Security Officer- Day Shift-High-End Retail Wages $15.00 (Operations-1109)
Oak Brook, IL, United States of America


Guardian Security Services has an Immediate Opening to work a Day Shift-Part-time! Great opportunity to work at a Premier Upscale Retail location! Great Starting Wages! Premier Location! Must have Perc Card and 20hr Unarmed training to start Immediately!

Guardian Security Services, a locally owned security company, founded in 1975 and has established itself as a leader in the security industry currently serving the most respected clients in the Chicagoland area.

Guardian Security is a premier security services provider, providing customized, cost-effective programs that exceed Client expectations. With our history of service excellence in providing customized security programs to commercial properties, corporate headquarters, public utilities, residential communities, financial institutions, college campuses and manufacturing facilities we are recognized as the security provider of choice. The cornerstone to our success is ensuring that our number one priority is client satisfaction.

Our employees are our most valuable asset! We value the integrity, quality, professional performance, and overall commitment to excellence present in our employee population. To work for Guardian Security, you must demonstrate the personal and professional skills necessary to be the very best. Experience in the security industry is helpful, but not required.
Ability to work special events. (evenings)

Job Skills / Requirements

The right candidate should have:
Previous retail security or law enforcement experience.
Great Customer Service skills
Be able to apply for and obtain a Firearm Control Card within 30 days of hire.

Working from an upscale retail environment your duties will include the following:
Greeting all customers and providing them assistance as they enter or leave the store.
Assist in setting up the store for opening.
Monitor customers and associates throughout the day.
Conduct inventory counts of merchandise at the beginning and end of the day.
Escort employees to their personal vehicles at the end of the business day, especially the store manager.
Must be able to stand for a extend period of time.
Opportunity to participate in offsite exhibits.

Qualified candidates need to demonstrate the personal and professional skills necessary to be the very best in the security industry. We offer industry leading wages, advancement opportunities (our entire management staff has been promoted through the ranks), comprehensive training, paid vacation, holidays, credit union, and health benefits. All candidates must be able to pass a thorough pre-employment screening (criminal background and drug screening) and interview process.

Minimum Requirements:
Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
Possess a high school diploma or the equivalent and provide us with a copy.
All applicants must complete a pre-employment screening process including a background investigation.
Be mature in demeanor, personality and attitude.
Possess strong communication skills, both verbally and written, Have a stable work history.
Maintain an impeccable image and adhere to our professional grooming standards.
No visible tattoo(s)which cannot be covered up with a short sleeve shirt and pants.
Possess strong customer service and public relation skills, and be able to interact well with people of diverse cultures and backgrounds
Must maintain a working telephone at all times in order for us to contact you.
Must have a reliable means of transportation.
Must have a valid Permanent Employee Registration Card (PERC) or willing to apply for one.
Must have a 20-hour training certificate or complete within in 30 days of employment.
Willingness and ability to work weekends, holidays, and cover additional shifts as required by client needs.
Must be able to apply for and obtain an FCC (Firearm Control Card) within 30 days of hire date.

To apply online:

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma or GED (official copy of transcripts are required upon hire)

Certification Requirements (All)

20 Hour Security Training Certificate
PERC (Blue) Card
Ilinois Driver License

Additional Information / Benefits

Guardian Security Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Guardian Security Services, Inc. offers industry leading wages, career advancement, and great working environments with a multitude of benefits.

License #122.000419

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays

Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check

This job reports to the Operations Manager

This is a Part-Time position 1st Shift, Weekends.

Number of Openings for this position: 2