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Job title:
Security Officer
Job reference:
Place Services
From: 18426 per annum To: 18426 per annum plus shift allowance and weekend enhancements.
37 per week
Closing date:


A vacancy has arisen within the Security Section for the post of a Security Officer. The hours of work are an average of 37 hours per week, based on an annualised hours shift rota covering 24/7, 365 days per year.

Duties include mobile patrols of council establishments, responding to intruder / fire / panic alarm activations, keyholding duties, open / close schools / public buildings for contractors etc., courier duties for all council departments, static duties at St Helens Crematorium and Newton Cemetery and Initial contact and response for any major emergency plan activation on behalf of the council.

You will ensure client service level agreements are adhered to in relation to Security Industry standards.

You will have the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing and have a flexible approach to working hours / shifts .

Knowledge of alarm systems would be an advantage.

For an informal discussion, please contact Paul Molyneux, Deputy Head of Security Services on 01744 676882

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