Security officer at Atalian Servest

People in this role may also be known as security guards.

5 workers in this role at Atalian Servest have taken the survey. How does this role compare to your current role? Take the survey to find out.

How much does Atalian Servest pay security officer employees?

Security officer at Atalian Servest
£8.62–9.41
Typical range
£8.71–12.69

Security officer employees at Atalian Servest are typically paid £8.62–9.41 an hour, based on data from 5 employees.

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What is management like for security officer employees at Atalian Servest?

51 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

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Do your managers treat you with respect?

Bad
  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    How we know this

    0% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

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What are the hours like for security officer employees at Atalian Servest?

51 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

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Bad
  • Hard to choose shifts

    How we know this

    0% report that their manager gives them enough choice over which shifts they work

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job is flexible around your personal life. This means you get a say in when you prefer to work.

Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

    How we know this

    80% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • No short notice shift changes

    How we know this

    20% of people say their manager changes their shifts at the last minute

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    If your manager is often changing your shifts at short notice that’s a sign of poor planning. At a good job you won’t be messed around at the last minute.

  • 4+ weeks notice of shifts

    How we know this

    • 0% report getting one week notice or less
    • 0% report getting two weeks notice
    • 0% report getting three weeks notice
    • 80% report getting four weeks notice or more
    • 20% report having a fixed rota

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when you’re working.

    This makes it easy for you to plan the rest of life, as well as your finances, because you know how much you’ll be working and when.

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    How we know this

    20% of people report they worry about getting enough hours

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you shouldn’t have to worry about getting enough hours each week.

    A good job should guarantee you a minimum number of hours in a contract, if you want it.

    This makes it easier to plan your finances, because you know how much you’ll be earning.

What is career progression like for security officer employees at Atalian Servest?

51 employees told us the worst thing about this job…

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Bad
  • No career progression

    How we know this

    In the last year, 0% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Excellent
  • Enough training

    How we know this

    80% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

Latest reviews from security officer employees at Atalian Servest

  • Best thing

    work colleagues

    Worst thing

    weather as its outside job on dayshift

    6.6

    Security guard, July 2020

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The shift pattern

    Worst thing

    The pay

    7.2

    Security officer, November 2019

    • £18,700 per year, working a 42 hour week
    • 34–44 years old

How Atalian Servest ranks

Atalian Servest ranks joint 9th to work for in security guard employers

  1. 9= Atalian Servest
    5.9
  2. 9= G4S
    5.9
  3. 9= Interserve
    5.9