Gatehouse / Weighbridge Security Officer

GBP 10.42 - 10.42 per hour

Kingdom Services Group, Alltan an t-Salainn

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 2 weeks ago, 12 Feb | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 13650a

Full Job Description



£10.42 - £10.42/hour

On average 42 hours per week, 4 On 4 Off Day & Weekend shifts as per site rota. 06.30 am - 18.30 pm.

- United Kingdom -- Scotland -- Highland -- Highland -- Invergordon

Job Type

09 February 2024

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Gatehouse / Weighbridge Security Officer to join Kingdom Services Group Ltd working at a distribution site in Invergordon, IV18 area.

Main Duties: Manage the gatehouse, operating weighbridge machine and control access and egress of all vehicles and pedestrians to site ensuring all documentation, policies and procedures are followed.

In return we offer a company award scheme, optional work place pension, career progression and access to a substantial free online training academy for professional development.

Hours: On average 42 hours per week, 4 On 4 Off Day & Weekend shifts as per site rota. 06.30 am - 18.30 pm.

Pay rate: £10.42 per hour.

Position - Skill Base Requirements

A valid SIA licence or applied for
A full five year checkable employment history
Excellent customer service skills
Previous experience in a similar role is desirable
Surveillance skills
Excellent communication skills are required both written and verbal
Have a good level of judgement professionalism
IT skills

How to Achieve Success:

Introduce yourself at the start of a new shift - Have a "can do" attitude and accept reasonable instruction - Smile, acknowledge, say hello, use eye contact & engage during shift - Cultivate a good team working relationship (inc local police) - Wear appropriate contract uniform - ID Card & SIA License - Are you proud of how you look today / promoting professionalism? - Be knowledgeable.

Asset protection (Stock, Property, People)

How to Achieve Success:

Be aware of location layout - High profile visual patrols - Being observant & vigilant - Be aware of hot spots and identify areas of concern - Deter persons with intent to commit a criminal act, play your part in providing a safe work environment and reducing any loss.

Safe & Secure

How to Achieve Success:

Book on/off and make safety calls at an agreed frequency - Be aware of life safety systems & safe to work procedures e.g. alarms, first aid, fire doors clear, react and support swiftly - Make safe, calm and controlled decisions - Record & escalate appropriately.

Assignment Instructions (AIs)

How to Achieve Success:

Content awareness including, breaks & welfare, personal mobile phone & headset use, smoking policy, risk assessment & crisis management.

General Responsibilities

Access & egress control - CCTV monitoring - Key control - Site patrols, checks & lockdowns - Equipment use and maintenance - Maintain a daily log book - Arrest & Search (must be aware of policies) - Administration

Examples of our fantastic colleague welfare includes: -
• Great people management
• Contributory Pension scheme
• A real career pathway
• Professional development training
• Company award scheme
• Awards & Commendations
• Colleague web portal

At Kingdom we take pride in our ability to develop our employees beyond their starting role within the company. We will make sure you meet all the requirements for your role as well as using existing funding programmes to open up a whole host of career opportunities for you. The qualifications on offer include courses such as First Aid, Customer Services, Team Leading and Conflict Management to name but a few and you will be supported on your training journey with access to the latest e-learning software and equipment.