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Aviation Security Agent

Employer Mitie
Sector Miscellaneous
Contract Full Time
Wages Competitive
Employer Job Reference
Closing Date 27 Feb 2020

Job Description

Company Description

Mitie was founded in 1987, Mitie is the UK’s leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices. Mitie has over 49,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there’s no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.

Delivering the exceptional, every day

• Our purpose: our expertise, care, technology and insight create amazing work environments, helping our customers be exceptional every day.
• Our promise to our people: a place to work where you can thrive and be your best every day.
• Our promise to our customers: a trusted partner creating exceptional environments for your customers and people, adding value every day.
• Our culture – our core values and how we behave:

1. We are one Mitie: we work as one to deliver a seamless, unrivalled service. We are all in it together, if we can help a customer or colleague in any way, we will. We are one Mitie.
2. We are built on integrity and trust: integrity and trust are at the heart of all we do. We are the face of company. We treat others as we would like to be treated. We are proud to work for Mitie.
3. We go the extra mile: whether it’s keeping things running smoothly in a safe environment, looking for new ways to do things better or fixing problems, going the extra mile for our colleagues and customers and keeping our promises is in our DNA.
4. Our diversity makes us stronger: we are very proud of our rich and diverse culture and backgrounds. Our diversity creates ideas and insights. Everyone at Mitie has a voice and is treated as an equal.
5. Our customers’ business, is our business: we are a partner, trusted for our expertise and for putting our customers at the heart of everything we do.


• Knowledge of relevant procedures
• Level of customer Service
• Team Player
• Health and safety awareness and knowledge
• Communication

Job Description

Mitie has a great opportunity for a Security Agent to join the Total Security Management Team; the Security Agent will be based in at Stansted Airport.  You will ensure the safety of aircraft by screening all hold baggage in accordance with DF guidelines and MAG procedures.

Main Duties

  • Maintain the professional level of the operation.
  • Achieve and maintain full compliance with Regulator, Airport and Mitie requirements.
  • To carry out  any other reasonable requests as directed by the Operation Manager.
  • Baggage searching OOG (one search every 45 minutes minimum on a random basis)
  • Baggage searching OOG - all tool boxes.
  • Authorised firearms processing.
  • Level 2 hold baggage X-Ray screening.
  • Level 3. hold baggage X-Ray screening.
  • Hand searching Super OOG items.
  • Level 4 bag reconciliation.
  • Escalation of suspected level 5 baggage items.


Person Specification

  • 10 year checkable work history.
  • Successful clearance of CTC.
  • Excellent communication skills - both oral and written.
  • Flexibility according to operational needs.
  • Good administration skills, including basic computer skills.

Additional Information

Additional Information

It’s the little things that count -

On top of the usual rewards you'd expect to see from a large company, such as - holidays, pension, childcare vouchers and cycle to work schemes, we also provide many extra benefits to enhance our people's well-being and enjoyment at work.

This job description Is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role envisaged for this position and the range of duties undertaken. Specific tasks and objectives will be agreed with the post holder throughout the period of employment. The job description may be varied from time to time by the Company to reflect changes in the post holder’s role and/or the needs of the business.

For all internal applicants, please note Terms and Conditions are non-transferable