Security Officer - Static and Mobile - Ipswich

Are you a Security Officer interested in providing operational support to our static & mobile teams? We can offer contacted hours on a range of sites in Ipswich and Felixstowe to start straight away.
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Are you a Security Officer or Security Guard interested in a variable shift pattern providing operational support to our static and mobile teams? We can offer 36 contacted hours across a range of sites in Ipswich and Felixstowe to start straight away. You will be operating as a mobile security officer driving a Dardan fleet vehicle and working as an Officer across 3 core sites. 

We can offer

  • Site related pay for static work, £8.60 for mobile work, structured training, 36 contracted hours per week average. Please take the time to read about our benefits package at

We need

  • SIA Door Supervisor Licence
  • UK Drivers Licence with the ability to travel to sites in Ipswich and Felixstowe  

We want you to be a success

In the first few weeks as a Security Officer you will be scheduled for training, build crucial relationships with your team which will include our 24/7 control room, learn from your colleagues about what is expected when carrying out mobile and static work across a range of sites. This will include training on beats, engaging with the technologies that we use to support you in your role and understanding the crucial balance of your welfare and delivering excellent service to our customers. 

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. 

To be a successful as a Security Officer across static and mobile, you will need to build a network within Dardan and accept that you will be training and learning a lot in the first few months.

We are Dardan

We are a 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 the leading provider of security services in the UK and have an extensive portfolio across Aviation, Critical National Infrastructure, Oil and Gas, Education, Healthcare, Retail, Blue Chip and Corporate #proudtobeDardan

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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255 Felixstowe Rd
IP3 9AD Ipswich Directions 01473 716999

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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