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Security Officer Armed Government sites

Allied Universal Newark, NJ
  • Posted: August 31, 2019
  • $20 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Overview

We are North America's leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. At Allied Universal, we pride ourselves on fostering and promote from within culture.  There are countless examples of individuals who began their career as Security Professionals and today hold positions on our senior leadership team.  In fact, over 65% of our managerial positions are filled by internal candidates.

For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! We also offer part-time and flexible schedules!

Start your phenomenal career with Allied Universal today!

Job Description

 

Allied Universal is in need of  Armed Security Professionals to work at various state agencies  in Morris, Sussex, Passaic and Bergen County. Must be retired law enforcement, valid firearms permit and State issued security license.

Part Time with potential for more hours,

 

Ideal candidates should possess the following qualifications:

 

  • Must be retired law enforcement.
  • Must like to work in an environment that deals with large amounts of civilian visitors on a daily basis.
  • Must have Valid firearms permit.
  • SORA license required
  • Shifts avaialable: Part time shifts,  morning, afternoon, evening
  • More hours potentially.
  • Minimum starting hourly rate:  $20.36 plus prevailing wage

 

 

 

 

Allied Universal is seeking a Professional Armed Security Officer. Our Armed Security Officers   allow us to contribute to our company's core purpose of providing unparalleled service, systems and solutions to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses of our communities. 

The armed security officer is a deterrent to criminal activity by remaining visible and presenting a neat and professional appearance in properly worn uniform and associated equipment.

 

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Be at least 21 years of age with high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner
  • Valid guard card/license, as required in the state for which you are applying. 
  • As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws
  • Display exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • Have intermediate computer skills to operate innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites
  • Ability to handle crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently
  • Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)
  • Able to:
    • Work in various environments such as cold weather, rain/snow or heat
    • Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds
    • Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
    • Stand or walk on various surfaces for long periods of time

Essential Duties:

  • Ensures the facility is provided with high quality security services to protect people and property
  • Maintains proficiency in the use of all assigned protective equipment, restraint devices and weapons
  • Preserves order and acts to enforce regulations and directives for the site pertaining to personnel, visitors, and premises
  • Participates in industry specific security/safety training programs to offer our clients the best trained officers at their sites
  • Works in environments and under conditions that require carrying authorized weapons and ammunition, the use of protective gear and devices, and awareness of personal safety and safety of others
  • Maintains awareness and familiarity with the site-specific operations performance manual and post orders
Closing

Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America's leading security services provider. With over 200,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information:  www.AUS.com

Allied Universal

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Newark, NJ
USA

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