You will join as a Security Officer to work closely with a Team Leader, you will provide a safe and secure environment for all visitors and staff at Hampton Court Palace and across the wider estate.
Security Officer Responsibilities:
- Controlling pedestrian and vehicle access to the Palace.
- Monitoring CCTV and alarm systems.
- Responding to any escalated security incidents.
- Proactive patrolling throughout the buildings and grounds.
Security Officer Requirements:
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and customer service skills. You should be able to demonstrate knowledge of basic security principles and possess an understanding of CCTV / Alarm and Fire systems. Evidence of skills development (Training, Courses) is advantageous as is recent experience in dealing with emergency situations.
The role demands strong command of oral and written English as a daily log of events is maintained. It is also essential that the candidate is conversant with Windows-based PC’s and has a good working knowledge of MS Office.
This position would ideally suit those with security experience in either a corporate or heritage environment and be able to show self-motivation, self-development, reliability and the ability to work alone as well as part of a team.
A full driving licence is required.
About Historic Royal Palaces Enterprises Ltd:
“Staff are leaders in their fields, very dedicated, passionate and knowledgeable. It’s a treat to work with such people.” – Glassdoor review
Location: Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey KT8 9AU
Job type: Full Time, Permanent; 12 hour shift pattern consisting of 2 day and 2 nights; 06:30 to 18:30, followed by 2 night duties 18:30 to 06:30. This is followed by 4 rest days.
Salary: circa £27,300 (including allowances)