Just take 5 minutes to fill in the application form below. Successful candidates will be invited to an interview or one of our assessment days.
If you are successful with initial review from the application form, we will send a more comprehensive survey to ensure we have all your details.
What you need
Previous film experience is preferable but not essential. For the right candidates, we will provide training. You will need to be smart, friendly and approachable as you will be working with the client, crew and the general public, and you must maintain professionalism at all times.
We expect operatives to be punctual, arriving 10-15 minutes before the start of every shift to allow for adequate handovers.
We expect all security to be wearing the correct uniform which consists of:
Black Polo Shirt or T-Shirt
Black Combats or Trousers
Black Fleece, Jacket or Coat
Black Boots or Shoes
Plain Black or Dark Beanie or Baseball Cap
Valid SIA Licence clearly on display
Movie Lot Hi-Vis (or plain yellow if not yet received)
Film and Television Security is a unique role and very different to other types of security assignments. You will be mostly working outdoors, in all weather conditions and differing types of locations and you must be prepared for this.
Part of our role is to assist the locations department. It’s important that you also have with you a standard essential kit which consists of as a minimum:
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10 company values that require 0% talent but will get you 100% respect.
1. BEING ON TIME
2. WORK ETHIC
4. BODY LANGUAGE
8. BEING COACHABLE
9. DOING EXTRA
10. BEING PREPARED
Tony Denham set up the Movie Lot over 25 year ago and instilled a set of company values that set us apart from competitors and will help you to help others. If you follow these guidelines on a day to day basis then your feedback from Locations and Production will be positive and will result in you being asked for by the client for their next project.
Mandatory paperwork needed
Operatives are screened and vetted to BS:7858 and ISO 9001 standards once a contract starts. On initial contact we require a mini vet : SIA badge, DBS, passport or driving licence, proof of address, right to work in the UK and UTR tax details are standard .
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