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Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  31,161 - 41,118

Near Leiston, GB

Career Area:  Health, Safety & Security

Security Shift Team Leader/ Deputy Team Leader

Security Shift Team Leader, Sizewell B, £31,161 - £41,118

Permanent Security Shift Team Leader/ Deputy Team Leader, Sizewelll B, with a competitive salary of between £31,161 - £41,118, with terms and conditions covered by the EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Company Agreement.  The starting salary for this appointment will be dependent on your existing salary, competence, experience and qualifications. 

Vacancy closes to applications on 20th May 2021, with proposed interviews to take place during June. 

The Opportunity

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero.

At Sizewell B Power Station we are looking for a Security Shift Team Leader and a Deputy Team Leader to join our Security team. You will be supporting the delivery of the required provision of security standards on nuclear sites, ensuring the integrity of the site security plan is maintained and meets regulatory requirements.

The Role

As a Team Leader in the Security team you will be required to lead and coordinate security guard activities and site security actions to ensure compliance with mandatory duties and regulatory requirements, liaising with the Site Head of Security or Site Manager as necessary. You will also interface with all other station and non-operational departments to ensure a robust security culture is maintained, alongside working with the Civil Nuclear Constabulary to ensure effective coordinated response capability. External stakeholders such as Home Office Police and the Office for Nuclear Regulation will be key points of contact to liaise on ongoing matters of high security where required. 

As part of this role your day to day responsibilities will also include:

  • Ensuring team resources are regularly reviewed and optimised to ensure effective and efficient security regime
  • Undertaking duties in accordance with the Site Emergency and Counter Terrorist Contingency plan
  • Ensuring security team works to achieve compliance with security regulations and company policy
  • Ensures that own security team personnel are SQEP to carry out tasks required and identified in security and company policy
  • Identifying, reporting and actively addressing any deficiencies in the physical security, security systems or regulatory requirements of the station
  • Ensuring company and regulatory requirements with respect to search and entry of people and vehicles onto site are met
  • Responding to emergencies and vents in accordance with procedures and published plans
  • Ensuring that all security logs, key registers and other related records are maintained in accordance with technical training and company procedures

You will be required to work day and night shifts as part of the security regime for the station.

The Skills

As part of this role you will require the following skills or experience:

  • As a minimum, entrants will be educated to GCSE/National Qualification standards (or equivalent). Qualifications that include “4” and above grade passes in English and Mathematics would be advantageous
  • Security Check (SC) vetting is essential and a condition of appointment 
  • NEBSM or NVQ level 3 in security or equivalent experience is desirable
  • Excellent people and communication skills to achieve effective and acceptable ‘front of house’ standards
  • Computer literacy for monitoring and responding to security systems
  • Ability to demonstrate command and control behaviours as required

Competitive Salary & Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a pension scheme and a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

Please let us know if you require flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application.  We’re happy to talk flex in line with the requirements of this opportunity.

Why EDF?

Join us in helping Britain Achieve Net Zero


We're EDF and together we’re working to create a cleaner energy future for everyone.  From our engineers to our customer service advisors, our scientists to our apprentices, every single one of us is committed to reducing the UK’s carbon emissions to zero.


We proudly work together to champion a low carbon lifestyle and collaborate widely in our search for innovations to achieve more.


We’re about the people who work with us – a rich and unique mix of backgrounds and experiences that’s vital to shaping a strong and fresh-thinking organisation like ours. Whoever you are and wherever you come from, we’ll embrace the difference you bring and give you opportunities to thrive and succeed.  


Join us. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero. 

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