Downtown Security Officer- (Monday-Friday)
Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by Whelan Security
Whelan Security and United American Security are excited to currently be a part of the GardaWorld family!
Job Title- Security Officer
Location- Kansas City, MO
Pay Rate- $11.00/hr.
Why Build a Career with us?
- Medical Plans (Four Plans to choose from), Dental (Humana), Vision (Humana), Short Term Disability (American Public Life) and Accident Coverage (AllState) Begins the first of the month after 60 days of employment for 30 or more hours per week positions.
- Paid Vacation
- Premium holiday pay
- Verizon Wireless discount on personal cell phone plans and products.
- Direct Deposit
- Internal Promotion opportunities
United American Security is one of the country's largest and best providers of uniformed security guard services. We have 25 offices throughout the Midwest, Mid Atlantic, South and Southwest and we employ 3,500 employees. We are expanding quickly and looking for new team members who are excited to help us in our mission to grow. All offers of employment are contingent on passing a background check and drug test.
Security officers usually perform the following tasks under the direct supervision of their Supervisor or Manager. Conduct routine patrols of the site which they are assigned either by foot or patrol vehicle. Performs access control functions to the facility and or buildings. Protects client property and personnel as per the site standard operating procedures. Implements emergency protocols and or drills as needed and or required.
- Controls access to the facility ensuring only authorized personnel are permitted on site.
- Maintain surveillance of the site to ensure the perimeter and or buildings remain secure.
- Monitors CCTV, Fire, & Security systems
- Conducts routine patrols and of the property to identify security risks, safety hazards, and maintenance issues
- Completes daily activity reports, Incident reports, and other mandated reports per the job assignment and post orders.
- Officers may provide escort details and perimeter fence checks as requested
- Other duties assigned as per the Standard operating procedures
- Must have a valid High School Diploma or GED
- State Licensing requirements apply
- Must have the ability to conduct extended foot patrols
- Must be able to climb multiple flights of stairs
- Ability to effectively communicate with others
- Ability to prepare and maintain accurate records and reports
- Ability to respond to emergency situations as per operating procedures
- Ability to hear & see in low light situations
- Ability to lift 20 pounds (specific site requirements may vary)
- Capable of working outside in extreme weather conditions
- Capable of comprehending site-specific policies and standard operating procedures and the ability to implement such as needed.
EducationCandidates must meet the following educational requirements:
- Possess at least a high school education or equivalent (GED)
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