We are currently recruiting for a Security Officer in Preston.


Pay rate: £12 per hour.

Hours:  Part time (shift rota)

Contract duration: Temporary ongoing



  • Control entry and egress of persons and vehicles on the client’s sites to prevent unauthorised access.
  • Follow and uphold all procedures whilst maintaining pocket book notes of events, and to report any incidents in a timely manner.
  • Greet all staff and visitors appropriately and courteously.
  • Respond to alarm activations and take necessary actions and to prepare a report to the Security Supervisor.
  • Secure and unlock areas as required.
  • Undertake foot and vehicular patrols of the client’s Headquarters and satellite sites.
  • Ensure that all required personal and vehicular passes are displayed prior to entry onto site.
  • Liaise effectively with other departments and organisations as and when required in relation to site security.
  • Maintain accurate records and logs of day-to-day activities and to prepare brief reports if required.
  • Work flexibly as part of the Security Team providing 24 hours service.
  • Perform duties using personal initiative with the necessary decisions being made with minimal supervision.
  • Undertake other duties and additional responsibilities which are consistent with the nature, responsibilities and grading as and when required.
  • Work with customers and colleagues to ensure delivery of effective communication and management of expectations. Adopting a customer focussed approach.



  • Security Industry Authority (SIA) License qualification or equivalent, or willingness to work towards within 2 years.



  • 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


Apply online or contact Terri O’Keefe on 07879 585551. You can also email terri@peelsolutions.co.uk  for more information on this role.

Job Category: Business Services
Job Type: Temporary
Job Location: Lancashire

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