Current vacancies at Abbey Security

Security officer

We are looking for a competent Security Officer to undertake the surveillance of premises and protection of staff and visitors. You will be responsible for detecting any suspicious behaviour and preventing vandalism, thefts or other criminal behaviour. A security officer must be well-trained in surveillance and dealing with any issues and incidents that may arise throughout your shift. The ideal candidate will inspire respect and authority as well as possess a high level of observation. The goal is to help the company in maintaining excellent working conditions by keeping our Customer’s facilities safe and problem-free.


  • Patrol premises regularly to maintain order and establish presence
  • Monitor and authorize entrance of vehicles or people in the propertyRemove wrongdoers or trespassers from the area
  • Secure all exits, doors and windows after end of operations
  • Check surveillance cameras periodically to identify disruptions or unlawful acts
  • To Remain Vigilant throughout the shift
  • Respond to alarms by investigating and assessing the situation
  • Provide assistance to people in need
  • Apprehend and detain perpetrators according to legal protocol before arrival of authorities
  • Submit reports of daily surveillance activity and important occurrences


  • Proven experience as security officer or guard
  • Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety
  • Familiarity with report writing
  • Excellent surveillance and observation skills
  • SIA Licence Essential
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • To be able to work Days/Nights and weekends
  • To be able to travel to various locations in the East Anglia/Suffolk Area
  • To be able to work 5 days a week undertaking 12 hour shifts

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