Monday 01 June 2020
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Airport Security Agents

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Type:Full Time

Full Description

About the Role  
To conduct aviation security functions in accordance with UK National Aviation Security Programme Directives operated under Channel Islands regulatory requirements and in accordance with Company and Customer service delivery standards.  
Role Responsibility
The successful individual will be required to conduct access control, screening, searches, patrol and guarding duties in order to deter and detect terrorist or criminal activity towards aviation.

The following is a list of duties which will be conducted, although duties may not be limited to these functions.

Access Control Duties:
  • Restrict access to the Critical Part of the Security Restricted Area of Guernsey Airport and Harbour and associated controlled areas to only those with a valid access requirement via manual and access control equipment.
  • Checking the validity of boarding passes for passengers.
  • Checking the validity of ID documents for all aircrew, ground staff and control authority personnel and their vehicles.
  • Challenging individuals who do not appear to have a right of access.
Screening Duties
  • To deter and detect prohibited items that may be used against aviation targets.  These include but are not limited to Improvised Explosive Devices, Firearms, Sharp and Blunt Implements, Tools, Dangerous Goods and restricted liquid items.
  • Use of technology including Advanced Metal Detectors, Cabin Baggage X-rays, Hold Baggage X-rays/Explosive Detection Systems, Liquid Explosive Trace Equipment and Explosive Trace Detectors. 
Searching Duties:
  • Searching of passengers, aircrew, ground staff and control authority personnel following activation of security equipment and/or on a random basis via body search techniques.
  • Searching of cabin baggage, hold baggage plus all retail goods, food, drink and all equipment required within the Critical Part
  • Searching of vehicles.
  • Searching of aircraft.
Patrol, Guarding and Other Duties:
  • Highly visible presence within the airside and landside areas.
  • Challenging/reporting individuals displaying unusual behaviour.
  • Ensuring doors/areas are secure and reporting any compromises.
  • Reporting/dealing with unattended items.
  • Guarding of aircraft, baggage or areas as required.
  • Terminal forecourt vehicle management.
  • Lost & Found repatriation plus storage of Left Luggage.
  • Assistance with Terminal Evacuation.


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