(073)Security officer/Receptionist

Role: Security officer/Receptionist

Location: Purfleet RM19

Site type: Corporate/Logistic

Pay rate: £11.44

Shift times: Monday- Friday 11:30 -16:30

You will be an ambassador of the Company and Client to the public and employees therefore this role demands professional approach dealing with all security related issues in a calm professional manner.

Security officer/Receptionist duties:

  • Reception meet and greet.
  • Access control and keeping access / egress records.
  • Maintenance of logbooks and registers
  • Maintaining security for the building by providing passes to visitors/staff
  • Notifying appropriate people that a visitor has arrived to see them.
  • Keeping track of the people arriving for appointments and when they leave the building.
  • Answering phone calls and responding appropriately to the callers needs
  • Dealing with visitors and their requests
  • Receive and pass on mail deliveries.
  • Patrolling premises to prevent or detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows and gates.
  • Answer alarms and investigate disturbances.
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security of your premises.
  • Contact the police or fire departments in cases of emergency.
  • Check alarm circuits and ensure the alarm system is functioning properly.
  • Monitor and adjust controls that regulate building systems, such as air conditioning, furnace


  • Smart, Professional and inspire confidence to our clients
  • Good communication skills on all levels
  • Excellent customer skills
  • Strong work ethic and proactive mindset to resolve all concerns to expectation
  • Hold a SIA licence is essential for the role

Join our team as a Security Officer and contribute to maintaining a safe and secure environment for our clients and employees. As a Security Officer, you will play a crucial role in preventing loss, ensuring the safety of individuals, and protecting property.

City Group is committed to equal opportunities. We welcome applications from candidates irrespective of ethnic origin, gender, marital status, religious belief, sexual orientation, disability, or age.