Whelan Security

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Lead Security Officer- 1st Shift

Whelan Security - Lawrence, Kansas

Posted: 12/12/2018

Security Officer


Whelan Security is looking for individuals who want to grow as professionals and develop their safety and security skills in a family-owned company. If you’re ready for a challenging position that will expose you to new roles in security- now is your opportunity!  Join our world-class security team with immediate full-time and part-time openings. Come be a part of the best of the best today.

Duties include but not limited to:
  • Provide concierge level customer service.
  • Provide access control to facility.
  • Observe and report activities at assigned site.
  • Respond quickly to critical situations.
  • Ability to sit, stand and/or walk consistently for duration of shift.
  • Ability to work indoor and outdoor in a variable environment.
  • Ability to climb stairs, ladders or ramps occasionally during shift.
  • Ability to read and write detailed reports.
  • Enforce client procedures, regulations, and standards.
  • Occasionally lift or carry up to 50 pounds
  • Other duties as assigned by Whelan Security and client contract requirements

EducationAdditional responsibilities and requirements:
  • 3+ years Security, Military, Law Enforcement, or Corrections experience.
  • Must be driving qualified.
  • Must be shift flexible.
  • Able supervise various types of accounts.
  • Cover patrol rounds left open by patrol officer.
  • Cover shifts and schedule around “call offs”.
  • Respond to alarm calls and be comfortable checking vacant facilities and understanding when and when not to contact police.
  • Conduct inspections of security officers, their uniforms, demeanor and job knowledge.
  • Represent Whelan Security as the “benchmark” of our brand.
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If you have an interest in joining a leader in the contract security industry and would like to work at one or more of our outstanding client locations - Apply Now!
Click "Apply" to begin the application process immediately; or if you wish to expedite your application, we encourage you to visit our local branch office.

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Lawrence, KS 66044

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