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B&M are looking for a Security Officer to be part of the Security Department, joining the team at our dynamic warehouse operation in Wixams, Bedford. The ideal candidate will be passionate about Security, with a good understanding of the industry. It is also essential to be flexible to work 12 hour shifts across days, nights and weekend on a 4 on - 4 off basis.


Ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Knowledge of the Security Industry
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and confidence in dealing with difficult situations
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Capability to work on own initiative as well as being a team player
  • A professional manner and appearance
  • Good IT skills
  • A pro-active, can do attitude

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Control access and egress to the site to all staff and visitors, which includes the booking in and out of vehicles using our in-house computer software
  • Conduct patrols on our sites both internally and externally, this includes using CCTV surveillance systems, in accordance with current Data Protection Laws
  • Gatehouse responsibilities include (but, not limited to) inputting data, weekly reports & incident report writing, dealing with on-site issues & any additional requests made by management
  • Staff & vehicle searches of all movement on & off the sites, this also includes warehouse colleague searches
  • Respond, in a timely manner to all incidents requiring Security intervention, in a calm and professional manner

What can we offer you?

  • Full and on-going training with chances of progression for the right candidates.
  • Permanent Colleagues will also be offered the opportunity in obtaining qualifications in the industry
  • Discount card to be used in any of our stores Nationwide
  • Employee of the month scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • 20 days annual leave
  • NEST pension scheme
  • Share-save scheme

Why B&M?

B&M Retail are the UK’s fastest growing variety retailer. From only having 21 stores in 2005 to the 700+ stores we currently operate from, there is sure to be store near you. With our ongoing expansion plans there really hasn’t been a better time to join B&M. We have a variety of exciting retail careers available & we offer fantastic on the job training. If you are looking to fast track your career the opportunities are endless!

If you are looking for a role in Security and be a part of great team, we would like to hear from you - Apply online today!

B&M Retail are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment for all colleagues.