G4S, the world's leading private security organization, has immediate career opportunities across the U.S. and internationally for Security Officers! Named by Fortune as one of the 100 most admired companies, we provide security for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, banks, hospitals, factories, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more. Whether you're looking for entry level, management, sales, or executive careers G4S has a career opportunity for you that will offer job security, excellent pay and benefits, and advancement opportunities. Role Responsibility: Specific Duties and Essential Functions A Critical Facility Security Officer protects the critical facilities of a high profile client. These buildings are those whose size, location, associate population, and critical business functions creates a unique threat level that requires a more robust and proactive security awareness. Duties include: Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner The Ideal Candidate: Education, Licenses and Certifications Required What does it take to qualify for this great opportunity? We're looking for professional detail-oriented individuals with a talent for effectively assessing\/evaluating situations and identifying critical issues. Here's the minimum you'll need to be a successful Critical Facility Security Officer : Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent Must complete any State-required training or other qualifications for licensing Must successfully\u00a0complete\u00a0a State licensing test if driving a company-owned or client-provided vehicle Type and Length of Specific Experience Required You will also need to possess one or more of the following: 3 years civilian law enforcement 3 years private or corporate security experience 3 years military experience with a favorable discharge Criminal Justice Degree or law enforcement related degree, Associate's or higher Graduate of a law enforcement training academy Skills Required Ability to operate radio or telephone equipment and\/or console monitors Ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public Effective oral and written communication skills Active listening skills Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately Attention to detail Other Requirements Must be at least 21 years old or the minimum age required by the State, if higher Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States Must have access to reliable transportation Must not use illegal drugs. Must submit to a pre-employment drug test Must submit to\u00a0an extensive background check, including criminal history, personal references, employment and education verifications, and Department of Motor Vehicle and credit checks if applicable Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military Upon acceptance of a job offer, must successfully complete the following: MMPI - Psychological testing Reliability Assessment testing Physical exam Physical Requirements and Environment Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.
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G4S is the world’s leading international security solutions group, which specialises in secure outsourcing in countries and sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat. We make a difference by helping people to operate in safe and secure environments where they can thrive and prosper and we believe this role can only grow in importance. G4S is the largest employer on the London Stock Exchange, with operations in more than 125 countries and over 620,000 employees. In this annual report we feature the important work carried out by our employees across our 125 countries. We are proud of the role they play in securing your world. With strong market positions in developed and developing markets complementing global outsourcing trends, G4S has a sustainable growth strategy.