Armed Transit Officer

Allied Universal Security Service - Las Vegas, Nevada

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$15.71 hourly

Job Description

  • ++Armed Transit Officer- Proof of 1 year Military or Police Post Certification++
  • The Armed 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 Armed 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:
  • Must possess basic computer skills
  • Answer questions and assist guests and employees
  • Use initiative and independent judgment within establishing guidelines
  • Answer phones and greet guests/employees in a professional, welcoming manner
  • Build, improve, and maintain effective relationships with both clients, employees, and guests
  • Ability to handle both common and crisis situations at the client site calmly and efficiently
  • 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
  • Constant mental alertness and attention to detail while setting priorities and following up on assignments
  • Ability to handle pressure of working with high volume general public
  • As a condition of continued employment; employee must maintain current active status of the required license/s at all times and must carry the license/s at all times while on duty
  • All other job related duties as requested
  • Physical Requirements:
  • Hand/Eye coordination
  • Lift or carry up to 40 pounds
  • Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders
  • Bend/twist at waist, knees, and neck to perform various duties
  • Run, stand, and/or walk for long periods of time on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet)
  • Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat
  • Constant use of both hands and arms (reaching, handling, grasping, and 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.
  • Requirements:
  • Minimum 1 year Verifiable Military police/ Military security forces or Police Post Certification with 1 year of experince in a police compacity that requires you carry a firearm
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Armed or Unarmed Guard Card
  • Minimum typing speed of 25 wpm
  • Open availability
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Basic computer skills
  • Efficient written/ oral communication to deal effectively with all business contacts
  • **Preferred: **
  • Active Armed Guard Card
  • Prior firearms training
  • Minimum 1 year of customer service
  • Previous experience working in a similar setting
  • **Benefits/ Salary (Full-Time Officers): **
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401-K
  • Anniversary Bonus
  • On the spot recognition
  • Pay starting at $15.71 per hour

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: NA
  • Experience: 1 year

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Contact Informaton

Jessica Baldwin

Allied Universal Security Service
4000 S eastern ave, Las Vegas NV, 89119 suite 210
Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
phone: (702) 480-9860

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