Posted on 22nd May 2017

SIA CCTV Operative

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Salary: £8.45p/h

Vespasian Security is recruiting smart, professional and diligent SIA CCTV Licensed Team members for several facilities in Portsmouth and the South Hampshire area.

This is a great opportunity for a corporate-focused individual to join Vespasian Security at various locations.

Each team member MUST hold a current SIA CCTV Licence as well as an SIA Door Supervisor Licence or SIA Security Guarding Licence.

The CCTV/Guarding role involves:

  • Ad-hoc support for our security operations
  • Ensuring buildings, valuables or people are safe and secure
  • Patrolling, securing and monitoring premises with the aid of closed circuit television (CCTV)
  • Supervising the door for clients
  • Health and Safety and Evacuation procedures
  • Being the welcoming face of our clients’ day-to-day operations with a concierge setting
  • Providing the client with a safe and secure working environment
  • Access control (Visitors/Contractors/Deliveries)
  • Emergency situations dealt with and reported through to the correct channels
  • Monitoring of site, intruder & fire alarms
  • Operation of site communication equipment
  • Police liaison
  • Use of fire extinguishers when required

Rota and working hours:

Working hours will be based on a shift rotation

The position requires applicants to demonstrate a number of key skills:

  • Customer care skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Good communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Hold an SIA CCTV Licence as well as an SIA Door Supervisor Licence or SIA Security Guarding Licence

In return Vespasian Security Ltd will offer you:

  • Excellent rate of pay
  • Opportunities for promotion
  • Ongoing training opportunities
  • Planned personal development and key life skills

Full-time and Part-time available

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  • Andy Denny

    We have never worked with a contractor from ANY area of the festival who is so dedicated to providing a first class service.


  • Nick Byrne

    Glad to see some friendly faces. When security greet you with a smile and a friendly hello, it’s hard not to give back and treat them with respect. Starting exchanges on the right foot makes a difference. Glad to see a security team that give the impression that they’re on ‘our’ side.

    Festival Customer

  • Ben Miles

    Vespasian has been with us from the start and we work well together as a team. We meet regularly to discuss service provision and they are flexible enough to meet our changing needs. Their expertise and experience of the industry have been invaluable to us and to the success of our venue.

    Little Johnny Russells

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Approved Contractor

Vespasian Security Ltd. holds SIA approved Contractor Status for the provision
of Door Supervision and Security Guarding services.