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Unarmed Security Officer - Danbury, CT

Company: Command Security Corp
Location: Waterbury
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

Work for a company where your individual contributions are recognized and rewarded. Apply for your next security position at Prosegur. We are always hiring security professionals who are eager to help protect people and property while assisting others and providing excellent customer service.

We are looking to hire professional Security Officers for our large retail client, Primark located in Danbury, CT. Prosegur offers competitive pay starting at $18.80 per hour. Multiple shifts are available. The person in this position will maintain a safe and secure environment for customers and co-workers by patrolling the store; monitoring CCTV cameras and other security systems; deterring theft; responding to client requests; facilitating incident response efforts; documenting significant incidents; and helping to create a welcoming store experience.

In addition to competitive wages, Prosegur offers a suite of benefit options. We provide paid training and offer opportunities for career advancement. We are looking for team members who want to grow with us.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security/safety of premises
  • Circulate among visitors, patrons, and employees to preserve order and protect property
  • Guard, patrol, and monitor industrial or commercial premises to prevent safety hazards, theft, violence, or infractions of rules
  • Enforce rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and respond to emergency situations requiring security assistance
  • Maintain written records of daily activities for assigned posts and maintain daily activity reports (DARS)
  • Assist customers, employees, and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
  • Report irregular, unusual, unsafe, and/or illegal activity immediately
  • Assist with site evacuations in the event of a fire or other emergencies
  • Escort on foot or by motor vehicle to transport individuals to specified locations or to provide personal protection or to escort persons off customer property
  • Write detailed narrative reports and maintain daily activity reports (DARs)
  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
  • Monitor for irregular or unusual activity
  • Secure facility and designated areas
  • Enforce client, facility and company policies and procedures
  • Investigate and prepare reports on incidents
  • Perform retail theft apprehensions and document theft incidents
  • Assist law enforcement and other public safety officials as needed

Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, alien who is authorized to work within the United States; or otherwise legally eligible to work within the United States
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be at least 19 years of age or older prior to appointment
  • Must have a valid Security Guard License
  • Must obtain and maintain a private secutity guard license, if required, and must provide a copy of a valid security license upon request
  • Must have one (1) year of experience as a security officer with a combination of education, training or work experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of this position
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must not have been convicted, have pleaded nolo contendere, or had adjudication withheld for a felony crime or any crime of moral turpitude within preceding 7 years
  • Must test negative for illegal drugs on a pre-employment drug test
  • Must have good communications skills
  • Must be able to lift 60 pounds
  • Ability to stand or walk for long periods
  • Must be able to walk/run up four (4) or more flights of stairs
  • Must be able to work assigned schedule and shift to include any nights, weekends, holidays; and overtime included therein
  • Must have access to reliable transportation and able to report to work during severe weather or other period when public transportation may not be available
  • Mut be able to work while standing and/or walking for long periods
  • Ability to think clearly during crisis or high-stress periods
  • Must be reliable, have a positive attitude, and uphold ethical behavior
  • Must be customer service oriented and able to enforce client policy politely and consistently
  • Applicants claiming veteran status must provide a copy of their DD-214

Keywords: Command Security Corp, Waterbury , Unarmed Security Officer - Danbury, CT, Other , Waterbury, Connecticut

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