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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 3:55 AM

Job Summary:

Perform generalized and specific security officer duties in order to preserve a safe and secure environment, by providing a highly visible security deterrence and an appropriate armed presence in a corporate environment. Wearing a specialized security uniform and assigned a marked security vehicle, will patrol the corporate campus and engage with our associates and guests. Maintains a customer service 1st approach towards their work and performs other job related duties as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Patrol corporate campus in a marked security vehicle or on foot to prevent and deter crime.

* Provide first responder assistance (first aid, CPR, AED, etc.) as needed.

* Respond as dispatched or requested to incidents on campus.

* Prepare a variety of reports.

* Investigate and present cases to law enforcement and state attorney for prosecution.

* Support an in-house proprietary security force.

* Operate a variety of tools and equipment specific to armed security duties, to include a radio, baton, handcuffs, handgun, and other firearms and weapons as required.

* Assist with special events.

* Assist and cooperate with law enforcement and other security departments.

* Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of:

* Modern approved principles and practices of law enforcement and security professions.

* State and local laws and ordinances.

* Investigation and interrogation techniques.

* Evidence collection and crime scene preservation.

* Kinesics.

* Characteristics and behavioral patterns of potential and current security threats; and patterns and trends and practices, methods, techniques, protocols and procedures for handling security and emergency situations.

* Corporate security issues, including: acts of terrorism, bomb threats, fire safety, theft, sabotage and other situations such as workplace violence that endanger the security of people and property.

* Security systems used in security and law enforcement.

* Recognition and detection of dangerous substances and devices.

* Life safety codes and standards.

Skill in:

* Behavioral analysis

* Identifying and responding to fire, theft, vandalism and other acts of crime detrimental to life and property.

* Identifying and investigating unusual activities and unsafe conditions.

* Traffic and parking control.

* Responding to medical emergencies.

* Effective communication skills.

* Using radio and telecommunications equipment.

* Performing routine inspections of buildings and grounds.

* Using standard office equipment and security software applications.

Ability to:

* Handle difficult individuals and situations.

* Recommend additions and/or changes in security methods and procedures to management to ensure the overall security of personnel and facilities.

* Evaluate and respond to threats in the workplace.

* Interpret and apply policies and identify and recommend changes as appropriate.

* Prioritize and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced, dynamically changing environment.

* Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

* Work independently as well as collaboratively within a team environment.

* Handle stressful situations and provide a high level of customer service in a calm and professional manner.

* Establish and maintain effective working relationships at all levels of the organization.

* Maintain proficiency with their issued firearm and current with all required licenses.

Educational/Previous Experience Requirements:

* Associate Degree or equivalent and a minimum of seven (7) years progressively responsible experience in law enforcement, military police or related security field.


* Any equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training approved by Human Resources.


* Valid driver's license with a good driving record required prior to and during employment (must be approved by company's insurance carrier).

* Class D Security License or ability to obtain within a 120 days after hire.

* Class G Security License or ability to obtain within a 120 days after hire.

* CPR and First Aid certifications or ability to obtain within 120 days after hire.


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