CCTV Control Room Operator - Nights - Great Shelford, Cambridge

Are you a Security Officer with control room, call centre or customer services experience and want to develop new skills? We have a fantastic opportunity for you - apply today!
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Are you a Security Officer with control room, call centre, or customer services experience and want to develop new skills? We have a fantastic opportunity for you - apply today! 


We can offer

  • £10.15 per hour, structured training, 24 hours per week over 17 weeks period working nights. Please take the time to read about our benefits package at 


We need

  • SIA CCTV licence
  • An excellent multitasker - our control room is the epicentre of our business so you have to be comfortable with a range of demands and responsibilities
  • Professionalism in conduct and communication - you will be dealing with our officers, clients, and management team 
  • Flexibility to work 12-hour night shifts days 
  • Experience using IT systems to record information and confidence using Microsoft Office
  • Strong decision-making skills with the ability to work off your own initiative


We want you to be a success

The Control Room is the epicentre of our business based at our Head Office in Cambridge. You will be managing everything from call-offs, sickness, monitoring and responding to CCTV systems, reporting, staff welfare checks, providing telephone/email support for the business and clients. 

Your first few weeks will be training to understand the business, technology, and policy/procedure. You will also build strong relationships with the resourcing team and officers looking to find solutions to rostering gaps.

To be successful as a CCTV Control Room Operator at Dardan Security, you have to be able to prioritise demands, maintain excellent customer service and understand how crucial your role is for the business - in maintaining our client contracts and the information flow throughout the business.

We are Dardan

We are UK based, privately owned specialist security solutions and consultancy provider with over 40 years’ experience. A career with us means joining an ACS Pacesetter, an NSI accredited (Gold Scheme) provider of mobile patrol services, static site guarding, key holding and response services listed as Infologue’s “One to Watch”. We seek to be the leading provider of security services and have an extensive portfolio across Aviation, Critical National Infrastructure, Oil and Gas, Education, Healthcare, Retail, Blue Chip and Corporate #proudtobeDardan

Due to the nature of the Company’s business, your role will be site based. It is a condition of your employment that the Company reserves the right to vary your working hours, duties and location of duties to meet the need of the business at any time.

Dardan Security is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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What we can offer you

Our Benefits include:

  • Access to GP services (for you & your family) and counselling services (individual) 24/7

  • Medical Specialist Professional Guidance

  • Free Health Information & Assessments

  • Discounted healthcare plans, life insurance and personal accident insurance

  • Payslips portal, accessible anytime, online plus a free service that allows staff to monitor pay and pension plan

  • Membership discounts at over 3000 gyms

  • Access to online pharmacy and home delivery service

  • Contributory pension scheme (employee contribution 5% and company matches with 3%)

  • Retention Bonus £100 for passing a years service

  • Recommend and get rewarded scheme - £100 on probabtion pass, £100 after a year

  • New Discount Outlet - Easy Saver Card

  • Job Well Done Awards

  • Online Learning - access to courses for professional and personal development

Dardan is fast paced, growing specialist security solutions provider with a rich history spanning over 40 years. 

Dardan provides mobile and static security services, security intelligence, technology solutions and security consulting to some of the biggest brands in the UK.  

The chance to join Dardan means a joining a culture that is constantly evolving and one where our clients dictate the opportunities we can offer our teams and the places they work.

Our security officers have the choice of one of the biggest patrol and response teams in the UK, corporate clients, specialist contracts across maritime, aviation and oil & gas at critical infrastructure across the UK. Many of these clients will let you use their gyms, canteens, and other facilities.

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