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Surveillance Operative

Surveillance Operative

Job Summary

G4S Investigation Solutions (UK) Ltd, trading as The Cotswold Group, is the UK’s leading supplier of investigation solutions to the UK Insurance industry. We are seeking a Surveillance Operatives to join our team to conduct static, foot and mobile surveillance.

Location

We are continually seeking operatives throughout the UK and Ireland,  especially in the areas of Dartford, Bromley, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Croydon and Birmingham

Benefits: Benefits include 25 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays, company sick pay, company vehicle, company pension, comprehensive training and equipment provided. Childcare voucher scheme available.

Salary

£20,000 per annum rising to £22,000 after 2 years.

Job Description

To work within a team under the supervision of a team leader to undertake covert surveillance operations with the purposes of obtaining video evidence of a subject.

To observe and film subjects in accordance with relevant legislation and our code of conduct.
To maintain accurate and detailed records of observations and provide evidence at court if required to do so.
To investigate and carryout enquiries and investigations as directed by the Area Manager.

The Successful Candidate will:

Hold a Full Driving License and Passport.
Have high levels of concentration and patience, with good observational skills.
Be a good communicator.
Have good Driving skills.
Be prepared to work flexible working hours which can change at short notice.
Be able to accurately record evidence and complete other admin.
Be prepared to provide Evidence at a Court of Law if required.
Be calm and adaptable in ever changing situations.
Physically fit, able to carry out foot Surveillance when required.

Training

Full training will be provided free of charge, unless the candidate leaves within the first 12 months of employment, in which case a contribution towards training costs will be deducted from salary.

Hours of Work

40 hours per week, plus overtime, working 6 days, then 4 days over a two week roster (weekend working is required).

All applicants will be security screened in accordance with the BS7858 standard and will be required to provide proof of identity, residence and the right to work in the UK.

YOUR CV SHOULD INCLUDE PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE, SKILLS OR QUALITIES AT WORK OR WITHIN ANY HOBBIES WHICH DEMONSTRATE YOUR SUITABILITY TO WORK IN A ROBUST AND CHALLENGING OPERATIONAL ENVIRONMENT.

CVs THAT HAVE NOT BEEN ADAPTED FOR THIS ROLE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

**APPLICANTS MUST BE OVER 21 YEARS OF AGE DUE TO COMPANY VEHICLE INSURANCE RESTRICTIONS**

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £20,000.00 to £22,000.00 /year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £20,000.00 to £22,000.00 /year

Experience:

Driving: 2 years (Preferred)

Licence:                                    

Full driving licence (Preferred)