Reference Library – Door Supervisors
The British Library
is a national treasure. Home to 3,000 years of history, its collections
(containing everything from manuscripts to music scores and prints to patents)
are an infinitely valuable resource used by 16,000 people a day. Not
surprisingly, keeping our staff, visitors and collections safe is of paramount
importance to us. The library is a busy, vibrant and interesting environment to
work in. And if your skills match the ones we re looking for, you could soon be
enjoying it first-hand. As part of a
uniformed security team, you ll help to provide a secure environment for people
working in or visiting our St. Pancras site by helping to provide a 24/7
security operation. You ll be expected to cover a wide range of tasks including
reception, escorting and control room duties. The role will also involve
deployment within the Public Areas and hence extensive interaction with
visitors and readers.
Ideally holding valid
SIA CCTV and Door Supervisors Licences, you will need to have a flexible
approach to your duties and possess strong customer service skills. You ll also
be able to deal with others patiently and fairly, work as part of a team, have
great written and verbal communication skills and be able to apply common sense
in any situation. You ll also be able
to demonstrate your reliability, attention to detail, a good level of health
and fitness and the ability to make tough decisions whilst under pressure.
Previous experience in a similar role and good IT skills would also be of
Closing Date: 29 May 2017
Interview Date: TBC
Original post: Security Officer – Building Group
We have an exciting opportunities to join a busy security team in providing site and location security for a prestigious client on a long-term contract. If you are enthusiastic, have the ability and willingness to learn, and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, please apply. Shift pattern: 4 on 4 off nights
Hours: 12 hour shifts Rate of Pay: 8.75 which will increase to 9.00 per hour upon successful completion of a 6 month probationary period. Duties will involve:
Booking in deliveries
Signing in and out keys Patrol Monitoring Alarm Monitoring and Response
Incident Report Writing Answering the telephone Monitoring the Access Control System
Responding to emails Answering Switch board phone and reception work Successful applicants must have a minimum of Door Supervisor SIA license, have the ability to use own initiative, and be able to follow pre-assigned assignment instructions. Candidates will preferably have previous Security experience and First Aid at Work although this is not essential as training can be given to the right individuals. You must also have a full UK Driving License as you will be required to use site vehicles on occasions.
To apply please email a current CV & Covering Letter outlining your suitability to: firstname.lastname@example.org please state PINE Nights in the subject line.
We are looking to recruit SIA-Licenced Door Supervisors to work at some fantastic venues in this part of the capital which has so much going on all year round. If you have existing theatre or corporate experience, then providing service with a smile may be ideally suited to you with this fantastic opportunity. Good customer service and communication skills are essential characteristics in dealing with people who have high expectations of their visit to these venues. The hours of work available are varied and flexible, but the nature of the role means that it involves a considerable amount of weekend and evening shifts. You would be working as part of an existing team and you must be willing to work outside the venue for short periods of time during the shift. As one of the United Kingdom s leading providers of crowd management and event security, we play a key role in the successful delivery of events at many different venues in and around London. Together with the opportunities that are available locally, you will get the chance to work at national events too. SIA Door Supervisors SIA staff play a crucial role in helping to ensure that the event experience is a memorable one for all visitors to the venue.
Safety and security are of paramount importance in dealing with the public, but so too is providing a high level of customer service. As an essential part of any event safety management team, you will be acting as the eyes and ears for those running the occasion. At all times, SIA staff should be aware of and ensure the care, comfort and well-being of all categories of spectators. Those successful candidates who join the Showsec team will be given all the appropriate training to fulfil their duties to a high standard. With the Company s commitment to training and personal development, this could indeed be the first step on a career path in the industry. Main Duties And Responsibilities
Screening a person’s suitability to enter the event or venue e.g. individuals under the influence of alcohol or drugs or demonstrating anti social behaviour. This includes those who are searching bags to ensure that there is no unauthorised access or any damage to property or injury to others. Searching of persons and/or property to prevent items that are unauthorised or illegal from entering the premises e.g. cameras, alcohol, drugs or weapons. Responding to incidents within crowds, queues or the audience to control behaviour which is antisocial, undesirable or likely to result in harm to others.
Ejecting individuals from a venue or event or designated area e.g. concert pit or backstage areas Protecting an identifiable area from spectators or others with the intention of preventing damage to property or persons. Providing a security presence to prevent and detect crime within a designated area. Guarding a property and/or equipment in site during the setup and breaking down of, for example, an event or exhibition. Patrolling the perimeter of an event to prevent unauthorised entry gained by individuals through the climbing or breaching of any fences or barriers, or through being let in via an access. Candidate Requirements
Please Note: You MUST be the holder of a current SIA Licence (Door Supervisor/Close Protection) for this role.
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