Job Description

Armed Security Officer - Tampa Area
Tampa, FL, United States of America

Job Skills / Requirements

Position Type: Full-Time and Part-Time Armed Security Officer

Tentative Start Date: ASAP

Pay rate: $14.00 - $15.00 with WEEKLY PAY

Position Overview:

At First Coast Security (FCS), we have grown tremendously over the past 20 years. Now is your opportunity to join our professional security team! If what you are looking for is a set schedule, great benefits, and weekly pay. **Military friendly!!**

Apply today! We offer WEEKLY PAY- HEALTH, DENTAL, VISION BENEFITS- 401 (k)- FREE UNIFORMS.

Come start a career with FCS!

YOU’RE PERFECT FOR FCS TODAY IF:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Have a valid "D" security license
  • Have a valid “G” security license
  • Have a valid Driver’s License
  • Must have clean criminal background/ and pass drug test
  • Able to work 12 hour shifts

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Attention to detail
  • 1-year armed security experience preferred, but not required.
  • Able to assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Able to move over 25 lbs.
  • Must be able to stand/sit for long periods of time as well as ability to ascend and descend stairs
  • Reliable transportation
  • Able to answer phones and/or operate a radio
  • Able to write reports using Microsoft Word
  • Informed violators of policy and procedures
  • Impeccable character/integrity
  • Ability to communicate (possess good communication skills) effectively at all times
  • Must have good interpersonal skills, i.e., he/she must be a people person
  • The security officer must be customer-friendly

BASIC JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Protect, patrol and secure company assets and spaces
  • Conduct of routine foot patrols in and around building.
  • Interact with patients, visitors, staff, and public
  • Sound alarm or place necessary calls to the appropriate authorities (police or fire service) in case of any emergency
  • Control and supervise the entrance of both individuals and vehicles in the office area
  • Evaluate problems related to the security of property and take appropriate preventative and protective actions.
  • Investigate and handle disturbances and, as needed, obtain police and law enforcement assistance.
  • Complete daily activity reports, Incident reports, ad other mandated reports per the job assignment and post orders.
  • Other duties assigned as per the Standard operating procedures.
  • This position requires standing for prolonged periods of time, walking, bending and some lifting.

First Coast Security is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an Alcohol and Drug Free Workplace.

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma

Certification Requirements (All)

"D" Security license
Class G Armed Security License

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K/403b Plan


This job reports to the Neil Bacon

This is a Full and Part-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Number of Openings for this position: 10