Gated Security Officer - Part Time (Operations-1298)
Elgin, IL, United States of America


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Job Skills / Requirements

Guardian Security Services has an Immediate Opening for a Part-time Security Officer! Overnight Shift Available! Starting at $12.25/hr! Great Opportunity in the Elgin, IL area. Whether you are a seasoned veteran or new to the security industry, we have an opportunity for you! Must have basic computer skills and excellent customer service skills!

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.

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.

Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
Possess a high school diploma or the equivalent and provide us with a copy.
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test.
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 an Illinois 20-hour Security Officer Basic Training certificate or completion within 30 days of employment.
Willingness and ability to work weekends, holidays, and cover additional shifts as required by client needs.
Must possess basic computer skills to include using Windows based programs.

Job Responsibilities (General):
Access control of luxury gated community.
Interacting with residents, visitors, vendors, and contractors entering and leaving the community.
Using a computer, you will verify visitors and contractors entering into the property. To ensure only authorized personnel are allowed into the community.
Using a telephone, you will communicate with residents to inform them of arriving guests, contractors, or deliveries.
During periods of high traffic flow you will be required to multi-task when screening visitors entering into the community.

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, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays

Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check

This is a Part-Time position 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Relocation is not required and travel is not required

Number of Openings for this position: 1