Job Summary: Establish working relationships with customers, local law enforcement and fire departments. Security personnel will always perform job duties with a constant awareness of surroundings, making note of any and all activity that takes place in the assigned area. Maintain a professional image and demonstrate excellent customer service at all times.
Control of entrances and movement of pedestrian and vehicle traffic.
Patrol of buildings and perimeters.
Escort of material and personnel.
Inspection of security and fire exposures.
Special assignments Responsibilities:
Be on time and report to post in full uniform.
Maintain professional image that includes greeting customers, visitors and employees in a polite and friendly manner.
Patrol physical property or maintain fixed post position, being diligent to report any suspicious activity and investigate accidents and criminal acts.
Monitor cameras or equipment in a continuous fashion as outlined in the post orders.
Maintain a working knowledge of all emergency policies, procedures and regulations to be able to respond to alarms, incidents and emergency situations.
Complete Daily Activity Reports, Log Book entries, Incident Reports and all relevant reports related to job assignment.
High School Diploma and/or equivalent (GED).
Clear criminal record. Must clear background check.
Must be 21 years of age or older.
Valid Drivers License Pass a random drug screen.
Ability to walk as required to perform the duties associated with functioning as a security officer.
Must know how to use a computer, access the internet.
Southern Protection Agency pays Holiday Pay, Southern Protection Agency pays one week vacation, after a one year full time.
Southern Protection Agency hires VETS,RETIRED LAW ENFORCEMENT.
Skills/Abilities: A public safety officer is to be honest, alert and well disciplined as the custodians of employee and customer property and safety. Constant and dedicated vigilance. Strong customer service skills. Computer knowledge a must.
Ability to be a hands-on, results oriented employee, handling multiple priorities simultaneously.
Ability to facilitate progressive change, work as part of a team and follow directions.
Work with a sense of urgency.
Strong oral and written communications skills.
Physical Requirements: In general, the following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a Security Officer to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to allow for certain ADA requirements.
Must be able to see, hear, speak and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or other customers.
Pushing/pulling/carrying lifting may include up to 50 lbs, stair climbing.
Normal vision or corrected by use of glasses and/or contacts for normal reading and viewing abilities. Ability to twist, turn, bend, stand, climb stairs, run and walk as required to perform the duties associated with functioning as a security officer.
Must know how to use a computer, access the internet, and use web based programs to write reports and send emails.