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USSA as a Security Officers in Houston, TX/Surrounding Areas

Company:
US Security Associates
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
Posted:
November 19, 2017
Description:

NOW HIRING Security Officers in Houston! Pay starts at $10 an hour and up depending on post. High Profile Clients

US Security Associates is searching for bright and talented professionals who wish to share in the unique culture of our business – one where people feel inspired, encouraged, and rewarded. We are excited to announce immediate openings for security officers in the Houston, Katy, The Woodlands, Freeport, Baytown, TX City, Channel View, Deer Park and Surrounding areas.

If you are bright, dedicated, and driven to succeed, we want to talk to you! We are looking for professionals to help us maintain our outstanding customer service. A rewarding career with us includes a competitive compensation and benefits package as well as bragging rights of working with one of the largest and well-respected companies in the country. A career with USSA is rewarding personally, professionally, and financially!

Why USSA?

When you join USSA, you will be joining a solid network of security professionals who strive to provide excellent service. We encourage our team members to grow with us. At USSA, we promote from within and provide team members with the knowledge and training to succeed in their career goals.

The opportunity to grow with us is just a click away.

Stop by our offices at for employment opportunities:

Option 1: NEW LOCATION- 11811 North Freeway, Suite 810, Houston, TX 77060. 281.872.1370

Option 2: 12605 East Freeway, suite 500, Houston, TX 77015. 832.783.9089 (in the Bank of America building)

JOB SUMMARY:

Under direct supervision, the Security Officer position patrols assigned areas to ensure protection of clients, visitors, property and equipment. Responsibilities include:

Watches for irregularities, such as security breaches, facility and safety hazards, and emergency situations; contacts emergency responders, such as police, fire, and/or ambulance personnel as required. •Remains alert for the presence of unauthorized persons and/or security code violators; approaches suspicious person and/or notifies police as appropriate; may confront and detain violators, as required, until police arrive.

•Patrols assigned area on foot, on bicycle, or in motor vehicle, as assigned, to ensure personal, building, and equipment security

•Examines doors, windows, and gates to ensure security; uses client keys to open and close buildings; monitors closed buildings for unauthorized persons and/or suspicious activities.

•Prepares routine, standardized reports.

•Provides escorts as necessary

•Informs and warns violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles.

•May provide specialized security in complex operational areas, requiring specific knowledge of the operating environment.

•Performs periodic checks of emergency call boxes and/or street lights to ensure proper functioning; reports all malfunctioning as required.

Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

JOB SKILLS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

•High School Diploma or equivalent required.

•Ability to communicate effectively with others both orally and in writing.

•Ability to walk and climb stairs.

•Ability to walk extended periods of time.

•Ability to stand extended periods of time.

•Ability to work outside in extreme weather conditions.

•Ability to see and hear accurately in both day and nighttime conditions.

•Ability to comprehend numerous policies, procedures, concepts and to be able to respond using discretion and interpretive judgment based on general and specific policies.

•Ability to retain knowledge, information, and directions on an ongoing basis and communicate effectively with others.

•Ability to maintain accurate records.

•Ability to react appropriately in emergency situations.

•Knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and first aid.

•Knowledge of portable fire extinguishers and their locations.

•Knowledge of the geography of the site to which assigned.

•Skill in operating portable radio devices.

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:

•Must be customer service oriented.

•Must have open availability including weekends and holidays.

•Must have professional appearance.

•Must have a valid Driver's License and Social Security Card.

•Must be able to provide proof of education.

•Must have a clean criminal background and be at least 18 years of age.

•Must have a working cell phone, and reliable transportation.

•A drug test is done the day that you are hired - you must be drug free.

•The successful candidate will pay close attention to detail.

•He/she must embody U.S. Security Associates’ values as a highly visible representative of the branch and set high standards for him/her and others.

ENVIRONMENT:

Position based in Field Operations. Requires the ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-faceted environment

DISCLAIMER:

All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Employees may be required to perform any other job-related instructions as requested by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” employment relationship.

Apply in person at:

11811 North Freeway Suite#810

Houston TX 77060

PHONE: 281-872-1370