Recruitment

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Octaga provides Stewards, Security Officers, Door Supervisors, Close Protection Officers and Specialist Services to the Film/TV industry, large Corporate clients and the Public Sector amongst others, and also have responsibility for the regular site security of Corporate, Film/TV and Public Sector premises.

In all vacancies advertising SIA licensable activity (Security Guarding, Door Supervision, UK CP Ops etc), please assume that a valid SIA licence, a right to work in the UK and a 5-year checkable work history are an essential requirement. Internal and external applications are welcomed for all vacancies and assignments. To apply for one of the below listed vacancies please submit a current CV and Covering letter to opportunities@octaga.co.uk. Your application will be treated in confidence.

While we welcome speculative enquiries, please find specific current vacancies below.

Current Vacancies


Full-Time Security Officer - Chertsey (KT16) area

Octaga Security Services Ltd have a vacancy for a Full-Time Security Officer to work for our long-term prestigious client at a film production site in the Chertsey area.

Rate of pay:

£8.20 (Rising to £8.56 upon successful completion of a 6 month probationary period)

Shift Pattern: 4 on 4 off Days/Nights

Duties:

  • Gate House Duties
  • Access/Egress control
  • Escorting visitors
  • Foot patrols
  • Vehicle Patrols
  • Incident Report Writing

This position would suit a committed individual who is willing to work as part of an existing security team. You would be expected to conduct patrols, be responsible for access and egress control in the gatehouse, provide exceptional customer service to all staff and visitors and assist with other site duties as requested.

The successful candidate will hold a valid SIA licence and have a Full UK Drivers licence. Ideally you would have some security experience, customer service experience and hold a valid First Aid at Work certificate; although these are not essential as full training will be provided for the role. We are seeking a candidate that is self-motivated and works well within a team.

To apply, please email your Covering Letter & CV outlining your suitability to opportunities @ octaga.co.uk, with the subject “Chertsey FT”.

Events Security Officers - Buckinghamshire and Middlesex Area

Octaga Security Services are looking to recruit several ad-hoc Events Security Officers to come on board to join our ever expanding team in providing Events Security to one of our prestigious clients.

Hours: Various– minimum of 8 hours per day

Rate of Pay: £9.00 – £10.00 per hour

Duties will involve:

  • Provision of a strong security presence
  • Control of access/egress to venues
  • Searches
  • Car Parking

Successful applicants must have a minimum of Door Supervisor SIA license, have the ability to use own initiative, and be able to follow pre-assigned assignment instructions.  Candidates will preferably have previous Security experience, Spectator Safety level 2 and First Aid at Work although not essential as training will be provided.

To apply please email a current CV & Covering Letter outlining your suitability to: opportunities@octaga.co.uk – please state “Events” in the subject line.

 

 

Full-Time Nights Security Officer - SL0 0NH

Full Time Nights Security Officers required for a fast paced environment

We have an exciting opportunities to join a busy security team in providing site and location security for a prestigious client on a long-term contract. If you are enthusiastic, have the ability and willingness to learn, and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, please apply.

Shift pattern: 4 on 4 off nights

Hours: 12 hour shifts

Rate of Pay: £8.75 which will increase to £9.00 per hour upon successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Duties will involve:

  • Booking in deliveries
  • Signing in and out keys
  • Patrol Monitoring
  • Alarm Monitoring and Response
  • Incident Report Writing
  • Answering the telephone
  • Monitoring the Access Control System
  • Responding to emails
  • Answering Switch board phone and reception work

Successful applicants must have a minimum of Door Supervisor SIA license, have the ability to use own initiative, and be able to follow pre-assigned assignment instructions. Candidates will preferably have previous Security experience and First Aid at Work although this is not essential as training can be given to the right individuals. You must also have a full UK Driving License as you will be required to use site vehicles on occasions.

To apply please email a current CV & Covering Letter outlining your suitability to: opportunities@octaga.co.uk – please state “PINE Nights” in the subject line.


Application Process

For all vacancies, please apply with a covering letter and CV to:

HR Department
Octaga Security Services Limited
Octaga House
17 St Owen Street
Hereford
HR1 2JB

Alternatively, email: opportunities@octaga.co.uk