Event Security Officer

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Law Enforcement



Job Introduction:

Hiring Now!

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for an Event Security Officer. As an Event Security Officer, you will conduct foot and / or vehicle patrol (interior and / or exterior), control access and egress, compose reports, deter criminal activity and misconduct, and perform other duties as specified in post orders.

This position could be deployed to a work project up to 200+ miles from the nearest G4S office. Each deployment will be temporary, for a time period that will vary by assignment. While deployed, the officer will typically travel with overnight stay as needed. Deployment can vary from overnight up to several months at a time.

G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.

As a full time employee of G4S, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Major Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid vacation
  • 401K
  • Opportunities for additional training to aid in your professional development
  • As an employee you will also be able to participate in the Promote Me! Community. Promote Me! is available to interested current employees as a way to express interest in further advancement, as well as gain information and encourage professional development.

    Further, as a current employee you will be eligible to participate in large group rates for the following benefits:

  • Critical Illness
  • Accident Insurance
  • Whole Life Insurance
  • Individual Short-Term Disability
  • Pre-Paid Legal Services
  • Identity Theft Services
  • Pet Insurance
  • In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all full or part-time employees, whether you enroll in a G4S insurance plan or not. And with no premiums to pay!

  • RxCut Pharmacy Discount Program
  • Doctor on Demand
  • Qualsight LASIK Savings
  • Perks at Work: G4S Employee Discount Program
  • Alliant Credit Union
  • Purchasing Power
  • Active & Fit: G4S Fitness Center Membership
  • FinFit: Financial Wellness Program
  • DailyPay: Access your pay when you need it
  • G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.

    #SAC

    Role Responsibility:

    Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • 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 calls 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 ensures that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements
  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities. Maintains written logs as required by the post
  • Provide high caliber customer service to all employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
  • The Ideal Candidate:

    Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess a current and valid Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) Security Officer License issued by the State of California
  • Must have a current and valid state driver’s license
  • Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Must possess one or more of the following:Meaningful and verifiable work history in any field Associate's degree or higher in any discipline Service in the active duty military, military reserves or National Guard Service in auxiliary police or police cadets Minimum of one year verifiable and successful security experience
  • Skills Required

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • 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

  • Must be at least 18 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
  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military
  • 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

    About the Company:

    EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
    and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace

    G4S consider qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

    If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action or Diversity and Inclusion, or have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, please contact our Corporate Human Resources Department at (800) 506-6265.

    To receive an update on your application status, please contact our local office by following this link: http://www.g4s.us/en/Contact-Us/Local-Offices

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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