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Security Officer

Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Up to £27500 per annum
Closing date
21 Feb 2024

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Job Title: Security Officer
Location: Ashchurch, Gloucestershire
Compensation: £27,500 raising to £28,500 once security clearence is achieved (can take 6-12 months)
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF51522

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Security Officer at our Ashchurch site. We are looking to hire several new Security Officers to join the team.

The role

As a Security Officer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. We are transforming and we need you to support us in forging new paths, and contributing as we grow through exciting, but sometimes challenging change. As we grow our business, we have premises that requires 24/7, 365-days security cover. As a member of our security team, you will be working within a small team to provide security cover at our Tewkesbury site.

Day to day, you'll be:

  • Securing premises with regular patrolling of property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment and access points; permitting entry if required
  • Obtaining help by sounding alarms including marshalling
  • Preventing losses and damage by reporting irregularities, informing staff and visitors of policy and procedures; deterring trespassers
  • Compiling reports by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities
  • Maintaining environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment controls

Essential experience of the Security Officer:

  • Previous security experience
  • Patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations
  • Able to work well with others

This role is based on site at Tewkesbury. The shift pattern will comprise of twelve hour shifts over four days, four off - four nights, four off.

Qualifications for the Security Officer:

  • Relevant qualifications desirable, but not essential i.e. BTEC Level three Security Management or SIA

The successful candidate must be a sole UK National, who holds, or has the ability to achieve both SC and DV security clearance.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International

For over a century, Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive.


Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

Take a look below at the roles Manpower UK is currently recruiting for at Babcock.

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