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Job Reference: G4S/OLY/1043
Contract Type: Temporary Casual
Salary: Competitive
Location: London & Home Counties
G4S Region:
Country:United Kingdom

G4S Business Unit:
Closing Date: May 13, 2012
Package Description: Starting from £8.50 per hour, higher rates for senior/specialist positions

Job Introduction:

  • Take your place in history working to keep the Olympic and Paralympic Games safe and secure
  • We have a number of temporary security vacancies across all levels - asset protection, access control, patrol, response, search (people, bags, vehicles), CCTV and alarm monitoring, X-ray operating
  • Many roles require no previous security experience as full training will be provided

G4S is proud to be the official security services provider to 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

We'll be providing a range of security services to over 100 competition and non-competition venues across the country:

  • The Olympic Park in Stratford, London
  • Sporting venues across the UK
  • The Olympic Villages and Hotels
  • Athletes training venues
  • Logistics centres

Role Responsibility:

We are now able to offer a fantastic opportunity for people who can remain calm under pressure, think quickly on their feet and are good with people. To be considered you’ll need:

  • A good understanding of how to deliver good customer service
  • A good standard of verbal and written English
  • Eligibility to work in the UK (have a National Insurance number)
  • A valid passport or full length birth certificate with photo ID
  • Five year’s verifiable work/educational history
  • To be able to work shifts – usually 12 hours each
  • To commit to training and be available to work throughout July, August and September 2012

If successful we will offer you:

  • Pay for attending pre Games training
  • A Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence worth £220 and valid for three years’
  • Salary starting from £8.50 per hour during Games time, with higher rates for senior or specialist positions
  • The chance for immediate work if you are already SIA qualified

So whatever stage you are in your working life, this is your chance to ensure spectators, competitors and providers are secure to enjoy one of the greatest sporting events in the world.

Although we have a number of opportunities across various UK locations, you will only need to apply for one role and attend one local interview day, where we will discuss all the location options with you.

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Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.


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