The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Custom Protection Officer. G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.
As a full time employee of G4S, you will be entitled to the following benefits:
•Major Medical, Dental and Vision
•Opportunities for additional training to aid in your professional development
As an employee you will also be able to participate in the Promote Me! Community. Promote Me! is available to interested current employees as a way to express interest in further advancement, as well as gain information and encourage professional development.
Further, as a current employee you will be eligible to participate in large group rates for the following benefits:
•Whole Life Insurance
•Individual Short-Term Disability
•Pre-Paid Legal Services
•Identity Theft Services
In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all full or part-time employees, whether you enroll in a G4S insurance plan or not. And with no premiums to pay!
•RxCut Pharmacy Discount Program
•Doctor on Demand
•Qualsight LASIK Savings
•Perks at Work: G4S Employee Discount Program
•Alliant Credit Union
•Active & Fit: G4S Fitness Center Membership
•FinFit: Financial Wellness Program
•DailyPay: Access your pay when you need it
G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.
Specific Duties and Essential Functions
•Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle
•Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
•Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons
•Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles
•Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits
•Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements
•Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities
•Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:
Education, Licenses and Certifications Required
•Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
•Must complete any State-required training or other qualifications for licensing
•Must successfully complete a State licensing test if driving a company-owned or client-provided vehicle
Type and Length of Specific Experience Required
•Must possess one or more of the following:
oService in Military Occupational Specialty related to law enforcement, security (such as Military Police, Elite Military Forces, combat arms) or any support role in a Combat Zone
oGraduate of a Certified Public Safety Academy (military or civilian) in the law enforcement, adult corrections, or firefighter field
oBachelor's degree in law enforcement or criminal justice related studies
oA minimum of 8 or more years of active service in any military branch
oAssociate's degree (or 60 credits) or higher in law enforcement or criminal justice with current or prior active military service
•If previously employed, meaningful and verifiable work history
•Ability to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors
•Ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public
•Effective oral and written communication skills
•Active listening skills
•Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
•Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
•Attention to detail.
•Must be at least 21 years old or the minimum age required by the State
•Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
•Must have access to reliable transportation
•Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
•Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military
•Upon acceptance of a job offer, must successfully complete the following:
oMMPI - Psychological testing
Physical Requirements and Environment
Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat
Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing
Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.
ABOUT THE COMPANY:
EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace.
G4S will consider qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws.
If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action or Diversity and Inclusion, or have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, please contact our Corporate Human Resources Department via our website.
*Resume required with ACTIVE FDLE Standards + 2 years' experience.*
G4S Secure Solutions - Florida