Security Gatekeeper

Job Type:



£19765 Per Annum


Stephen Austin is looking for a Security Gatekeeper to come and join our team. The applicant must have good communication skills for this people facing role. The successful applicant will be required to work to a rotating shift pattern consisting of 4 nights on, four nights off, 4 days on and 4 days off (12 hour shifts).


  • Controlling and maintaining access
  • Ensuring all workers, vehicle and visitors sign in and out of the site
  • Ensuring correct PPE is worn
  • Ensuring no banned items are taken onto site
  • Complete site patrols
  • Gate supervision
  • Direction of visitors and delivery
  • Answering telephone calls and covering reception out of normal hours
  • Ensure site security procedures are followed
  • Maintain and encourage health and safety policies.


  • Reliable
  • Conscientious
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Previous security experience is preferred but not essential


  • Competitive salary
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free secure car parking
  • Central Hertford location with transport links nearby
  • 21 days annual leave
  • Staff recognition scheme.

The company

SAPG is a well-established provider of security printing and data services to governments and authorities in the UK and worldwide.  The group comprises two companies – Stephen Austin ( security printing and distribution services for examination and electoral bodies and GradeMaker ( SAAS assessment software and data services for examination bodies.

Because of the sensitive nature of the duties, the post-holder will be expected to complete a basic criminal record check.