Careers with CIA

At CIA Fire and Security we are always interested in hearing from qualified and enthusiastic individuals looking for careers in the security industry.

Please either email us through our contact page or telephone us on 01285 651025 for more information.

Current Vacancies: Alarm Response & Patrol Officer – Posted March 2021

Position: Alarm Response Officer

Reporting to: Alarm Response Team Manager

The CIA Alarm Response Team provides an invaluable first response service for all our clients, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Main responsibilities include:

First response to intruder / fire alarm activations

To patrol and secure the premises of business clients

Locking and unlocking duties


Incident logging

General admin duties


Essential Requirements:

Ability to multi-task and prioritise

Ability to work in a stressful environment

Self-starter used to working by themselves



Observant and diligent

Excellent communication skills

Must have a clean driving license

No criminal record

Non smoker


Desirable Qualities:

Previous security experience is not essential but would be beneficial

Current SIA license


Full training for the role will be given


Salary and Hours:

This position is a total of 42 hours made up of evening, night and weekend shifts.

Flexibility is essential, shift patterns may change at short notice and the successful candidate will be required to help cover holidays and sickness. You will be required to work bank holidays.


The holiday entitlement for this role is the equivalent of 28 days inc Bank Holidays.

The salary will be dependent on the candidate.

To apply for this position, please e-mail including your CV and covering letter addressed for the attention of Joanne Harrison.