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Cc tv Operative
Location: Dorchester, Dorset
Date: 01 Aug 2022

BBS Recruitment is currently recruiting for an experienced Cctv Operative in a temporary to permanent position for our client in Dorset.  The successful candidate should be a proactive and hardworking individual with prior experience within a role.

Key responsibilities a Cctv Operative

  • To monitor CCTV images and radio communications following prescribed procedures and taking appropriate actions as necessary.
  • To provide radio and telephony services, following prescribed procedures and taking appropriate actions as necessary.
  • To produce and maintain accurate records and databases of relevant information and

             ensure faults with equipment are recorded and actioned for rectification.

  • To undertake reviewing of CCTV images to assist the Council and clients of the service.
  • To undertake shift working which may include working days, evenings, nights,


Required by law, and/or essential to the performance of the role

  • A benchmark of 3 GCSE's (or equivalent) including Maths and English, at Grade C or above, or able to demonstrate relevant experience
  • Postholder will need to obtain an SIA Public Space Surveillance (CCTV) License
  • Commitment to, and evidence of, continuous personal development


  • Previous experience in CCTV or a similar role e.g., security/ military
  • IT literate in Microsoft applications and able to use other bespoke software (Training for bespoke software will be provided)
  • Proven experience of working effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Proven experience of handling sensitive information whilst maintaining strict confidentialit Skills, abilities & knowledge
  • Awareness and knowledge of local services and locations. (Bridport, Dorchester, Weymouth and Portland)
  • Ability to work under pressure, alone and to remain calm
  • Good interpersonal skills and sufficient stamina to deal with challenging situations
  • Good visual, observational, spatial and memory skills
  • Ability to compile and communicate accurate descriptions of persons and vehicles
  • Flexibility in working shifts / unsociable hours
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to concentrate for long periods of time

Other Requirements

2 Years References