Alarm Receiving Centre Operative

Vacancy posted: Friday, 16 September 2016

Salary: £DOE
Location: Glasgow

What you need to know….

If you are passionate about servicing the customer requirements to a very high standard, interested in property, facilities, organisation and building relationships over the phone with customers, then SPS needs to hear from you.

About Us

SPS are leaders in the provision of property services.  We deliver high quality products and services to over 300 customers around the UK.  We deal with Councils, Local Authorities, FM companies, Landlords,  Banks and Estate Agents and give them security, environmental services, doors, access control, and helpdesk services, 24/7.

For nearly 25 years, the teams in Glasgow, London, Leicester and Warrington receive instructions from their dedicated property services coordinator based in the Response Centre in Glasgow.

Due to expansion, we are looking for Nighshift and Dayshift teams to work in our National Response Centre, handling inbound and outbound calls from customers around the UK.

The Position

You will be responsible for taking and processing calls from customers and deploying engineers to perform a repair or deliver a service.  All jobs are handled and managed by one person through to completion.  The objective is to completely satisfy our customers' requirements and achieve KPI's and SLA's.

The Role

  • Working closely with the operations team throughout the UK
  • Confirming their job instructions are complete
  • Reacting to an emergency situation and responding to the engineers needs
  • Follow up all jobs to ensure that they are complete
  • Manage spreadsheets, update databases
  • Monitor alarms and respond accordingly
  • Monitoring CCTV and reacting to incidents


  • 12 hour shifts
  • Working on a rota basis to provide cover 24 hours a day, 365 days a year


  • Customer service experience is paramount
  • Experience in reading spreadsheets and working through databases
  • Liaison with contractors, trades and customers
  • Friendly, articulate and helpful qualities are also beneficial


  • Attractive holiday entitlement package
  • City Centre location
  • Excellent working conditions
  • Full and detailed training
  • No sales targets

Please forward your CV by clicking the ‘Apply’ button.

SPS is an equal opportunities employer

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