Job Openings >> *** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Night Security Officer
*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Night Security Officer
Summary
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Night Security Officer
ID:LEL1613 / PL3692
Department:Operations
Description
Night Security Officer

A secure career move…


A superb opportunity for an experienced SIA Security Guard licence holder to join one of the most stunning stately homes in Britain.

Steeped in rich history, Longleat House is the ancestral home of the Marquess of Bath. Since its purchase in 1541, fifteen generations of the Thynne family have called Longleat home and together they have amassed an incredible collection of fine art, a wealth of rare English, French and Italian furniture, European and Far Eastern ceramics and English silver as well as tens of thousands of historic documents, and seven libraries housing over 44,000 printed books.

As part of Longleat, the House enjoys its share of almost 1 million visitors each year, providing in depth guided house tours and expertly curated house exhibitions to commemorate important events and famous milestones in history. Despite its fantastic collection of valuables, the business still places priority on its most valuable asset – the team of dedicated and passionate colleagues that keep the operation running.

What will this role of Night Security Officer entail?

As a Night Security Officer, you will work as part of a team to provide a professional security presence within Longleat House. You’ll use your extensive experience of monitoring CCTV surveillance and operate the CCTV cameras in the control room whilst closely observing and reacting in a proactive manner to challenges and instructions.

You’ll also safely patrol the Estate perimeters and grounds at regular intervals whilst maintaining contact with the Central Security Office, and be required to provide security at events taking place throughout the year when your assistance is needed.

Striving to maintain a safe environment within the house, you will remain vigilant and attentive at all times.

What will I need to be considered for this Night Security Officer vacancy?
  • A valid SIA Security Guard licence, along with a public space surveillance (CCTV) licence
  • Full and clean UK driving licence
  • Full checkable references, with an up-to-date CRB / DBS check
  • Ability to work effectively on your own and as a team player
  • Friendly and helpful manner, with excellent communication skills and the ability to calmly resolve conflicts
  • Reliable and punctual

Please note, a suitable level of physical fitness will be required to meet the physical demands of this Night Security Officer role.

What will I receive in return?
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As a Night Security Officer you’ll receive a salary in the region of (GBP) 19,300, in addition to a range of attractive benefits that include; 21 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves, discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise, along with life assurance cover and more perks.

Contract: Permanent, working 11 ½ hour shifts on a 4 night on 4 night off rota system, starting at 19.00pm and finishing at 07.00am, including weekends and bank holidays. May include occasional day shifts for CCTV coverage.

Location: Longleat (Warminster, Wiltshire)

All applications for this Night Security Officer vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.
This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications