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G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc. Security Officer - Critical Facility in Jacksonville, Florida

Security Officer - Critical Facility Location: Jacksonville, Florida |

Salary: $15.75 |

Posted: 4 May 2021 |

Closes: 4 Jun 2021 |

Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |

Business Unit: US Secure Solutions |

Region / Division: North America |

Reference: G4S/TP/3742188/210171

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Job Introduction:

Hiring Now!

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Critical Facility Security 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

  • Paid vacation

  • 401K

  • 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:

  • Critical Illness

  • Accident Insurance

  • Whole Life Insurance

  • Individual Short-Term Disability

  • Pre-Paid Legal Services

  • Identity Theft Services

  • Pet Insurance

    In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all 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

  • Purchasing Power

  • 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.

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Role Responsibility:

Specific Duties and Essential Functions

A Critical Facility Security Officer protects the critical facilities of a high profile client. These buildings are those whose size, location, associate population, and critical business functions creates a unique threat level that requires a more robust and proactive security awareness.

Duties include:

  • 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

What does it take to qualify for this great opportunity? We're looking for professional detail-oriented individuals with a talent for effectively assessing/evaluating situations and identifying critical issues.

Here's the minimum you'll need to be a successful Critical Facility Security Officer:

  • 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

  • You will also need to possess one or more of the following:

  • Must possess one or more of the following:

  • A minimum of three (3) years of law enforcement experience

  • A minimum of three (3) years of military experience

  • A minimum of three (3) years of employment with private or corporate security organization

Skills Required

  • 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

Other Requirements

  • Must be at least 21 years old or the minimum age required by the State, if higher

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States

  • Must have access to transportation to get to work

  • Must be able to work flexible schedules

  • Be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and / or console monitors

  • Demonstrate ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public

  • 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

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 at (800) 506-6265.

To receive an update on your application status, please contact our local office by following this link: http://www.g4s.us/en/Contact-Us/Local-Offices

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