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Security Officer

Job Description

Service Care Solutions are looking for a Security Officer to work within the Lancashire Constabulary on a 3-month contract.

Location: Preston

Job role/Responsibilities:
To uphold the security of Headquarters and associated sites.

  • To maintain the security of the Constabulary's Headquarters and satellite sites.
  • To control entry and egress of persons and vehicles on the Constabulary's sites to prevent unauthorised access.
  • To follow and uphold all procedures whilst maintaining pocketbook notes of events, and to report any incidents in a timely manner.
  • To greet all staff and visitors appropriately and courteously.
  • To respond to alarm activations and take necessary actions and to prepare a report to the Security Supervisor.
  • To secure and unlock areas as required.
  • To undertake foot and vehicular patrols of the Constabulary's Headquarters and satellite sites.
  • To ensure that all required personal and vehicular passes are displayed prior to entry onto site.
  • To liaise effectively with other departments and organisations as and when required in relation to site security.

Qualification required:

  • SIA license

Knowledge/Experience required:

  • Previous experience of working unsociable hours.
  • Experience of maintaining accurate and legible records.
  • Experience of communicate clearly and articulately at all levels internally and externally.
  • Experience of working effectively as part of a team.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and take appropriate action as necessary.
  • Working knowledge of GDPR.
  • Promote and comply with our obligations under the Equality Act 2010, Data Protection and Health & safety legislation.

If you are interested in this role or want further discussion, please contact Lewis O'Donnell either via email: or tel: 01772208962. Alternatively, if you have any friend or colleagues that might be interested, please feel free to refer them as we a have a referral scheme in place of up to £250.