Security Officer (Day Shift)

Organisation: Dalkeith Country Park

Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 (depending on experience) plus excellent benefits

Location: Dalkeith

Dalkeith Country Park is a truly special place. Just a few miles from Edinburgh, it’s home to Fort Douglas adventure playground and Restoration Yard, set in a beautiful 1,000-acre country estate. With over 300 years of history, a 700-year-old oak wood and miles of waymarked trails, visitors can enjoy exploring the park before a delicious meal in our restaurant, The Kitchen, or a browse around our wonderfully eclectic retail store.

We are looking for a professional and customer focussed Security Officer to join our dynamic and forward-thinking security team. Working on a 4 days on, 4 days off basis from 7am to 7pm in our state-of-the-art security hub, you will ensure the highest level of protection of our company assets and our people. While maintaining the highest levels of integrity and reporting you will be actively involved in the detection and prevention of crime at Buccleuch.

We value our colleagues and their wellbeing and offer excellent benefits along with the opportunity to carve out a rewarding security career with a great team of people.

• Can you demonstrate excellent communication and teamworking skills?
• Are you a competent IT user with an understanding of security technology?
• Do you have experience in the security industry and hold a SIA front line and CCTV licence?

If the answer is yes, and you have a full UK driving licence, then we would love to hear from you.

Interested? Please send your CV and covering letter to the recruitment team at

The closing date for applications is 7 August.

Application Deadline: Monday 07/08/2023