Allied Universal Armed Security Officer - Healthcare - Aurora in Aurora, Colorado

ARMED SECURITY OFFICER - FT - HEALTHCARE - AURORAJob LocationsUS-CO- AURORACategory (Portal Searching)Security OfficerWorkdays Available Saturday - SundayShifts AvailableAfternoon, Evening, Morning, Overnight MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS JOB OVERVIEW Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutionsto the people and business of our communities, and is North America sleading security services provider. Allied Universal, North America sleading security services provider, is experiencing tremendous growth. Forall full-time positions, we offer medical, dental, vision, flexspending, 401K, an anniversary bonus, and an on-the-spot recognitionprogram. We promote from within our company! You can start withlittle, to no, security experience and become one of Allied Universal smany su Apply to join the LARGEST SECURITY COMPANY in the United States! JOB DESCRIPTION Allied Universal Services is currently searching for a ProfessionalSecurity Officer. The Professional Security Officer is the heart of Allied UniversalServices. Our officers allow us to accomplish our company s core purpose whichis to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses in ourcommunities . The Professional Security Officer is responsible for the safetyand security of the facilities they protect. Our security officers act as avisible deterrent to crime and client rule infractions; they detect andreport suspicious, unsafe or criminal acts at or near their assigned postswhich may be a threat to the property, clients, guests or employees at thesite. Although essential activities may differ based on the facility at whichthey work, below are some of the standards: * Ensure the facility is provided with high quality security services toprotect people and property * Report safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstancesboth verbally and in writing * Build, improve and maintain effective relationships with both clientemployees 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 varioussurfaces (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 inreaching/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 securitymonitors; includes hand/eye coordination * Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions suchas cold, rain or heat; * Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required whilesetting priorities and following up on assignments Qualifications/Requirements: Qualified applicants for the Professional Security Officer position willmeet 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 interpersonalskills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the generalpublic in a professional and effective manner; must be able to useinitiative and independent judgment within established guidelines * Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat,legible handwriting; may require computer skills * Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures andinstructions * Must be able to obtain a valid Guard License as required in the statefor which you are applying * As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete abackground investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug