There’s never been a better time to become a security officer
Watchful Eye Security enjoy a community of licensed and experienced security officers who cover a wide range of assignments. As with any successful business, we are growing and always looking for reliable and committed staff.
Making the big life decisions isn’t always easy or straightforward and career choice is one that people often stumble over! There are numerous benefits to deciding on launching a career in the security industry; indeed. it could be one of the most rewarding decisions you ever make. After all, the job is all about keeping people safe and secure and playing a key role in helping to deter crime.
Many security professionals love meeting the general public. If you’re a people person, it’s ideal for you! Most security guard jobs require interaction with the people around you. Officers are usually some of the first people you look to when there is an issue. People feel comfortable approaching someone in uniform. You often meet new and interesting people on the job. Providing them with the best possible service helps you grow in confidence, and helps them find the solutions that they need.
As a security officer, you’ll learn a range of transferable skills which could eventually be a gateway to a different path such as work in the prison service, immigration and border control or the police.
Security is a hugely versatile industry, with openings and opportunities in a wide range of settings and organisations, from film sets to construction sites, offices to night-time venues and close protection or bodyguard work. What’s more, the hours are flexible, making it easy to work to suit other areas of your life, with day or night shifts. There are also plenty of part-time vacancies, so you could combine security work with, for example, a course of study or caring for a family member. You may also find you have more day-time hours to enjoy the things you love, whether that’s fishing or hitting the gym, or just running the kids to and from school.
In general, the security industry is growing and now providing more opportunities than ever before. If you are ready for a better career move, talk to us about a brighter work future.