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Terminal Security Officer

Employer MAG (Manchester Airports Group)
Sector Aviation
Contract Part Time
Hours Permanent Contracts - PT & FT
Wages £10.14 hourly rate rising to £11.22 plus appropriate shift allowance
Employer Job Reference MAG002
Closing Date 31 Jan 2019

Job Description

MAG is the country’s largest airport group. We own Manchester, Stansted and East Midlands Airports. However, our airports are so much more than the place where your holiday starts! They are 24/7 self-contained towns, with the wider property portfolio spanning 6m square feet of office space, high street shops, cafes, restaurants, event locations and corporate hospitality (to name just some of our services) these are all accessed by great transport links and monitored by 24hr security.

Are you a people person with a passion for delivering first class service? Do you have a flexible approach to working hours? Do you seek to fly high in a critical yet rewarding role at the airport?

 We found the right package for you! Taking on one of the most vital roles in the airport, you will ensure that all passengers have a safe and enjoyable journey.

 Join the Security Team with the biggest Airport Operator in the UK and enjoy a wealth of benefits and development opportunities.

 What will I be doing as a Terminal Security Officer?

In this exciting role you will get involved in;

✈ Conducting hand searches of cabin luggage and passengers as required

✈ Operating high-tech security equipment such as X-Ray machines and body scanners

✈ Patrolling our Terminals

✈ Checking of staff ID cards and passenger boarding cards before entering the security area

What contract is available?

We are currently offering permanent annualised hours contracts.  Our annualised hours ‘super-flex’ contracts are based on a guaranteed minimum of 1040 hours a year, which equates to 20 hours a week, paid monthly in arrears.  Due to current passenger volumes, colleagues on super-flex contracts are typically working 30 hours a week, with quieter periods expected in January and February.  Colleagues on these contracts may be required to work additional hours, especially during peak periods – Easter, Summer and Christmas. Flexibility is therefore essential, as both hours and shift patterns can change at a week’s notice.

In recognition of this flexibility, super-flex contracts attract a shift premium of 27.5% paid on the 1040 guaranteed hours worked each year. Our rate of pay is:

£10.14 rising to £11.22 (after probation), plus shift allowance of (27.5%). Please note - this will be paid and shown on payslips as a set monthly value.

Are there any perks?

Most definitely!! We recognise the role of Terminal Security Officer can be challenging so we will reward you with:

✈ The opportunity for enhanced hours subject to business requirements paid accordingly

✈ Paid meal breaks

✈ Double time for bank holidays worked

✈ Annual bonus scheme

✈ MAG Rewards scheme

✈ Pension scheme

✈ Free Airport parking for both work and leisure

✈ Rail discounts

✈ Employee Assistance Programme

✈ Tax Free Shopping

What are the position requirements?

No security experience is required as we pride ourselves in offering full training, but you do need to have experience of working in a customer focused environment. Naturally, we want to see enthusiasm, a pro-active attitude and your ability to deliver the first-class customer service. As the face of MAG we need you to be well presented, punctual and focused on attention to detail.

Please note, all candidates must have perfect colour vision & the role will require long periods of standing, bending and walking.

If you’re successful you will be made a conditional offer subject to Pre- Employment checks and  passing your 3 week level 1 training course. Checks include: A Criminal Record Check, 5 years employment history and Counter Terrorism Check. Due to the nature of our security checks we are unable to consider any applications from candidates who have not lived in the UK for the last 3 years.

If you feel that you fit our requirements, apply now and grab your first-class ticket to your dream career.


**Please note - applicant who have applied within the last 6 months need not apply**

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