Security officer for Harewood Estate and Film Set, nr Leeds

Security Officer
17 Nov 2021
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Job Description

Minimal Risk is seeking a Security Officer for a full-time contract (42 hrs a week) to work both day and night shifts at Harewood Stately Home and Estate near Wetherby/Leeds.

The suitable candidate will be expected to work across three areas of the business conducting mobile and static security of the Estate, House, and Film Sets.  The nature of the post requires a degree of physical activity so would suit someone that is active and enjoys the great outdoors.  

The work is varied and interesting with the option to work on additional events held at this very busy and prestigious location.

You must hold a clean manual driving licence, minimum of SIA Door Supervisor licence and live within a commutable distance from LS17 9LF.

Pay rate is £9.50 per hour, Bank Holidays at time and half and 25 days annual paid holiday.  Uniform is provided.

If you would like to work on a richly varied and high-profile contract conducted in pleasant surroundings, working independently and as part of a team, then this could be for you.

Duties comprise of, but are not limited to:

  • Control Room Monitoring: (CCTV, Radios, on site Alarms, Fire Panels, Key Control)
  • Vehicle/Mobile Patrols and Response to Incidents
  • Foot Patrols 
  • Client and Customer Liaison 
  • Access Control 
  • Special Events  
  • Alarm Response (on site) & Emergency and Incident Preparedness

We are seeking individuals who must have the following skills:

  • Excellent Customer Service & Client Communication Skills
  • Professional Attitude
  • Honesty & Integrity
  • Flexibility & Adaptability 
  • Awareness and acceptance of Diversity
  • Team Player
  • IT Literate 

There will be a requirement to undergo company sponsored first aid training, as well as job specific onsite training as part of the induction process.

If this position is of interest to you and you meet the above requirements, then please apply with an up-to-date CV, as well as evidence of in-date SIA DS licence and manual driving licence.

Initial interviews will be carried out by video link similar to Skype and/or a face-to-face interview at Harewood while also adhering to Government guidelines on Covid-19 restrictions.

Minimum of an in-date SIA DS Licence.
Manual Driving licence.
If held, a First Aid qualification and SIA CCTV Licence will be advantageous.