Security Officer/Customer Service

  • Securitas Services USA
  • Mechanicsburg, PA, United States
  • Oct 11, 2017
Full time Customer Service Entry Level General Business Professional Services

Job Description

­QUALIFICATIONS for a Security Officer/ Security Guard

  • Experience: Minimum of 1 year security experience is a plus
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • Some sites requires applicants to have valid Driver’s License
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to stand, sitting and walking for the majority of shift  or periods of time
  • Must have excellent Customer Service skills
  • Security positions require to pass company drug screen and back ground check

­Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responds to fire alarms or other emergency calls
  • Patrols assigned area on foot or using vehicle to regulate traffic, control crowds, prevent crime, or detain violators
  • Patrols, periodically, buildings and grounds of industrial plant or commercial establishment, docks, or work site
  • Examines doors, windows, and gates to determine that they are secure
  • Warns violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles, and apprehends or expels persons engaging in suspicious or criminal acts
  • Inspects equipment and machinery to ascertain if tampering has occurred
  • Watches for and reports irregularities such as fire hazards, leaking water pipes, and security doors left un- locked
  • ­Observes departing personnel to guard against theft of company property
  • Sounds alarm or calls police or fire department by telephone in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons
  • Permits authorized persons to enter property
  • Registers at watch stations to record time of inspection trips
  • Records data such as property damage, unusual occurrences, and malfunctioning of machinery or equipment, for use of supervisory staff
  • Follow all company policies, guidelines and safety regulations
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Details:

  • Must be open to work second and/or third shift
  • Overtime may be required
  • Will also be required to work holidays

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabilities