_ General Description _: Professional Security Officer responsible for watching over client sites throughout Boston (Dorchester, Roxbury). Guard will perform access control at the main lobby/entry and act as a visual deterrent on site. Responsible for detecting and reporting any suspicious behavior and preventing vandalism, theft, or other criminal behavior. Security Officer must be observant... punctual, respectful, responsible, calm, and able to de-escalate situations.
_ Essential Functions: _
Conducting foot patrols of sites regularly to maintain order and establish a presence
Conduct access control for foot traffic
Observe and Report
Secure all exits, doors, and windows during shift and at end of shift
Check surveillance cameras periodically to identify issues
Respond to alarms as required by clients
Submit daily activity reports using company-provided software
Provide a professional level of service to clients/customers
_ Requirements: _
19+ years of age
Word, Excel, Office experience.
Pass a CORI(background check)
Be able to work nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime.
Excellent observation skills
Familiarity with report writing
_ Skills Preferred: _
Experience as a security guard and/or Military/Law Enforcement.
Knowledge of legal guidance for area security and public safety
Trained in First Aid/BLS and self-defense
High School Diploma
_ Expectations: _
Ability to stand, walk, and climb stairs for extended periods of time.
Must be able to conduct interior and exterior foot patrols.
Dependable and reliable attendance record.
Maintain a drug-free workplace.
Customer Service oriented
Excellent communication skills
Ability to make decisions with limited supervision
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: From $19.00 per hour
Paid time off
8 hour shift
Are you available to work weekends and holidays?
Do you have business professional attire? (not required)
Full time or Part time?
Are you able to work 12hr - 16hr shifts?
Are you capable of being on your feet for extended periods of time?
security or military: 1 year (Preferred)
Driver's License AND reliable vehicle (Preferred)
Overnight Shift (Preferred)
Work Location: One location