Specialist Aviation Cargo Screener

Basic Overview
Salary: £11.50 – £13.16/hour
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 11.50
Maximum Salary: 13.16
Job Location: Hounslow, London

Do you want to work for one of the most secure airlines in the world?

We have exciting opportunity for you to be apart of our Specialist Aviation Security team based at Heathrow Airport ensuring the customer's journey from check-in until departure is as smooth as possible.

All candidates must be in possession of a valid passport and able to travel to Israel, as well as having a checkable right to work in the UK.
You will be fully trained in Israel through a 3.5 week course, fully provided by our client that will enable you to be a trained Specialist Aviation Security agent
Starting pay through basic training – £11.64 per hour.
Pay after completion of training in Israel – £13.16 per hour.
You will have the opportunity to promote up to supervisor with training provided which will include higher pay rates as you progress through the ranks starting from £13.67 -rising to £16.20.
You will work 37.5 hours per week with an opportunity for overtime.How you will make an impact as a Aviation Cargo Screener:

As a Cargo Screener at Securitas, you are a key part of the Aviation security operation, using x-ray machines, you will be conducting screening and security checks for prohibited items on cargo to be transported, recording and escalating any issues of concern.

Specific duties will include:

Required to perform various tasks such as: operation of x-ray machines, physical inspection of cargo and lifting and carrying freight.
Responsible for using x-ray machines to identify dangerous objects in cargo and preventing those objects from being transported onto aircraft.
Maintain focus and awareness within an environment containing numerous distractions, people and noise.
Work within a demanding environment, which includes noise from alarms, machinery, people, distractions, time critical and the requirement to identify and locate potentially life-threatening devices and devices intended on creating massive destruction.
Make effective decisions in both crisis and routine situations.
Flexible to work various shift lengths dependent on the volume of cargo Aviation | Security Officer | Security Guard | Customs and Excise | Passport Control | Identity Check |

Essential Skills

What you will bring to be a Specialist Aviation Cargo Screener

You will be a strong team player, good communicator, resourceful and willing. The team player who pulls together with colleagues, and the dedicated professional who never drops their standards even when a long shift is coming to an end. Be energetic and committed, safety-minded and enjoy

About Company

Securitas Benefits:

Paid holiday, company pension and life assurance scheme
Discounted gym membership
Wellness advice and support
Cycle to Work Scheme
Car lease and new car purchasing schemes
Employee discounts and cashback savings across hundreds of your favourite high street brands, online shopping, holidays, and days out.
City & Guilds accredited training program for professional and personal development
Support to gain your SIA license Our values are the foundation of our operations and the corporate culture is built on these values that help to shape a long-term, financially successful enterprise by creating value for customers, employees, and shareholders. They are summarized in three words: Integrity, Vigilance, and Helpfulness.

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