Armed Officers (Gatlinburg, TN)
Gatlinburg, TN, United States of America

Overview

Security Engineers is actively seeking Armed & UnArmed Security Officer applicants, 21 years of age or older (Retirees Welcome!), who are interested in a career in the private security industry. As Security Engineers continues to grow, so do opportunities within the company. We promote from within, so to achieve your goals of a career in the criminal justice field, Security Engineers is the place to be.

Job Skills / Requirements

Looking for a career and job to be proud of? Join our team as we are currently seeking Officers that want to make a difference. Full and Part time available positions for Unarmed, Armed Officers and Supervisors.

Prior to submitting a resume and completing the online application, please review the below information.

Requirements:

  • Must have a clean criminal background. Background checks are conducted on all employees prior to employment with SEI. Annual checks are also conducted.
  • Must have a clean driving record for sites that are supplied by a company or Client vehicle (MVR check will be conducted).
  • Must be able to pass a drug test.
  • Ability to obtain a State of TN Security Guard license.
  • Have a reliable communication such as home phone or cell phone.
  • Have a reliable means of transportation to and from work.
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time.
  • Must have a high-school diploma.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Hair must be natural colors, neatly cut-groomed and face must be shaved. A trimmed mustache is allowed.
  • No earrings or jewelry can be worn on the nose, eyebrows, lips, tongues while on duty.
  • SEI provides all uniforms at no charge. Officers must provide their own solid black shoes and maintain them in a clean condition.
  • Communicate effectively with others.
  • Must be able to read and understand written instructions, complete standard forms and logs, compose reports that convey complete information in a legible manner.
  • For some sites must have computer experience and ability to use a tablet to conduct security reports.
  • Ability to work Weekends (Saturday and Sunday) at some sites.
  • Ability to acquire CPR/1st AED certification (based on client’s request)
  • Shift times vary - must be willing to work any shift (1st, 2nd and 3rd) may be scheduled 12+ hours for a shift at some sites

Job Summary:

  • Look professional at all times in a clean and pressed uniform.
  • Check and secure doors, gates, windows, etc.
  • Monitors buildings for unauthorized person, suspicious activity, water leaks, fires, safety hazards, etc.
  • Ability to respond quickly and effectively to emergencies.
  • Foot patrols to ensure that the property, equipment, personnel, etc. are secure.
  • Records detailed Daily Activity Reports, Incident & Maintenance Reports, Parking Violations, Visitor-Truck Log In’s, etc.
  • Must remain alert for the presence of violations and contact the appropriate authority.
  • Provide escorts when requested.
  • Must be customer service oriented.
  • Informs and ensures compliance of SEI and Clients policies, such as smoking, loitering, parking violations, etc.

Physical abilities/activities to complete job duties:

  • Walking, standing, bending, light lifting, observing, detailed reporting, multitasking, greeting clients and visitors

On the Job Environment:

  • Indoor and outdoor, temperatures from cold to heat.

Company Environment:

  • Open door policy to meet and discuss employee’s concerns, ideas-quality assurance, safety, scheduling needs, etc.

How to Apply:

  • Apply in Person - You can complete your application in person at our office Monday - Friday between 0900 (9am) and 1600 (4pm). Our office is located at 1508 Coleman Rd., Ste: 107, Knoxville, TN 37909. Office Number: 865-909-9419

Security Engineers, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an Alcohol/Drug Free Workplace.

 

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma or equivalent

Additional Information / Benefits

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay.
  • Paid in-house training.
  • Medical Insurance two (2) plans provide choice in costs
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Paid Vacations
  • Holiday Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Customized uniforms - 3 sets provided at no cost to employee
  • Career Development Path
  • Security Officer of the Quarter Award and Bonus
  • Safety Award Program
  • Direct Deposit

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Special Incentive Plans


This job reports to the QA and Operatrions Manager

This is a Full and Part-Time position 3rd Shift.

Number of Openings for this position: 3