Security Guard-TCS

Bordon | Other

Security Guard
TCS Oakhanger
Bordon, GU35 9JE

Full Time, Permanent (43 hours per week)

Competitive salary plus benefits

Serco Defence are recruiting for a Security Guard to join the team at TCS Oakhanger in Bordon. This role will help to ensure we meet all customer requirements and will involve undertaking all physical security duties as and when required including patrolling, searching, and escorting visitors and contractors and maintaining the integrity of the site. The role requires a high level of attention to detail, excellent time keeping and good customer service skills.


Main responsibilities of the role include:


  • Comply with and contribute to the requirements of the contract and KPIs and the Business Continuity Plan.
  • Comply with the Serco Policy Standards, GSOPs, CSOPs, LOPs and local MOD TCS procedures.
  • Adhere to Safety Risk and Compliance objectives set by Serco Defence and contribute to their completion.
  • Respond to changes in the Home Office threat levels and MOD Counter Terrorist Response Levels as instructed by higher authority.
  • Function as first line defence to support the TCS site mission.
  • Perform patrols and escorting duties, vehicle and bag searches as required.
  • Operation of site CCTV and site security systems.
  • Liaise with fellow Site Security personnel and outside agencies as required.
  • Working day and night shifts. 

Requirements for role:


  • Hold or be able to obtain SC Security Clearance.
  • Hold a Security Industry Authority Licence (SIA) to include First Aid at Work certificate, however non-license holders will be considered if willing to undertake relevant training courses.
  • Hold a valid Full UK - Manual Driving Licence and willingness to drive company vehicles.
  • UK Citizenship or Eligible UK Passport holder.
  • References will be confirmed prior to Formal offer of employment.
  • Good people and communication skills.


Desirables for role:


  • Experience of working in a secure government environment.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Suites.
  • Previous experience in Security Role.
  • Current SIA licence holder-minimum security guarding.


What we offer:


  • Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
  • Flexibility Allowance of 12% of base salary
  • Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
  • On site On-the-Job Training provided.
  • A safe and supportive culture.
  • Rewarding environment with opportunities to grow and progress.
  • A company passionate about diversity and inclusion.



To discover more about our careers in Defence, meet our team, and to find out more about what we offer, please follow this Link. We're also a signatory of the UK Governments Women in Defence Charter, to find out more please click here.


Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens, we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 


At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. As a proud Disability Confident Leader and holder of the Gold Inclusive Employer Standard, disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. 



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08/06/2024 01:08:00
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