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Our reputation is paramount to the continuing success of our business and so we only recruit people who demonstrate the highest level of professional conduct and integrity.

All Security Operatives need to be SIA qualified and must hold a valid SIA Licence. Applicants will be subjected to a comprehensive vetting procedure which enables us to maintain our high professional standard at all times.

 

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Location Security Officers: Derbyshire

 

SIA Security Officer (TV and Film) to work in Derbyshire. Please note you must have a full driving licence and vehicle to be eligible for these positions

Join one of the fastest growing and progressive security companies in the North West!

We are offering exciting opportunities to work on a range of short, long and fixed term contracts, in addition to multiple ad-hoc contracts, within the fast paced and ever-changing Media Security Industry. You will represent Capricorn Security Group on our Film, TV and Media contracts, across various locations in the North. We are looking for self-starters to work a variety of 12 hour shifts, days, nights and weekends in the Derbyshire area and wider Yorkshire Region.

We are a company that values employee progression and offer development opportunities to all our staff.

About us

With over 25 years’ experience of supplying fully licensed Security Guards and Close Protection Operatives to 1000’s of clients, Capricorn has grown considerably since its inception, whilst still retaining the personal touch. We are fully equipped for all your security requirements, large or small, and as a lot of our orders are repeat business or via referrals, we are fully committed to ensuring all our clients are completely satisfied with the quality of service we provide.

Our core business services include; Location Security, Security Guarding, Close Protection, Event Security and Mobile Security & Key Holding, and all our offerings are available on a 24/7 x 365 basis.

 For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Are a team player
  • Can work on your own initiative
  • Can use technology in the execution of your duties
  • Have confidence and calmness in a variety of situations
  • Are reliable, flexible and committed to the work
  • Are a customer focused individual
  • Are able to work throughout the night, over a variety of 12 hour shifts covering both midweek and weekends
  • Have your own vehicle and can travel to various locations within the North – please note you MUST be willing to travel up to 30 miles
  • Have experience within either the Film/TV/Media, Events or Security Industry

 

Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Computer Literate
  • Valid SIA, Security Guard or Door Supervisor Licence
  • Compliant to BS7858
  • Full UK Driving License with access to a vehicle is mandatory
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

Benefits:

April 2021 start date (subject to employment pre-screening)
12 hr shifts (with meal, where applicable)
Starting salary is £8.91 per hour, rising to £9.15 per hour
Weekly pay
Holiday pay
Company Pension Scheme
Further training opportunities
Overtime is available, both within this role and within the wider opportunities within Capricorn Security Group (however, must have a driving licence and use of vehicle to travel to Derbyshire and throughout the Yorkshire Region)

If you meet the criteria above and have worked as an SIA Security Officer, Security Guard or Lead Guard particularly within TV and Film apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

APPLY ONLINE

 

Night Location Security Officers: Yorkshire

 

SIA Security Officer (TV and Film) – Night Guards – Please note you must have a full driving licence and vehicle to be eligible for these positions

Join one of the fastest growing and progressive security companies in the North West!

We are offering exciting opportunities to work on a range of short, long and fixed term contracts, in addition to multiple ad-hoc contracts, within the fast paced and ever-changing Media Security Industry. You will represent Capricorn Security Group on our Film, TV and Media contracts, across various locations in the North. We are looking for self-starters to cover the following areas for some exciting future projects – Leeds, Scarborough, York and Cumbria.

We are a company that values employee progression and offer development opportunities to all our staff.

About us

With over 25 years’ experience of supplying fully licensed Security Guards and Close Protection Operatives to 1000’s of clients, Capricorn has grown considerably since its inception, whilst still retaining the personal touch. We are fully equipped for all your security requirements, large or small, and as a lot of our orders are repeat business or via referrals, we are fully committed to ensuring all our clients are completely satisfied with the quality of service we provide.

Our core business services include; Location Security, Security Guarding, Close Protection, Event Security and Mobile Security & Key Holding, and all our offerings are available on a 24/7 x 365 basis.

 For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Are a team player
  • Can work on your own initiative
  • Can use technology in the execution of your duties
  • Have confidence and calmness in a variety of situations
  • Are reliable, flexible and committed to the work
  • Are a customer focused individual
  • Are able to work throughout the night, over a variety of 12 hour shifts covering both midweek and weekends
  • Have your own vehicle and can travel to various locations within the North – please note you MUST be willing to travel up to 30 miles
  • Have experience within the Film/TV/Media or Security Industry

 Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Computer Literate
  • Valid SIA, Security or Door Supervisor Licence
  • Compliant to BS7858
  • Full UK Driving License with access to a vehicle is mandatory
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

Immediate starts (subject to employment pre-screening)
12 hr shifts (with meal, where applicable)
Starting salary is £8.91 per hour, rising to £9.15 per hour
Weekly pay
Holiday pay
Company Pension Scheme
Further training opportunities

If you meet the criteria above and have worked as an SIA Security Officer, Security Guard or Lead Guard particularly within TV and Film apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

 APPLY ONLINE

 

SIA Security Officer (TV and Film) – Weekend Guards - Yorkshire

 

SIA Security Officer (TV and Film) – Weekend Guards.

Capricorn Security Group
£8.91 to £9.02

Join one of the fastest growing and progressive security companies in the North West!

We are offering exciting opportunities to work on a range of short, long and fixed term contracts, in addition to multiple ad-hoc contracts, within the fast paced and ever-changing Media Security Industry. You will represent Capricorn Security Group on our Film, TV and Media contracts, across various locations in the North. We are looking for self-starters to cover the following areas for some exciting future projects – Leeds, Scarborough, York and Cumbria.

We are a company that values employee progression and offer development opportunities to all our staff.

About us

With over 25 years’ experience of supplying fully licensed Security Guards and Close Protection Operatives to 1000’s of clients, Capricorn has grown considerably since its inception, whilst still retaining the personal touch. We are fully equipped for all your security requirements, large or small, and as a lot of our orders are repeat business or via referrals, we are fully committed to ensuring all our clients are completely satisfied with the quality of service we provide.

Our core business services include; Location Security, Security Guarding, Close Protection, Event Security and Mobile Security & Key Holding, and all our offerings are available on a 24/7 x 365 basis.

 

For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Are a team player
  • Can work on your own initiative
  • Can use technology in the execution of your duties
  • Have confidence and calmness in a variety of situations
  • Are reliable, flexible and committed to the work
  • Are a customer focused individual
  • Must hold a full driving licence and have a vehicle for work purposes
  • Can travel to various locations within the Yorkshire area – please note you MUST be willing to travel up to 30 miles from Leeds.
  • Have experience within the Film/TV/Media or Security Industry

 

Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Computer Literate
  • Valid SIA, Security or Door Supervisor Licence
  • Compliant to BS7858
  • Full UK Driving License with access to a vehicle is mandatory
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

If you meet the criteria above and have worked as an SIA Security Officer, Security Guard or Lead Guard particularly within TV and Film, apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

APPLY ONLINE

 

 

SIA Security Operatives - Greater Manchester - TV/FILM Locations

 

Location Security Operative

Capricorn Security Group – Manchester, Greater Manchester
£8.91 – £9.02 per hr
(dependent upon experience)

We are offering exciting opportunities to work on a range of short, long and fixed term contracts, in addition to multiple ad-hoc contracts, within the fast paced and ever-changing Media Security Industry.

You will represent Capricorn Security Group on our Film, TV and Media contracts, throughout various locations across the Greater Manchester region!

 

For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Can use technology in the execution of your duties
  • Hold a full driving licence, have use of a vehicle for work purposes and can travel to various locations within the Greater Manchester region
  • Are a team player
  • Have a professional and logical approach to your work
  • Can work on your own initiative and have a ‘Can-Do’ attitude
  • Can work under pressure and are able to demonstrate confidence and calmness in challenging situations
  • Are reliable, flexible, and committed to working to the highest standards
  • Are always a customer focused individual and act in a courteous manner
  • Be of smart appearance and have excellent communication skills
  • Have experience within the Film/TV/Media or Security Industry
  • Can use technology in the execution of your duties

Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Computer Literate
  • Valid SIA DS Licence holder
  • Compliant to BS7858
  • Full UK Driving License and use of a vehicle is essential
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

Benefits:

  • Immediate start (subject to pre-screening
  • Starting salary is £8.91 per hour, rising to £9.02 per hour
  • Weekly pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Further training opportunities

If you meet the criteria above, apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

APPLY ONLINE

 

SIA DOOR SUPERVISORS - Greater Manchester

 

SIA Door Supervisors – Central Manchester and surrounding areas – £10.00 – £12.00  (dependent upon experience/venue)

We are delighted that the lifting of restrictions will come into force on 12th April 2021.  We are looking to recruit experienced Door Supervisors to work at a variety of venues both within the City Centre and the wider Greater Manchester areas.

For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Hold a valid SIA DS Licence
  • Have a professional and logical approach to your work and have good problem-solving skills
  • Greeting customers and guests in a professional, friendly and welcoming manner
  • Can work on your own initiative and have a ‘Can-Do’ attitude, as well as being able to work as a part of a team
  • Can work under pressure and are able to demonstrate confidence and calmness in challenging situations
  • Respond quickly and robustly to any disruptions or disturbances and follow protocols when dealing with incidents.
  • Have excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Have an understanding of health & safety in the work place and be aware of current COVID-19 safe working protocols
  • carry out security searches as and when required
  • Are reliable, flexible, and committed to working to the highest standards at all times
  • Are always customer focused and be  of smart appearance and act in a courteous manner

Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Computer Literate – able to navigate our App to accept and book on/off work shifts
  • Valid SIA DS Licence holder
  • Compliant to BS7858
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Full UK Driving License and use of a vehicle would be beneficial
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

Benefits:

  • Immediate start (subject to pre-screening)
  • Salary is between £10.00 – £12.00 per hour
  • Weekly pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Further training opportunities and work in other areas of the business

If you meet the criteria above, apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

APPLY ONLINE

 

CLEVELEYS - SIA SECURITY OFFICERS TV/FILM LOCATION SET

TV/FILM Location Security Operatives – CLEVELEYS

£9.00 – £9.15 p.hr (dependent upon experience)

Capricorn Media Protection Ltd have an exciting opportunity to work on a high-profile media production in your local area, which is due to commence mid-April 2021.  We are looking to recruit SIA Licenced personnel who have experience within the Security and/or Events Industry, working 12 hour shifts; covering days, nights and weekends for the duration of this production.

For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Are a team player
  • Have a professional and logical approach to your work
  • Can work on your own initiative and have a ‘Can-Do’ attitude and following work instructions
  • Can work under pressure and are able to demonstrate confidence and calmness in challenging situations
  • Are reliable, flexible, and committed to working to the highest standards
  • Are always a customer focused individual and act in a courteous manner
  • Be of smart appearance and have excellent communication skills
  • Have experience within the Film/TV/Media, Events or Security Industry
  • Can use technology in the execution of your duties


Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Computer Literate
  • Valid SIA SECURITY OR DOOR SUPERVISOR Licence
  • Compliant to BS7858
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

 Benefits:

April 2021 start date (subject to employment pre-screening)
12 hr shifts (with meal, where applicable)
Starting salary is £9.00 per hour, rising to £9.15 per hour
Weekly pay
Holiday pay
Company Pension Scheme
Further training opportunities
Overtime is available, both within this role and within the wider opportunities within Capricorn Security Group (however, must have a driving licence and use of vehicle to travel throughout the North West Region)

If you meet the criteria, apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

APPLY ONLINE

Please note that due to the high level of interest our current recruitment campaign is attracting, it may take a little time before you hear from a member of our team.

 

Mobile Patrol Relief Officer - Permanent

 

Mobile Patrol Security Officer

Due to increased business demands, Capricorn Group Holdings Ltd are seeking to appoint an additional Mobile Patrol Relief Officer on a full time, permanent contract.

For your application to be successful you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Are a team player
  • MUST have previous experience of alarm response and mobile patrol
  • Are aged 21 years or over and have a full UK Driving Licence, (with no more than 6 points)
  • Have a professional and logical approach to your work
  • Can work on your own initiative and have a ‘Can-Do’ attitude
  • Can work under pressure and are able to demonstrate confidence and calmness in challenging situations, to meet deadlines
  • Are reliable, flexible, and committed to working to the highest standards
  • Are always a customer focused individual and act in a courteous manner
  • Be of smart appearance and have excellent communication skills
  • Are able and happy to undergo additional training, at no expense to yourself, as and when necessary
  • Have experience within the Security Industry

Duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Completing routine patrols across sites in the Greater Manchester area
  • Responding to alarm activations
  • Working to complete a schedule of unlocking and locking of buildings, ensuring the premises are secure before leaving
  • Producing and submitting routine incident security reports
  • Carrying out regular fire tests as and when requested by customer
  • Undertaking and producing dynamic risk assessments
  • Responding to incidents; security, fire and staff/welfare checks
  • Acting as point of contact with emergency services, as and when required, when in attendance at an incident
  • Assist in the prevention of crime by undertaking proactive patrolling of the internal and external sites
  • Remaining vigilant always and being a visible presence
  • Responding to emergencies/incidents and dealing with these in an appropriate and robust manner, ensuring follow up with a full and accurate report

Qualifications and education requirements:

  • Basic Secondary Education
  • Valid SIA Licence holder
  • Compliant to BS7858 with the Right to Work in the UK
  • Full UK Driving License, (with no more than 3 penalty points)
  • PPE and any site-specific training will be provided by Capricorn Security Group

Benefits:

  • Immediate start (subject to pre-screening)
  • Guaranteed minimum of 48 hours per week, with regular overtime shifts available to provide cover for holidays and sickness 
  • Starting salary is £9.50 per hour, rising to £10.00 per hour after 12 week probationary period
  • Weekly pay
  • 28 days annual leave, pro-rata
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Further training opportunities

If you meet the criteria above, apply below asap to avoid disappointment!

APPLY ONLINE

Please note that due to the high level of interest our current recruitment campaign is attracting, it may take a little time before you hear from a member of our team.

 

Get in touch

Thank you for your interest in Capricorn Security. Our friendly team can be contacted Monday to Friday between the hours of 8am and 5pm. Alternatively just click the button below to get in touch.

 

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Client testimonials

“1st class work this week. We had an excellent team of guards. Special mention to Mark Sykes, well deserved after seeing him in action as CPS with Jodie Whittaker.”

Leon Smith, Unit Manager, Dr Who

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“Capricorn have supported our business for a number of years, and provided a number of project specific security resolutions for our service needs. The team at Capricorn are always very approachable, flexible and supportive of us as their client and our needs. The operations team are a real asset to Capricorn and a pleasure to work with.”

Clare Bee, Operations Manager, MAPS Solutions Europe Ltd

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Ian McDonald, Unit Manager, Still Open All Hours

As a city centre venue, the safety and well-being of our customers is at the forefront during any of our operating hours. Capricorn Security have not only done tremendous work for us in the past two years, but they have also become a part of the 20 Stories family. A wonderful company that are professional, friendly and the best at what they do.

Gintare Sutkauskaite, Assistant General Manager, D&D London | 20 Stories

“I am impressed with Capricorn Security’s ability to consistently provide an excellent and efficient service each time we call upon them. Usually with little or no notice. Capricorn often exceeds our expectations, even during the difficult and sometimes hostile situations news coverage can bring. All personnel are highly competent professionals. And I would have no hesitation in recommending them to others”

Lizz Milman, Operations Manager, ITV News

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Capricorn Security Group Holdings Ltd. are a fully-licensed, accredited contractor for the provision of Security Guarding. We also specialise in Door Supervision, Close Protection and Key Holding.

Security Services in Manchester and throughout the North-West

We are fully compliant with Health & Safety regulations and we are also a Verified member of the Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme. Additionally we also hold certification to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 for quality, environmental and health and safety management systems. Likewise we are SafeContractor approved.

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