Armed Security Officer - Custom Protection

G4S Denver , CO 80208

Posted 1 week ago

Armed Security Officer

  • Custom Protection Denver, Colorado $17.50 - $18.00

Armed Security Officer

  • Custom Protection

Location: Denver, Colorado |

Salary: $17.50 - $18.00 |

Posted: 30 Jun 2020 |

Closes: 30 Jul 2020 |

Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |

Business Unit: US Secure Solutions |

Region / Division: North America |

Reference: G4S/TP/2985559/193746

Apply now

Job Introduction:

Hiring Now!

PLEASE CLICK APPLY OR TEXT "JOBS" TO 561-660-9797 FROM YOUR SMARTPHONE!

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Custom Protection Officer. G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.

As a full time employee of G4S, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Major Medical, Dental and Vision

  • Paid vacation

  • 401K

  • Opportunities for additional training to aid in your professional development

As an employee you will also be able to participate in the Promote Me! Community. Promote Me! is available to interested current employees as a way to express interest in further advancement, as well as gain information and encourage professional development.

Further, as a current employee you will be eligible to participate in large group rates for the following benefits:

  • Critical Illness

  • Accident Insurance

  • Whole Life Insurance

  • Individual Short-Term Disability

  • Pre-Paid Legal Services

  • Identity Theft Services

  • Pet Insurance

In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all full or part-time employees, whether you enroll in a G4S insurance plan or not. And with no premiums to pay!

  • RxCut Pharmacy Discount Program

  • Doctor on Demand

  • Qualsight LASIK Savings

  • Perks at Work: G4S Employee Discount Program

  • Alliant Credit Union

  • Purchasing Power

  • Active & Fit: G4S Fitness Center Membership

  • FinFit: Financial Wellness Program

  • DailyPay: Access your pay when you need it

G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.

#DEN

Role Responsibility:

Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle

  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards

  • Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons

  • Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles

  • Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits

  • Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements

  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities

  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner

The Ideal Candidate:

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Must complete any State-required training or other qualifications for licensing

  • Must possess a current and valid driver's license

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Must possess one or more of the following:

  • Service in Military Occupational Specialty related to law enforcement, security (such as Military Police, Elite Military Forces, combat arms) or any support role in a Combat Zone

  • Graduate of a Certified Public Safety Academy (military or civilian) in the law enforcement, adult corrections, or firefighter field

  • Bachelor's degree in law enforcement or criminal justice related studies

  • A minimum of 8 or more years of active service in any military branch

  • Associate's degree (or 60 credits) or higher in law enforcement or criminal justice with current or prior active military service

Skills Required

  • Ability to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors

  • Ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Active listening skills

  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively

  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately

  • Attention to detail

Other

  • Must be at least 21 years old or the minimum age required by the State

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States

  • Be able to work flexible schedules

  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law

  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military

  • Upon acceptance of a job offer, must successfully complete the following:

  • MMPI - Psychological testing

  • Physical exam

Physical Requirements and Environment

Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat

Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing

Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.

About the Company:

EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace

G4S will consider qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action or Diversity and Inclusion, or have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, please contact our Corporate Human Resources Department at (800) 506-6265.

To receive an update on your application status, please contact our local office by following this link: http://www.g4s.us/en/Contact-Us/Local-Offices

Apply now

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
FullTime Master Security Officer Armed & Taser Denver Health Medical Center

HSS

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 7/2/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-09-30T00:00 POSITION SUMMARY Provides direct security and related public services. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES * Provides a visible deterrence to crime, prohibited activities, or suspicious activities in public and non-public areas which may include but are not limited to areas such as the main building, outlying buildings, grounds, parking areas, stairways, tunnels, mechanical areas, or patient treatment areas. * Responds quickly and effectively to emergency and non-emergency situations. * Verbally intervenes during crisis. This includes the functional ability to quickly grasp various situations, develop rapport with emotionally disturbed people, and understand when people are or are not processing information, and be supportive or directive as needed. * Physically intervenes during crises. This includes the functional ability to physically restrain people, requiring retention of trained knowledge under stress as well as the ability to meet significant physical demands including those of a struggle with someone physically larger and heavier, while making all possible efforts not to inflict injury. It includes the ability to continue to request or direct compliance from people while they are being restrained. * Escorts persons and assists client personnel. * Is constantly alert and vigilant for activities which could result in injury to a person or damage to or loss of property. * Writes accurate, clear, and legible reports. * Maintains a positive working relationship with co-workers, client staff members and other client vendors. * Maintains a functional knowledge of a facility and where applicable of multiple facilities. * Enforces and abides by all policies and guidelines of the client and HSS. * Performs other duties at the direction of the Security leader and/or any other recognized leadership personnel. * Safely handle and maintain firearm that meets HSS guidelines. * Apply HSS' Use of Force Policy appropriately * Other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS * High school diploma or equivalency required. Prefer college degree in criminal justice or security discipline or successful completion of police academy or experience in one of the following areas: * Military Police * Correctional Officer * Law Enforcement * Healthcare Security Officer with HSS * Prefer previous experience working with the public in a service setting * IAHSS Basic Officer, Advanced Officer and Supervisor Certifications preferred or must be completed within 1 year of assignment * Must be able to obtain and maintain any applicable jurisdictional security license(s) or certifications and/or client/contract specific licenses or certifications * Ability to complete all training and pass all competency tasks in the allotted time period to include, but not limited to, TEAM training, Basic Firearms and TASER training, HSS and client new employee orientation and security procedures and policies * Valid driver's license and ability to meet HSS' driving guidelines if applicable * Ability to work, interact and communicate effectively with diverse people including HSS employees, client employee, patients, visitors, physicians, the public or client vendors * Ability to comprehend and execute written or verbal instructions * Ability to read, write, speak and comprehend English language proficiently * Ability to write routine reports and correspondence * Proficient in basic computer skills such as MS Word, Excel and email with the ability to learn other programs such as security incident management software and/or client specific software * Maintain regular attendance in accordance with HSS' attendance policy * Excellent customer service skills and genuine desire to assist people and provide protection * Must be able to obtain and maintain any applicable jurisdictional armed security license(s) or certifications and/or client/contract specific licenses or certifications * Ability to meet the requirements of a psychological screening assessment conducted by a licensed psychologist TASER QUALIFICATIONS (required for all Master Security Officer positions) * Ability to meet qualification standards when initially placed in a TASER position and annually thereafter * Ability to obtain and maintain any applicable local or state license or permit to carry a TASER * Ability to participate in and pass additional TASER training at the discretion of the TASER instructor and/or HSS * Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of the HSS Conducted Energy Weapon (TASER), HSS Taser Policy ARMED (Handgun) QUALIFICATIONS (only for those locations/positions required to carry a handgun) * Ability to obtain and maintain any applicable local or state license or permit to carry a weapon * Ability to pass the initial and semi-annual HSS approved firearms training course to demonstrate proficiency in use of firearm * Ability to participate and meet the requirements of additional firearms training at the discretion of the firearms instructor * Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of the HSS Firearms policies PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORKING CONDITIONS While performing this job, individual will walk, stand, sit, observe and drive for extended periods of time in various weather conditions; run, climb stairs, and carry fire extinguishers, emergency equipment or other required equipment; help restrain or lift a person; occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds; frequently required to use hands, handle or feel objects or controls, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear; specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus; self-motivation and ability to work independent of immediate supervision. May be required to drive a vehicle. HSS will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or any other status protected by law. HSS Denver CO

Armed Security Officer - Custom Protection

G4S