Oakpark Security is always looking for motivated and professional individuals to join our expanding workforce. If you are considering a career in security, please browse our list of current vacancies below and get in touch using the online form. These security vacancies are updated regularly so please check back at frequent intervals.

Applicants should be aware that we will require a 10 year or back-to-school checkable work history (depending on age), and that all successful applicants will undergo a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check as required by the Security Industry Authority. All applicants should be in possession of a valid SIA License for either Security Guarding, Door Supervision, or Close Protection.

  • Area Security Officer – Essex

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual with their own vehicle to join our company as an Area Security Officer based in Colchester, covering Colchester, Chelmsford,…

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual with their own vehicle to join our company as an Area Security Officer based in Colchester, covering Colchester, Chelmsford, Brentwood and Braintree. All applicants must have a valid UK driving license (ideally no more than 3 points) and a valid SIA license (door supervision or security guarding). The position is to provide support for our core site teams so you will be working across a variety of sites in the locations described above. Fuel expenses will be available for any travel in excess of 25 miles from your home location.

    Hours: 48 Per Week Guaranteed, but up to 64 Hours.
    Pay Rate: Fixed Rate of £8.70 per Hour

    We offer a wide range of staff benefits for our employees, including:

    Company Pension Scheme
    Free Uniform & PPE
    28 Days Paid Annual Leave Entitlement
    LifeWorks Employee Benefits Portal (Discounts, Vouchers, Money Off etc)
    Access to Monthly Reward & Recognition Schemes and Prizes
    Recommend A Friend Scheme

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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  • Security Officer (Weekend Nights) – Felixstowe

    We are looking to recruit a part-time Security Officer to work on a commercial security contract in Felixstowe, Suffolk. This is a contracted position of 24 hours per wee…

    We are looking to recruit a part-time Security Officer to work on a commercial security contract in Felixstowe, Suffolk. This is a contracted position of 24 hours per week, comprising of a Saturday and Sunday night shift (1900-0700). Duties will include hourly patrols, ensuring site security and providing safety calls to any lone workers on site. We are looking for a smart and reliable individual who is able to convey a positive impression on behalf of our client. The role is part-time but if required we can offer some additional hours during the week in and around the Ipswich area.

    Hours: 24 Per Week
    Pay Rate: £8.70 per Hour

    We offer a wide range of staff benefits for our employees, including:

    Company Pension Scheme
    Free Uniform & PPE
    28 Days Paid Annual Leave Entitlement
    LifeWorks Employee Benefits Portal (Discounts, Vouchers, Money Off etc)
    Access to Monthly Reward & Recognition Schemes and Prizes
    Recommend A Friend Scheme

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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  • Control Room Staff – Colchester

    We are looking to recruit an operative to join our Control Room team in Colchester. This is a challenging role in which you will take responsibility for monitoring our si…

    We are looking to recruit an operative to join our Control Room team in Colchester. This is a challenging role in which you will take responsibility for monitoring our site-based security officers and co-ordinating our mobile response team. We are looking for reliable, organised applicants with an SIA licence, which is essential for this position. Candidates with a driving licence will be given preference as some mobile response duties may be required. Applicants must be well organised and able to handle pressure. Basic IT skills would also be an advantage. The role will involve working 12 hour night shifts,on one of two roster patterns: 1) 6 shifts on 3 shifts off pattern, or 2) four shifts on, four shifts off.

    Hours: Average 42-56 hours Per Week

    Pay Rate: £9.45 per Hour

    We offer a wide range of staff benefits for our employees, including:

    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Free Uniform & PPE
    • 28 Days Paid Annual Leave Entitlement
    • SIA CCTV License paid for by the company
    • LifeWorks Employee Benefits Portal (Discounts, Vouchers, Money Off etc)
    • Access to Monthly Reward & Recognition Schemes and Prizes
    • Recommend A Friend Scheme

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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  • Casual Relief Officer – Cambridge

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual with their own vehicle to join our company as a casual Relief Security Officer on a zero-hour contract. All applicants must…

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual with their own vehicle to join our company as a casual Relief Security Officer on a zero-hour contract. All applicants must have a valid UK driving license (ideally no more than 3 points) and a valid SIA license (door supervision or security guarding). The position is to provide support for our core site teams so you will be working across a variety of sites across Cambridgeshire. Fuel expenses will be available for any travel in excess of 25 miles from your home location.

    This is a casual position with no fixed hours so would be ideal for those looking for part-time work or those in part-time/full-time study looking to supplement their income.

    Hours: This position has no contracted hours.
    Pay Rate: Fixed Rate of £9.50 per Hour

    We offer a wide range of staff benefits for our employees, including:

    Company Pension Scheme
    Free Uniform & PPE
    28 Days Paid Annual Leave Entitlement
    LifeWorks Employee Benefits Portal (Discounts, Vouchers, Money Off etc)
    Access to Monthly Reward & Recognition Schemes and Prizes
    Recommend A Friend Scheme

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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  • Mobile Response Officer – Cambridge

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual to join our mobile response team based in Cambridge. The role will involve using a company vehicle to do lock ups, patrols,…

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual to join our mobile response team based in Cambridge. The role will involve using a company vehicle to do lock ups, patrols, and respond to intruder alarm activations. It will also involve working primarily nights and weekends so candidates should be comfortable with driving at night. All applicants must have a valid UK driving license (ideally no more than 3 points) and a valid SIA license (door supervision or security guarding).

    Hours: Average 52 Per Week

    Pay Rate: £9.50 per Hour

    We offer a wide range of staff benefits for our employees, including:

    Company Pension Scheme
    Free Uniform & PPE
    28 Days Paid Annual Leave Entitlement
    LifeWorks Employee Benefits Portal (Discounts, Vouchers, Money Off etc)
    Access to Monthly Reward & Recognition Schemes and Prizes
    Recommend A Friend Scheme

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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  • Area Security Officer – Ipswich

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual with their own vehicle to join our company as an Area Security Officer based in Ipswich, covering Ipswich, Felixstowe, Bury…

    We are looking for an SIA licensed individual with their own vehicle to join our company as an Area Security Officer based in Ipswich, covering Ipswich, Felixstowe, Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket. All applicants must have a valid UK driving license (ideally no more than 3 points) and a valid SIA license (door supervision or security guarding). The position is to provide support for our core site teams so you will be working across a variety of sites in the locations described above. Fuel expenses will be available for any travel in excess of 25 miles from your home location.

    Hours: 48 Per Week Guaranteed, but up to 64 Hours.
    Pay Rate: Fixed Rate of £8.70 per Hour

    We offer a wide range of staff benefits for our employees, including:

    Company Pension Scheme
    Free Uniform & PPE
    28 Days Paid Annual Leave Entitlement
    LifeWorks Employee Benefits Portal (Discounts, Vouchers, Money Off etc)
    Access to Monthly Reward & Recognition Schemes and Prizes
    Recommend A Friend Scheme

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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