Hamilton County Security Officer

Security Solutions of America - Cincinnati, OH (30+ days ago)3.5


Hamilton County Security Officer

We seek to hire entry level and experienced Security Professionals to work in a professional environment, which requires an ambitious and career conscious person where acquired skills and training will be utilized toward continued growth and advancement.

Our successful Hamilton County Security Officer candidate is responsible for providing security services at assigned locations. Duties include, but are not limited to;

  • Foot patrol of interior/exterior areas of assigned locations
  • Observe and report suspicious activities and persons
  • Write detailed narrative reports and maintain daily activity reports (DARs)
  • Enforce rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and respond to emergency situations requiring security assistance
  • Use of innovative, wireless technology for checkpoints and requirements, immediate synchronization, reports, forms and locations in real-time (client specific sites)
  • Full time and part time shifts available Qualified for Hamilton County Security Officer applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must possess a valid Guard License, or have applied and subsequently be issued such a license prior to employment.
  • As a condition of employment, the employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test.

Essential Physical and Mental Functions

  • Must display exceptional customer service and communication skills.

Essential Physical and Mental Functions

  • Stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet)
  • Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
  • Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties
  • Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds
  • Run as needed
  • Constant use of both hands and arms in reaching/handling/grasping/fingering while using the phone, notepad, writing reports, and other administrative tasks
  • Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with public and co-workers, view security monitors; includes hand/eye coordination
  • Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones
  • Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat;
  • Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required while setting priorities and following up on assignments
  • Must possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines
  • Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; may required computer skills
  • Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions
  • Must be able to handle the pressure of working with a high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)

Job Type: Full-time

Application Questions
You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions:

  • Do you have the following license or certification: Valid License?
  • Have you completed the following level of education: High school or equivalent?
  • How many years of Security experience do you have?
  • Are you willing to undergo a background check, in accordance with local law/regulations?
  • Are you authorized to work in the following country: United States?
  • Which shifts are you available to work?

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $9.00 to $9.50 /hour

Experience:

  • Security: 1 year

Education:

  • High school or equivalent

License:

  • Valid License

Required work authorization:

  • United States

Shifts:

  • Evening
  • Graveyard