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Security Supervisor

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

We are currently seeking a highly talented and driven person to work in the one of our Cork sites.

We are looking for someone with excellent organisational skills, the ability to prioritise their workload and have the ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.

You will be working as part of a team but you will at times be expected to work independently and under your own initiative.



Role Responsibility

Job Purpose

To provide a security service and supervise security officers on the customer’s site in        accordance with the terms and conditions of the contract.

Accountabilities or “what you have to do”

  • To provide a high quality service to the customer at the specified site in full compliance with the     applicable Assignment Instructions and following basic Job Training and Site Training.
  • To supervise security officers, ensuring company policies and producers are adhered to.


  • To undertake Control Room Duties when required

CCTV Monitoring

Access Management – full life cycle

Key Management

Completion of all Legislative paperwork


  • To ensure that personal appearance and personal hygiene standards are beyond reproach.  Strict adherence to uniform dress standards is to be maintained at all times.
  • To deal with any incident or occurrence in accordance with the site specific Assignment Instructions and to report such incidents promptly as per Company’s reporting procedures.
  • To properly book on and off duty, as instructed and/or trained, on each occasion a duty is started and ended.
  • Ensure that all check calls are made as per Assignment Instructions.
  • To diligently take and hand over every duty shift ensuring that a full check of the Daily Occurrence Book is carried out on each takeover of duty, ensuring that all site equipment is signed for on each shift changeover.
  • To conduct all patrols diligently, in full accordance with the site Assignment Instructions ensuring that the relevant paperwork is completed:

Internal Patrols

External Patrols

Restricted Areas

Car Park Patrols

Fire Extinguisher Checks

Reception Duties


  • To communicate effectively in the workplace and maintain a harmonious relationship with all members of the client’s and company’s staff.
  • To carry out work activities safely following health & safety regulations.  Using appropriate PPE (Personal Protection Equipment) and keeping the work area free from unnecessary hazards.


To carry out any other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Control Room Supervisor.

The Ideal Candidate

  • PSA License
  • Good communications skills
  • Ability to adhere to all health & safety practices

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Preferably have experience within the security industry.

Package Description

  • Security Supervisor 
  • 40 plus hours per week
  • 5 Days per week
  • Training will be provided
  • Please send your cv to

About the Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process


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