Georgia Employer SECURITY OFFICER in Albany, Georgia

JOB ID - 187775 Allied Universal Services is currently searching for a Professional Security Officer. The Professional Security Officer is the heart of Allied Universal Services. Our officers allow us to accomplish our company�s core purpose which is �to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses in our communities�. The Professional Security Officer is responsible for the safety and security of the facilities they protect. Our security officers act as a visible deterrent to crime and client rule infractions; they detect and report suspicious, unsafe or criminal acts at or near their assigned posts which may be a threat to the property, clients, guests or employees at the site. Although essential activities may differ based on the facility at which they work, below are some of the standards: Ensure the facility is provided with high quality security services to protect people and property Report safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances both verbally and in writing Build, improve and maintain effective relationships with both client employees and guests Answer questions and assist guests and employees Answer phones or greet guests / employees in a professional, welcoming manner 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 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 Qualifications/Requirements: Qualified applicants for the Professional Security Officer position will meet the minimum requirements, as described below: High school diploma or equivalent required At least 18 years of age 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. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability. Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce. For more details go to URL.