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Security Officer

Vacancy Details

Salary: £11.72 / Hour
Location: Southampton Airport
Region: South East England
Vacancy Group: Operational Security
Date Posted: 22/11/2022
Reference: 11966


Job description

LOCATION – Based at Southampton Airport, may be sent to other locations

POSITION - Security Officers

REPORTING TO - Security Supervisors

HOURS OF WORK - As per operational and client requirements

RATE OF PAY - £11.72


  • Perform a range of security-based tasks including, but not restricted to, Central search, HBS Baggage system, body searches, baggage searches, access control including search of vehicles, x-ray screening, aircraft guarding, passenger interviewing, and document checking.
  • Operational will require you to be based at Southampton but will be required at other locations as and when required, travel expenses and Pier Diems paid.
  • Use of security industry approved systems, such as ETD machines, and hand-held tablets.
  • Excellent command of English both oral and written.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and to prioritise tasks.
  • Flexibility and availability according to operational needs.

· Excellent communication and customer service skills.

· Full colour vision.

· Self-motivated but also able to work well in a team.

· Punctual, professional, with attention to detail.

· 5-year checkable work history vetted (within UK)

· Successful clearance of Criminal Record Check and Counter Terrorist Check.

· Full training and PPE provided to successful candidates.

· Desirable: Full UK driving licence.

We take our commitment to principles of fairness and mutual respect for people of all faiths and cultures seriously and we expect our employees to do so as well. We take firm action where any concerns are raised both internally and by our clients, customers and members of the public.

All applicants must have correct documentation enabling them to work in the UK and also have a permanent NI number.

Please Note: The probationary period can be extended should the candidate’s performance not meet the required standard.

Interested parties should forwarded their CV

Please note that priority will be given to internal applicants.


Reference ID: 11558

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Southampton Airport

Salary: £11.72 per hour


In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Can you provide original evidence of your right to work within the UK?

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