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Security Operative

  • Salary: Competitive plus benefits
  • Type of work: Permanent
  • Location: Glasgow
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About the role

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We’re looking to recruit a Security Operative to work at Central Car Auctions in Baillieston, Glasgow.

We offer our Security Operatives:

  • 33 days’ annual leave
  • Flexible leave
  • Generous employee discounts
  • Private healthcare
  • Workplace pension
  • …and much more

Hours

Full time: Monday – Friday, alternating between 7am – 6.45pm and 7am – 6.15pm

About the role

Our Security Operative will manage the day-to-day processing of vehicles and visitors arriving and leaving the auction. You will deal with customers and internal departments both face to face and on telephone. The role involves checking relevant documents, monitoring CCTV, vehicle stop checks and reporting any suspicious activity.

As a Security Operative, you will work with a diverse team of CCA employees throughout the auction journey. You will engage with all departments on a daily basis. The role would be a great fit for someone who enjoys a varied workload in a fast-paced environment. You will have the ability to communicate at all levels and be extremely well-organised.

Day-to-day duties

  • Manage the day-to-day processing of vehicles and visitors arriving and leaving the auction.
  • Deal with customers and internal departments both face to face and on telephone.
  • Check relevant documents, monitor CCTV, vehicle stop checks and report any suspicious activity.
  • Keep manager(s) in loop by preparing updates and reports that showcase completed objectives.
  • Stay familiar with company’s policies and goals and work to make sure that all members of the CCA team adhere to set standards.
  • Engage with all departments to meet auction schedule.


Essential skills

  • Works well with others and driven to achieve positive results
  • Excellent communication skills, both face to face and on the telephone
  • Well-organised with ability to work in a methodical manner
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure and use common sense
  • A high level of accuracy and ability to multi-task during peak periods

Nice to have but not essential

  • Knowledge of Kingfisher is required for the role, but training may be provided for the right candidate.

Arnold Clark is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We care about our employees and our communities, we nurture talent and encourage ambition, and we are passionate about people who take pride in their work. Our employees are at the heart of everything we do – diverse in our make-up, united in our goals.

To find out more about Life at Arnold Clark, visit our website.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Benefits

Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

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Discount on new and used vehicles

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Contributory pension scheme

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Private medical insurance

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Life assurance