G4S

About G4S

 

Job Category:

Other

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

63103

Approximate Salary:

$16 Per Hour

Position Type:

Full Time

Corporate Account Security Officer

G4S - Saint Louis, Missouri

Posted: 11/18/2018

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 calls 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 ensures that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements
  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities; maintain written logs as required by the post
  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain, each of the following certifications:
    • Certified in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
    • First Aid
    • Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Must possess a minimum of 2 years of experience in one of, or a combination of, each of the following:
    • Military (Career Military/Military Police/Military Elite Forces)
    • Law Enforcement (Police Academy Graduate) or as a Corrections Officer in an adult detention facility
    • Work experience in private security at a high profile, safety and security sensitive facility requiring direct customer interaction
    • Associate’s degree or higher in a security related field such as: law enforcement, criminal justice, security administration, Homeland Security, or fire science combined with 1 year of experience in one of the above

Skills Required

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • 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, if higher
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of security systems to include access control, alarm and fire monitoring, telecommunications, closed circuit television (CCTV), and video surveillance systems
  • Must possess working knowledge of state and local laws, criminal laws, and any other laws pertaining to the duties performed by a security officer
  • 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

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.

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