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Security Officer

Posted: 17 Sep 2021 Closes: 26 Sep 2021
Oakwood DC- Westhoughton Competitive
Flexible 631441182

About the role

To carry out all duties as required by the security manager in order to maintain total security, prevent loss and promote safety within the Head Office and Automated Distribution Centre of Oakwood Distribution Limited, in accordance with the Company's Security Charter.

You will be responsible for

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

To maintain daily records relating to duties performed in respect of safety checks, perimeter checks, employee searches and vehicle/stock checks.

To regularly patrol head office and automated distribution centre. To engage with staff, be observant, "see and be seen" and promote a high visibility presence throughout.

To maintain the highest degree of confidentiality at all times.

To be thoroughly conversant with locking and unlocking procedures in order to maintain the security of the premises.

To be thoroughly conversant with the operation of the C.C.T.V. system and the need for diligent surveillance of all employees and visitors to the premises.

To conduct precise safety check patrols throughout H.O. And A.D.C. To observe accessibility of fire equipment, fire doors, fire alarms and sprinkler equipment. To identify safety concerns such as slip or trip hazards, excessive litter, vandalism and the state of and integrity of the building and to report accordingly.

To conduct precise perimeter patrols to ensure the integrity of the perimeter fence and accessibility of external hydrants. To observe any health and safety hazards, acts of vandalism, accumulation of litter or any other matter of concern. To check vehicles as required and challenge persons who may be on the premises without good reason or authority and to report accordingly.

To participate in employee searches in accordance with the company's search policy and procedures. To take appropriate action with regard to the progress and conclusion of the search and to report accordingly.

To carry out as directed checks of vehicles entering and leaving the premises. To carry out checks of stock being delivered/despatched and to report accordingly.

To prepare as necessary reports relating to any incident that may occur with which you are involved or that you have witnessed.

To be conversant with the use of security department communication systems.To undertake any other such duties as may from time to time be reasonably required.

OPERATIONAL COMPETENCIES
To be conversant with the purpose, mission, objectives and business plan of the security department.To be conversant with the siting and use of fire fighting equipment.To be conversant with the location of fire exits and escape routes and to have a thorough understanding of the company's evacuation procedure.To be conversant with the company's security charter.To be conversant with the company's security of product document.To be conversant with the company's accident management arrangements.To be conversant with the use of the security departments radio and telephone equipment.To be conversant with the company's first aid arrangements.

You will need

1. To be conversant with the purpose, mission, objectives and business plan of the security department.

2. To be conversant with the siting and use of fire fighting equipment.

3. To be conversant with the location of fire exits and escape routes and to have a thorough understanding of the company's evacuation procedure.

4. To be conversant with the company's security charter.

5. To be conversant with the company's security of product document.

6. To be conversant with the company's accident management arrangements.

7. To be conversant with the use of the security departments radio and telephone equipment.

8. To be conversant with the company's first aid arrangements.
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