SOS Security has an immediate open for an Overnight Security officer in Chicago , Illinois!!
Schedule: 11:00p-7am Sun, Thurs, Fri, Sat Off Mon, Tues, Weds
Join our team! As a security officer you represent both SOS Security and the client organization. As such, you must be able to exemplify exceptional customer service. As part of SOS Security, you will represent a security force, but an approachable one to help visitors feel safe, while maintaining a positive environment. We're looking for high potential employees interested in a career. We are dedicated to promoting from within and provide training and education reimbursement to help you reach your goals. What's more, we have different types of security clients and locations throughout the U.S., which means unmatched career mobility. If you have considered a career in security, apply now and explore a future with us !
SOS Security is looking for dedicated unarmed Security Officers to fill open positions in the commercial office building setting, specifically in downtown Chicago.
OUR BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEPARTMENT ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Must have an excellent appearance and attitude (pride in your uniform and job is essential).
Must be customer service-oriented, organized, responsible and professional.
Must be willing to "go the extra mile" in welcoming and assisting building tenants, visitors and client representatives.
Must have strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Must have an excellent attendance and job performance record.
Must be a motivated, self-starter with the willingness and ability to function with limited supervision.
Must be able to multi-task in a service-oriented environment.
Must have a valid driver's license in good standing (subject to periodic checks) for locations that require driving, including operating a golf cart.
Must be flexible with scheduling and be able to hold over to the next shift or work extra hours as needed.
Commercial building security or customer service experience is preferred.
RESPONSIBILITIES OF OFFICERS INCLUDE:
Interacting with tenants, visitors and client representatives in a friendly, but professional, manner.
Providing outstanding customer service to all tenants, visitors and client representatives while adhering to company and building policies.
Ensuring tenants, visitors, messengers and vendors follow access control procedures according to building policy.
Ability to write clear, concise and thorough reports, including daily activity and incident.
Ability to use closed circuit television systems (CCTV).
Ability to perform assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
Ability to stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time.
Ability to work in elevators and respond to high rise floors.
Ability to work exterior posts in inclement weather, including parking lot patrols in a golf cart.
Ability to respond to emergency calls from or situations involving visitors, tenants, vendors and client representatives and follow department procedures to properly handle the situation.
Ability and willingness to receive cross training on all contracted posts which will assist department and client leadership during an emergency incident.
Benefits are available for Full Time Employees:
Leave: Paid holidays, Vacation/Paid Time Off
Pension through the Union where applicable
Insurance: Medical, Dental, Life, Vision
SOS Security is Headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, with regional and branch offices throughout the United States; SOS Security has become the benchmark for quality and professionalism in the field of security since our founding in 1969. As the fourth largest security personnel company in the U.S., SOS Security's growth is driven by our ongoing dedication to meet our client's evolving security requirements. We offer a broad range of services, including: Armed and Unarmed Security; Management & Consulting; Investigations; and Executive Protection.
Secure your future today by joining the SOS Security team Experienced security professionals looking to apply their knowledge in a rewarding team environment truly find a home at SOS. You will become an integral part of the relationship between our firm and our clients.
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