Vacancy: Security / Caretaker Officer

Vacancy: Security / Caretaker Officer

Position Title: Security/Caretaker

Weekly Hrs: Full Time (35hrs)

Reports to: Temple Manager

Department: Security

Start Date: 01/07/2024

Position Overview:

We are looking for a proactive individual to join the Bhaktivedanta Manor Security Team. The ideal candidate must be familiar with facility management, and able to perform a variety of tasks. Serves under general supervision and is motivated to lead on the general security of the venue.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing access & closure to the premises, ensuring & maintaining security procedures.
  • Preventing losses and damage by reporting irregularities, informing violators of policy and procedures and restraining trespassers
  • Control traffic by directing drivers
  • Complete reports by recording observations, information, occurrences and surveillance activities, interviewing witnesses & completing required paperwork
  • Maintain ISKCON’s stability and reputation by complying with legal requirements
  • Ensure the security, safety and well-being of all devotees, visitors and the Manor estate
  • Provide excellent customer service by meeting/greeting visitors as a first point of contact
  • Respond to emergencies to provide necessary assistance to devotees and visitors
  • Protect ISKCON’s assets relative to theft, assault, fire and other safety issues
  • Notifying visitors/delivery drivers of drop off points on the estate
  • Follow procedures for various initiatives, including fire prevention, property patrol, traffic control and accident investigations

Skills Required

  • Written and Verbal Communication
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Knowledge of Security Operations and Procedure
  • Manage Multiple Tasks
  • Knowledge of Basic Security and Fire Inspection Procedures
  • Surveillance Skills
  • Dependability
  • Emotional Control
  • Professionalism
  • Reporting Skills
  • Be able to work flexibly

If you are interested in applying please send your CV to

Closing date for applications: 15/06/2024