Armed Security Officer

Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. The Woodlands , TX 77380

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

  • Responds to unusual or emergency situations at client's site using the appropriate escalation of force level up to and including armed response by following established protocol.

  • Maintains proficiency in the use of all assigned protective equipment, restraint devices and weapons.

  • Controls access to client site or facility through the admittance process; precludes unauthorized access to facilities, and the conversion, theft or intentional destruction of physical assets.

  • Observes and reports activities and incidents, providing for the security and safety of client property and personnel.

  • Makes periodic tours to check for irregularities and to inspect protection devices and fire control equipment.

  • Preserves order and acts to enforce regulations and directives for the site pertaining to personnel, visitors, and premises.

  • Monitors entrances and exits; acts to prevent unapproved or unlawful entry; controls entrances, the movement of people and vehicles, and parking.

  • Patrols assigned site on foot or in vehicle; checks for unsafe conditions, hazards, unlocked doors, security violations.

  • Observes and reports incidents or suspicious activity to client representatives or company management.

  • Responds to incidents of fire, medical emergency, bomb threat, flooding, water discharge, elevator emergency, hazardous materials, inclement weather, and other incidents.

  • Prepares logs and reports as required.

Requirements

  • With or without reasonable accommodation, the physical and mental requirements of this job may include the following: seeing, hearing, speaking, and writing clearly. Occasional reaching with hands and arms, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling. Frequent sitting, standing and walking, which may be required for long periods of time, and may involve climbing stairs and walking up inclines and on uneven terrain. Additional physical requirements may include, frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.

  • Must be able to meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing and permit requirements for Security Officers and armed security work and specific protective device and weapons qualifications.

  • Works in environments and under conditions that require carrying authorized weapons and ammunition, the use of protective gear and devices, and awareness of personal safety and safety of others.

  • Required to utilize rapid and effective judgment in responding to unusual or emergency situations using appropriate escalation of force level.

  • Experience in physical security, military service, law enforcement or a related field, sufficient to meet the minimum requirements for state and local licensing and/or site standards as established by the company.

Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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
Retail Security Officer The Woodlands

Allied Universal Security

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 3/27/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-06-25T00:00 Overview At Allied Universal® our Security Professionals assist clients, and the public at large, by keeping our communities safe and secure. During this time, we need your help more than ever. We have immediate employment opportunities. Allied Universal also employs an interview process you can complete from the comfort of your home through our online application and video interviewing technology. We are North America's leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees, and invite you to apply to join the team. Job Description Allied Universal Services is currently searching for Professional Retail Security Officers. At Allied Universal, quality starts and ends with our Professional Security Officer. It's the professionalism, competence and commitment that make the difference. At Allied Universal, the Retail Security Officer serves and secures the merchants, patrons, and employees of the centers they serve. QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS: * Be at least 18 years of age with high school diploma or equivalent * 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 * Valid guard card/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 drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws * Display exceptional customer service and communication skills * Have intermediate computer skills to operate innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites * Ability to handle crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently * May require a valid driver's license (without restrictions or medical conditions) * May require operation of a Segway (Segway's have a 250 pound weight limit) * Able to: * Work in various environments such as cold weather, rain/snow or heat * Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds * Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift * Stand or walk on various surfaces for long periods of time 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 200,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: www.AUS.com. 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. License # B15802 * ZR-CE * GD-CE Requisition ID 2020-398404 Allied Universal Security The Woodlands TX

Armed Security Officer

Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.