Hoover & Strong is a 108-year-old, family-owned jewelry manufacturer and refiner. We cater to the jewelry industry by manufacturing over 30,000 eco-friendly and responsibly sourced jewelry products, all made in the USA. Our products and services include jewelry, contract casting, findings, mill products, diamond services and eco-friendly metal refining.
Four generations of Hoover leadership along with a team of 125 enthusiastic and dedicated coworkers have created a progressive, family-oriented work environment that encourages personal growth, the sharing of creative ideas and responsible practices. Our work ethic is strong and we strive for excellence and innovation in everything that we do. Providing high quality products and professional services is our passion and we do it all in a casual, non-corporate atmosphere with respect and appreciation for one another. Make a difference in YOUR life and become a part of the Hoover family!
SECURITY AND COMPLIANCE OFFICER: Senior Level
Hoover & Strong, Inc. is looking for a self-motivated, observant, and experienced security guard to maintain a safe environment and protect the company's valuable assets. You must always be keenly aware of your surroundings and attuned to any suspicious or unlawful behavior. You will enforce our metal-free policy, monitor coworkers and visitors entering and exiting the building, monitor the security cameras and monitor the general area, taking immediate action if problematic situations arise. Along with your security duties, you will participate in the certification process for industry compliance.
The hours for this senior position are Monday through Friday from 10:30AM - 7:00PM with a half hour lunch. You will be responsible for securing and closing the building at the end of the day. This includes checking all machines, lights, equipment, etc. No weekend hours. The wearing of a uniform is expected.
Security Responsibilities (75%):
Ensure a safe environment through a team effort of diligent active patrol, strict access control monitoring, and equipment control.
Be visible and observant at all times, greeting staff, guests, and vendors in a courteous and attentive manner.
Respond immediately to distress calls, panic alarms, and emergency calls for disorderly conduct, disruptive persons, and incidents swiftly and appropriately.
Maintain the company's reputation with professionalism and legal compliance.
Investigate and take the appropriate lawfully action as authorized by the corporate policy on accidents, incidents, trespassing, suspicious activities, safety and fire incidents.
Secure premises and personnel by controlling and monitoring surveillance equipment for anything unusual, potentially threatening, and/or suspicious activity.
Write, maintain, and present detailed reports, noting any damages, theft, injuries, and/or other irregular activity.
Monitor and control door access for co-workers, guest, vendors etc.
Sound alarms and/or call for outside assistance when needed in emergencies (police, fire, ambulance care, etc.).
Monitor entrance and departure of employees and visitors with walk through metal detector to ensure product is not being removed from building.
Prevent losses and damage by reporting irregularities and informing violators of policy and procedures.
Log-in and disperse incoming FedEx, UPS and USPS packages
Compliance Responsibilities (25%)
Participate in certification efforts for industry compliance under the guidance of management
Gather, manage and record information from various departments in preparation for formal compliance audits
Assist in the preparation of paperwork for third party compliance organizations such as, OSHA, RJC, SCS, etc.
Ensure compliance with all certifications on an ongoing basis
Highly Prefer Associates Degree from accredited University
Requires a minimum of a High school diploma or GED
Requires a minimum of 5 years of documented security experience within the last five years.
Requires Microsoft Office: Outlook, Word, Excel - will be required to generate reports, analyze data, report-out on metrics
Must have strong communication (Verbal-Written) and organizational skills.
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment with the ability to work independently.
Must be dependable and assertive.
Ability to provide quality customer service.
Working knowledge of security operations and procedures
All candidates must pass an extensive background check, credit, criminal and drug screen; in addition all candidates must be willing to adhere to a metal free dress code policy.
Starting Hourly Rate: $17.00 (based on experience)
Our comprehensive benefits package includes:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance as well as Life Insurance; Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
401K & Profit Sharing
Paid Time Off and Nine Paid Holidays
Free Checking through BB&T and VA Credit Union
Pre-Taxed Flex Spending Medical Program and Child Care Reimbursement
All applicants must complete the online application. Please apply at Indeed.com. We cannot accept resumes without the online application. When applying, please include your salary requirements. We are an EEO/M/F/D/V.