Location

Hatfield, Hertfordshire


Working Week / Hours

37.5 hours per week, fully flex 5/7


Job Reference

HAT-SEC


Annual Leave

25 days plus bank holidays


Closing Date

31-03-19


 

One Healthcare Partners Limited

Security Guard

Security Guard

At One Healthcare, we are very proud of the exceptional level of service we deliver and the way we look after our team. We are always on the lookout for exceptional people who can connect with our culture and values to help us write the next chapter of the One Healthcare Group story. If you relish a challenge and want to work in an industry leading facility with like-minded individuals, One Healthcare is right for you.

One Hatfield Hospital, Hertfordshire has a vacancy for a Security Guard to join the team.

Security Guard

Qualifications

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent
  • SIA licence holder

Experience

  • Previous experience of working in security
  • Experience of working in line with policies and procedures

Skills

  • Highly organised with excellent time management skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Strong communication skills, including written and verbal
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Sound computer skills

Desirables

  • Previous experience of security in a hospital setting

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide a feeling of safety for staff, patients and visitors by maintaining an effective security presence
  • Carry out regular patrols of the premises to ensure security against damage, either by fire, water, theft, or vandalism
  • Protect the premises from possible unauthorised entry, by use of force or illegal instruments, whereby loss of goods, danger to staff, patients, or visitors, or damage may result
  • Detect, where possible, those responsible for loss or malicious damage to Company property
  • Respond to emergencies in a timely manner, engaging the police or emergency services if required
  • Resolve any issues in a professional manner and in line with all policies and procedures
  • Work with the maintenance team to ensure any physical breaches of security are avoided and, where necessary, rectified
  • Record any incidents, raising reports, and carrying out enquiries where necessary
  • Ensure security arrangements in the hospital are functioning properly, e.g. computer systems
  • Responsible for access control to the hospital, ensuring all visitors sign in and out accordingly
  • Greet visitors in a friendly and courteous manner and receive deliveries, following process
  • Maintain a clean and tidy Reception area
  • Provide a comprehensive handover at change of shift to colleagues
  • You may be asked to carry out other duties as reasonably requested