ALLIED BARTON SECURITY SERVICES LLC Security Officer - Part Time/Weekends - Corporate Building - Times Square, NYC in Bronx, New York

SECURITY OFFICER - PART TIME/WEEKENDS - CORPORATE BUILDING - TIMES SQUARE, NYC
SECURITY OFFICER - PART TIME/WEEKENDS - CORPORATE BUILDING - TIMES SQUARE, NYC
Job Locations
US-NY-New York
US-NY-Bronx
US-NY-Brooklyn
Category
Security Officer
Workdays
Saturday - Sunday
Shifts
Afternoon, Morning
Posted Date
8/9/2017
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS JOB:
OVERVIEW:
Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America s leading security services provider. Allied Universal, North America s leading security services provider, is experiencing tremendous growth. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental, vision, flex spending, 401K, an anniversary bonus, and an on-the-spot recognition program. We promote from within our company! You can start with little, to no, security experience and become one of Allied Universal s many success stories.
Apply to join the LARGEST SECURITY COMPANY in the United States!
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Allied Universal Services is currently searching for a Professional Security Officer.
The Professional Security Officer is the heart of Allied Universal Services. Our officers allow us to accomplish our company s core purpose which is to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses in our communities . The Professional Security Officer is responsible for the safety and security of the facilities they protect. Our security officers act as a visible deterrent to crime and client rule infractions; they detect and report suspicious, unsafe or criminal acts at or near their assigned posts which may be a threat to the property, clients, guests or employees at the site. Although essential activities may differ based on the facility at which they work, below are some of the standards:
* Ensure the facility is provided with high quality security services to protect people and property
* Report safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances both verbally and in writing
* Build, improve and maintain effective relationships with both client employees and guests
* Answer questions and assist guests and employees
* Answer phones or greet guests / employees in a professional, welcoming manner
Physical and Mental Functions:
* Stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet)
* Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
* Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties
* Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds
* Run as needed
* Constant use of both hands and arms in reaching/handling/grasping/fingering while using phone, notepad, writing reports, and other administrative tasks
* Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with public and co-workers, view security monitors; includes hand/eye coordination
* Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat;
* Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required while setting priorities and following up on assignments
Qualifications/Requirements:
Qualified applicants for the Professional Security Officer position will meet the minimum requirements, as described below:
* High school diploma or equivalent required
* At least 18 years of age
* Must possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines
* Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; may require computer skills
* Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions
* Must be able to obtain a valid Guard License as required in the state for which you are applying
* As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test
* As a condition of continued employment, employee must maintain current active status of all required License at all times, and must carry the license at all times while on duty
* Must display exceptional customer service and communication skills
* Remain flexible to ever changing environments; adapt well to different situations
* Intermediate computer skills to utilize innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites
* Ability to maintain satisfactory attendance and punctuality standard;
* Neat and professional appearance
* Ability to provide quality customer service
* Ability to handle both common and crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently
* Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones
* Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)
CLOSING:
Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America s leading security services provider. With over 150,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: www.AUS.com or http://www.aus.com/offices to contact your local office.
We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability
Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.
REQUISITION ID:
2017-144224

Employer's Job# 2017-144224-Bronx
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