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Allied Universal Tactical Response Security Officer in Richmond, Virginia

At Allied Universal® , we continue to build an inclusive, Be Phenomenal® culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse workplace. It fuels our innovation and connects us closer to our customers and the communities in which we serve. Allied Universal offers so much more than just a job. We offer careers. We take great pride in our 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. We offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more for all full-time positions! Start your phenomenal career with Allied Universal® today!

Allied Universal has security jobs and are seeking to fill the position for an Tactical Response 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. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, sick pay (in states where required), employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! We also offer part-time and flexible schedules!

  1. Serve as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions;

  2. Act as the primary responder to any incident involving an imminent threat to personal safety;

  • Maintain high standards of proficiency and training to successfully resolve highly stressful and dynamic situations, including but not limited to; armed individuals, persons in crisis, workplace disturbances, etc.; Capital One Confidential
  1. Watch for/detect suspicious activities;

  2. Watch for criminal acts or rule infractions which may be a threat to the facility, client or employees at the site;

  3. Report all incidents, accidents or medical emergencies to the appropriate person; vii. Patrol facility properties with random walking patrols or vehicle and bike patrols, where available;

  • Observe surroundings to identify safety or equipment deficiencies;

  • Provide customer service and problem-solving;

  1. Respond to emergencies, all manner of threats; medical emergencies and to alarms, such as fire and intrusion;

  2. Report unsafe acts and environmental conditions;

  3. Enforce company and client policies, rules and regulations;

  • Provide other services as specified by the Post Orders; and

  • Perform all essential functions inside and outside the property with exposure to inclement weather and unpredictable crisis situations.

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

  • For Driving Positions must have current state driver’s license, clean driving record (no points in prior 3 years), minimum level of insurance as required by Company policy, and ability to safely operate a vehicle required.

  • 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

  • Ability to provide high quality security services to protect people and property, while maintaining proficiency in the use of all assigned protective equipment, restraint devices and weapons

  • Participate in industry specific security/safety training programs

  • 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

Allied Universal® provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to people and businesses within our local communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: www.AUS.com .

We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Allied Universal® provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to people and businesses within our local communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: www.AUS.com .

We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Job ID: 2021-536297-3

Location: United States-Virginia-Richmond

Job Category: Security Officer

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