Securtiy Officer needed

Natures Finest Security - Mount Vernon, NY (30+ days ago)

Nature’s Finest Security, LLC. is a minority owned enterprise that offers an elite level of protection unparalleled in New York City. Our intense training produces a professional staff worthy of securing only the best. Our clients have included major persons of prestige in the fields of politics, athletics and entertainment.Over the past decade, we have transferred our expertise in Executive Protection to fit the needs of developers, management companies and promoters with customized security service plans for residential and corporate properties, commercial facilities, as well as Music Award Shows and concerts.

Responsibilities: As an Unarmed Security guard your responsibilities will be, but not limited to:

  • Secure and protect our client’s property and personnel.
  • Stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Provide superior customer service
  • Complete perimeter checks and verticals

Your position may require you to work outside in any type of weather, to remain vigilant and on post at all times, to report for every shift on time and in proper uniform.

Duties: Security Guards will protect people and property from robberies, fires, and other damage.Security Guards will work in apartment complexes, commercial properties, hotels, banks, museums, nightclubs, government offices, stores, factories, schools and office buildings.Security Guards must also ensure that:

  • All personnel entering the site are properly identified and visitor ID's are issued
  • Maintain a daily log.
  • Provide direction and other general information to visitors
  • Patrol buildings and grounds on foot or in a vehicle (if provided) and report all irregularities, emergencies, or suspicious activity.Check and inspect windows, lights, doors, fire extinguishers, and sprinkler and alarm systems.
  • Answer telephones at night, run elevators, control who enters buildings, and check packages of those entering and leaving to prevent theft.
  • Knowledge of electronic alarm systems, monitor closed-circuit television screens in a central station.
  • If they see unusual activity, they send a runner to investigate.
  • Protect people carrying jewels or large sums of money. And summon police officers and firefighters when necessary.
  • They may carry guns.Perform related duties as required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to use hands and fingers, walk, talk, and hear.
  • Ability to sit and stand for extended periods (6 to 8 hours) of time.
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds.
  • Ability to climb stairs in residential properties performing vertical patrols a minimum of once per shift

Education and Training Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • A valid New York State driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Knowledge and skill in operation of radio communications equipment, and computerized security alarm systems.Security Guards must be license with New York State Department of Licensing Service.Drug testing is required.

Employment Status: (Non-Exempt) Full-time/Part-time or temporary work. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.The incumbent is expected to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the Natures Finest Security.Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents in lieu of stated minimums require prior approval of Human Resources.

Benefits Include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Workers Compensation
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Natures Finest Security is Licensed by the New York State Department of State

Job Type: Full-time


  • Security: 1 year