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*** LONGLEAT - Security Officer
Summary
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Security Officer
ID:LEL1503 / 2989
Department:House
Description
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 Security Officer entail?

As a Security Officer, you’ll be responsible for providing a friendly security presence and monitoring the CCTV surveillance within Longleat House, closely observing and reacting when required.

You’ll maintain a safe environment within the house, remaining vigilant and attentive at all times, interacting with the public and providing helpful customer service and providing event security when required.

What will I need to be considered for this 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 the role.

What will I receive in return?

As a Security Officer you’ll receive a salary of 19,000 (GBP), in addition to a range of attractive benefits that include; 29 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 12 hour shifts on a 4 day on 4 day off rota system, including weekends and bank holidays. Shift patterns will include night and day shifts.

Location: Longleat (Wiltshire)

All applications for this Security Officer vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.