Security Guard

Job Type:



£9.27 - £9.27 Per Hour



Reporting to the Production Director, Stephen Austin is looking for an experienced Security Guard 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).

Specific Responsibilities

  • 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.

Personal Requirements:

  • Reliable
  • Conscientious
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Previous security experience is preferred but not essential
  • First Aid qualification is desirable, but training will be arranged


  • COVID-19 secure
  • 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.