applicants would be expected to:

  • Be available to cover planned annual leave
  • Be available at short notice to cover blow-outs
  • Be available to work Day’s Nights or Weekends depending on the needs of the business
  • Have the means to travel to various sites within the designated coverage area

Responsibilities may vary depending on the site being covered but will include:

  • Carrying out patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets
  • Examining documentation for authority allowing for controlled site access
  • Assisting and escorting visitors to their destinations within the client’s complex
  • Effectively dealing with incidents & submitting detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety or crime either verbally or in written form as required
  • Maintaining a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records as required
  • Maintaining the client’s key safe to issue and record all movements of keys
  • Identifying suspicious persons and/or actions and reporting such circumstances

Successful candidates will be both reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • An SIA License
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • The ability to act quickly and decisively
  • Good attention to detail
  • A customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • A five year work or back to school checkable history

In return, we will provide you with guaranteed hours, uniform, training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.Apply now for an immediate response.Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £8.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Liverpool

Required licences or certifications:

  • Driving License and own method of transport
  • SIA

 

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Corporate Relief Security Officer- Covering Essex

Job Ref SOU/2/KH

Basildon

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Required experience:

Corporate Security: 1 year
Required licences or certifications:

SIA CCTV Licence
Driving Licence
SIA

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 650 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit Corporate Security Officers to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

We are currently recruiting for professional and highly motivated, Corporate Security Officers to join our team covering a prestige site based within Essex region.

The role is responsible for protecting the clients’ business interests by the provision of a security presence in addressing issues dealing with fire, damage, theft and health and safety issues.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • To provide regular foot patrols within defined areas as an effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To effectively control the access to the client’s premises, examining documentation to ascertain the authenticity and authority to gain access.
  • Where provided to provide monitoring functions to CCTV and alarm functions. To be aware of the operation of those functions and to respond as required.
  • When required to assist and escort visitors to their destinations within the clients complex.
  • To submit detailed reports on discovery of issues relating to health and safety and crime to the relevant authority either verbally or in report form as required.
  • To effectively deal with all incidents falling within the security remit and to effectively report all incidents to the relevant authority.
  • To maintain a log of all visitors, incidents and any other records that may be required by the client.
  • To maintain the clients key safe to issue and record all movements of keys within the clients premises.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • An analytical and methodical approach to problems
  • Be able to act quickly and decisively
  • Have a good eye for detail and attention to detail
  • Ability to use your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Possess a Customer focused approach
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • A high standard of personal presentation
  • A “can do” attitude
  • SIA Licence
  • Applicants must hold a five year work or back to school checkable history
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Night Security Officer – Kings Hill

Job Ref SOU/1/KH

Kings Hill, Kent

Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £8.25 /hour

Required licences or certifications:
Manual Driving Licence
SIA Licence

Ward Security provides a security services solutions to all UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more. Ward security head office is based in Kent but we now operate nationwide and employ over 850 employees. Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service. As part of Ward Security continuing growth, we are now looking to recruit a Night Security Officer at Kings Hill to join our forward thinking company and to join our professional security team.

This position will be working a roster pattern of 4 on 2 off from 18.00 hours to 06.00 hours.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Patrolling the estate in vehicle and on foot.
  • Assisting staff and public as required.
  • Locking and unlocking of premises
  • Investigation and reporting of accidents
  • Completion of reports

Successful candidates should be reliable and punctual, possessing:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Organisational skills

Ward Security is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Apply now for an immediate response.

Pay Rate£8.25 per hour
Hours
Location
ContractJob Ref SOU/1/KH

Application Form

To apply for employment with Ward Security, please  either download and complete the application form below and e-mail it to recruitment@ward-security.co.uk alternatively you can post it to A9-A10 Spectrum Business Centre, Anthony’s Way, Medway City Estate, Rochester, Kent, ME2 4NP.

Please do not email CVs as we can accept only completed application forms.

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Once you have returned your completed application form, if we wish to speak to you further we will contact you within 14 days. If you do not hear anything within this time frame, then we regret that at this time you have not been successful. We will however hold your application form on file for a period of six months in case a suitable position arises. We would be grateful if you could refrain from contacting us in relation to your application if we have not contacted you.

All applicants must have an SIA License (for Security positions), a full 5 year work or education checkable history (with no gaps) and the right to work in the UK. For some positions, where driving a Company vehicle is a requirement or where site location and/or shift times dictate, a driving license and the use of your own transport will also be necessary.

Relief Security Dog Handler- Kent & Essex

SOU/3/CAN

Basildon

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £9.00 /hour

Job Location: Kent and Essex

Required experience: Security: 1 year

Required licences or certifications: Manual Driving Licence and SIA Licence

Ward Security operates nationwide and employs over 600 employees. We provide security services solutions across the UK including: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.

We recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.As part of Ward Security’s continuing growth and to support our core security team, we are now looking to recruit reliable, trustworthy and flexible Relief Security Dog Handlers within Kent and Essex .

Our Relief Security Dog Handlers will work up to 50 hours per week. Flexibility will be required as shifts will vary between days, nights and weekends.

Due to company insurance you must be over 21 and have a full driving licence.

NO DOG HANDLING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED FOR THIS ROLE

Successful applicants would be expected to:

  • Be available to cover planned annual leave
  • Be available at short notice to cover blow-outs
  • Be available to work Day’s Nights or Weekends depending on the needs of the business
  • Have the means to travel to various sites within the designated coverage area

Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Be actively involved in the operational duties of the company ensuring that you are able to provide a comprehensive account of the actions taken by yourself and others at all times, always acting in a safe and professional manner.
  • Under the direction of the Operations Director assist with the efficient and effective deployment of the resources available for the operation of the Company’s function.
  • To ensure that the welfare of your dog is paramount at all times, all necessary grooming, feeding, vet nary care, socialisation and other requirements of a professional Security Dog Handler are adhered to during work hours as well as when off duty.
  • To be responsible at all times for your dog and all associated behaviour/needs. Ensure that his/her behaviour is one of a professionally trained working dog, under no circumstance should behaviour such as intimidation, aggression etc. towards others be tolerated unless in strict accordance with your instructions.
  • To provide regular patrols within defined areas an as effective deterrent in the protection of the client’s property and assets.
  • To respond to requests for reactive ad-hoc patrols and/or security presence as and when required to do so by control, another officer or authorised person.
  • Undertake assessments as part of a designated team, identify security compromises (actual or potential) and raise awareness amongst all Security Officers offering advice and guidance where appropriate.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of appropriate systems, including procedures and standards, to ensure production of appropriate reports relating to Company incidents, and other ad hoc reports as required by the Senior Management Team.
  • Assist when required, the Operations Director in the development and implementation of appropriate policies and procedures ensuring regularisation of internal systems related to security to produce a holistic and standardised approach.
  • Advise the Operations Director on security related issues as required, ensuring interdepartmental interfacing where appropriate.
  • Ensure that staff and where deemed necessary clients of the Company assist the Health & Safety Officer to ensure compliance with policies and regulations adhere to Health & Safety policies and regulations.
  • To identify suspicious persons and actions and report such circumstances.
  • Liase with the appropriate staff as necessary to ensure the effective use of Company resources to achieve its mission, to ensure the smooth and effective running of the company.
  • Participate in the continuation of specialist training, enabling yourself as well as other key members of staff to be conversant with the required standards.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

The essential qualities the post holder must possess are:

  • Able to read and write coherent sentences to construct a legible report.
  • Good interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate clearly with people at all levels projecting a confident and professional manner.
  • Experience within a similar position is preferred.
  • Trained to British Institute of Professional Dog Trainers standard, or similar
  • A 5-year checkable work history or back to school record
  • To be able to observe and accurately record incidents as they occur.
  • Be able to prioritise workloads and being flexible in the approach to varied tasks

Personal Attributes

  • Physically fit for the environment of the workplace.
  • To be of smart appearance at all times whilst representing the company image.
  • To be punctual in attendance.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.

In return, we will provide you with a uniform, full training and an opportunity to join and build a career with a forward thinking IIP Gold company.

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