Security Officer

security officer position
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At Heathcoat Fabrics we strive to be bold and dynamic in everything we do.  We are ambitious and not afraid to experiment and push boundaries within our industry.  Our highly specialist products are manufactured for use in the Automotive, Healthcare, Defence and Aerospace industries, to name a few, and we rely on the creativity, skill and dedication of our people to contribute to some of the most innovative fabric making projects in the world.  We are committed to ensuring our people have the skills and confidence to excel in their field and provide opportunities for progression at all levels.


We have an opportunity within our Site Services department for a Security Officer.


About the department and the role

Our Security Officers are responsible for providing a site-wide security service, managing the control of pedestrians and vehicles entering and exiting the site and dealing with contractors in accordance with company policy. The successful candidate will ensure the site is kept secure at all times and patrols are conducted at regular intervals, especially during anti-social hours.

Our Security Officers are responsible for all out of hours incoming calls and contacting on-duty maintenance staff when required for breakdowns while also dealing with any emergency situations, ensuring the appropriate emergency services are contacted and coordinated. The successful candidate will be able to act quickly and responsibly in a range of circumstances.

Skills, knowledge and experience required


  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Good attention to detail


  • Previous experience of Security work is desirable but not essential
  • Forklift Truck Licence



    5 shift pattern

  £12.26 per hour, incl shift premium

  Training and development opportunities available


The closing date for applications is Thursday 3rd March.


What we can offer

  • Engaging work culture
  • Continued learning and development
  • Career progression
  • 34 days holiday per annum
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Company Contribution Pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Tech and Cycle Scheme participation
  • Discounts with local shops and services


For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Advisor, Heathcoat Fabrics Limited, Westexe, TIVERTON, EX16 5LL
United Kingdom

COVID-19 Considerations

Heathcoat Fabrics is supporting our customers, suppliers, visitors and our employees by successfully working to avoid disruptions caused by Coronavirus. We will continue to act responsibly and do what we can to prevent further spread of the virus.