Join a Winning Team!
Universal Protection Service ranks among the top 7 security companies in the U.S. in terms of revenue and is recognized as the premier service provider in every market that we serve. We attribute our success to our people. If you demonstrate excellent service skills and enjoy contributing to a winning organization, we may have a position for you!
The successful candidate is responsible for providing security services at assigned locations. Duties include, but are not limited to;
Foot patrol of interior and exterior areas of assigned locations
Observe and report suspicious activities and persons
Write detailed narrative reports and maintain daily activity reports (DARs)
Enforce rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and respond to emergency situations requiring security assistance
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Must possess a valid California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) Guard License, or have applied and subsequently be issued such a license prior to employment. Additionally, as a condition of continued employment, employee must maintain current active status of BSIS Guard License at all times, and must carry the license at all times while on duty.
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test.
Must possess stellar customer service and communication skills.
Essential Physical and Mental Functions
Stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet)
Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties
Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds
Run as needed
Constant use of both hands and arms in reaching/handling/grasping/fingering while using phone, notepad, writing reports, and other administrative tasks
Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with public and co-workers, view security monitors; includes hand/eye coordination
Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones
Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat;
Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required while setting priorities and following up on assignments
Must 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; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines
Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; may required computer skills
Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions
Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)
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