Despite being unlicensed, Stewards still play an important role in the safety and security of employees and guests at Events and Festivals. Stewards generally carry out a variety of different roles during an event. From checking tickets/gates/wristbands upon entry, monitoring crowd safety, pointing out amenities and general stewarding of the public and guests, Stewards are expected to contribute to, and maintain, a happy and fun atmosphere for all. Stewarding is a great way to gain experience in crowd safety and people management, prior to starting a career in licensed security.

MAIN DUTIES.

  • Greet all visitors to the event or festival in a friendly and courteous manner
  • Ensuring suitability of customers to enter premises including searching, where required
  • Good observation skills, remaining alert to any potential issues
  • Site perimeter patrolling, egress control and crowd management
  • Maintaining order on the premises, reporting anti-social behaviour and any suspicious behaviour
  • Dealing with emergency situations, such as fire/terrorist activities, assisting with the safe evacuation of all staff and visitors
  • Reporting and recording details of irregularities, incidents, and patrols.

PERSON SPECIFICATION.

  • Be reliable and punctual, and present themselves in an extremely professional manner
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Have the highest standards of customer care skills
  • Be a team player and very customer orientated
  • The ability to deal with difficult people in conflict or emergency situations.
  • Be very flexible and available to work unsocial hours including nights, weekends, days

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE JOB

Successful candidates will be required to provide:

  • Five year employment history
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the UK
  • Proof of Address – Utility Bills / Bank Statement covering the previous 3 month

Please be aware that Stewarding roles are short term and irregular and can be located anywhere across the UK.

Elite Security is a nationwide security company recruiting for Head Door Supervisors and door supervisors for our growing customer base around Kirkham, and surrounding areas with immediate starts. We have full-time and part-time positions with various hours available.

We are looking for candidates with the below skills to join our team.

  • Applicants must be able to work as part of a team
  • Previous experience within pubs and clubs preferred, or willing to work in this area of security.
  • Smart and presentable image with good customer service.
  • Applicants must be able to work weekends for the role.
  • Applicants must have a valid SIA license.

Duties required below working on public bars and nightclubs. Checking ID and customers entering venues Regular patrols throughout the venue for any issues Ensuring the safety of customers and staff members Creating incident reports when necessary Applicants have a great chance of further development within the company for the right candidates.