Security Officer- Operational Support Cambridge

Do you want to work across universities, corporate and business parks in Cambridge? We can offer 42 hours guaranteed or work on a casual basis within our operational support team now! Apply today.
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Do you want to work across universities, corporate and business parks in Cambridge? We can offer 42 hours guaranteed or work on a casual basis within our operational support team now! Apply today.

We can offer

  • Site related pay £8.75 - £12.00, structured training, 42 hours guaranteed or rostered (non guaranteed) hours 6 weeks in advance and a variety of shifts to cover call offs, sickness and holiday. Please take the time to read about our benefits package at

We need

  • SIA Licence 
  • A professional appearance and attitude
  • Flexibility to work a range of shifts as a casual relief officer or dedicated Operational Support Security Officer
  • UK Drivers Licence

We want you to be a success

Short notice call offs and 24 hours’ notice for some shift work is at times the reality of being a key member of the Operational Support Team (OST), your flexibility and strong focus on supporting your colleagues are the crucial components to make this role a success. 

OSTs are often some of the most in demand and well-trained resources at Dardan. In the first few weeks you will be scheduled for training, build crucial relationships with your team, focus on developing your knowledge of the sites procedures and policies, learning from your colleagues about what is expected. To be a successful Security Officer you will dedicate time to updating your knowledge and eventually seek to provide guidance to your colleagues, championing health & safety across the sites you deliver to. Our most revered Officers are an active presence on site, seek out professional development and maintain a high level of customer service at all times.

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 the top 5% of all SIA security providers within the UK, 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 a 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 are an equal opportunities employer and welcome 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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CB22 Cambridge Directions 01223 906099

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 2,500 gyms

  • Discount card and special offers on hundreds of well-known brands, including Argos, John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, Nike, Pizza Hut, Sainsburys, Starbucks and Tesco, Health Cash Plan along with various insurance covers

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

  • Retention Bonus worth £100 for completing 12 months service, Job Well Done Awards

  • Recommend a friend scheme worth £100 and if they stay for 12 months you receive another £100 (T&Cs apply)

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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