Naas security firm's 300 new jobs

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Paul O'Meara

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Naas security firm's 300 new jobs

Manguard is based at Newhall, Naas

Manguard Plus, the largest privately owned Irish security firm in the country, plans to create 300 new jobs with the development of its new “specialised” front of house division.

The Naas based firm which currently employs some 1,200 people from its headquarters in Newhall, as well as its offices in Waterford ,Cork, Belfast, London and Chester,  is in an expansionary phase and will shortly launch its ‘Concierge Plus’ service, a complete front of house section (a business areas where employees deal directly with customers) aimed at corporate clients.

The firm will supply highly trained specialised staff to corporates to fulfil full front of house services.

The personnel will be engaged in ‘meet and greet’ duties and customer service with the additional advantage of intensive security training.

The new staff will be trained in skills ranging from counter terrorism to conflict resolution to health and safety.