Job Description

Position Title:                                                   Security Agent 

Department:                                                      YAM

Report To:                                                         Security Director

Exempt/Nonexempt:                                        Non-exempt

Location:                                                           Scottsdale, AZ

DESCRIPTION:

Undertake the surveillance of our premises and protection of our staff and visitors.  Responsible for detecting any suspicious behavior and preventing vandalism, thefts or other criminal behavior.  Well-trained in surveillance and dealing with perpetrators.   Inspires respect and authority as well as possess a high level of observation.  

The goal is to help the company in maintaining excellent working conditions by keeping our facilities safe and problem-free.

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Patrol premises regularly to maintain order and establish presence
  • Monitor and authorize entrance of people into the property (the first to receive guests and ensure that each guest is accompanied by an employee before entering the facility)
  • Remove wrongdoers or trespassers from area
  • Secure exits, doors and windows after end of shift
  • Check surveillance cameras periodically to identify disruptions or unlawful acts
  • Investigate people for suspicious activity or possessions
  • Respond to alarms by investigating and assessing situation
  • Provide assistance to people in need
  • Apprehend and detain perpetrators according to legal protocol before arrival of authorities
  • Call for aid if necessary; maintain a professional and effective relationship with the local police and fire departments
  • Submit reports of surveillance activity and important occurrences
  • Collaborate with other members of the security team to ensure facilities are safe at all times
  • Other duties, as assigned

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIRED:

  • Proven work experience as a security officer or guard or relevant position
  • Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety
  • Excellent surveillance and observation skills
  • Trained in self defense
  • High school diploma or equivalent

 

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Must possess strong group communication skills
  • Proven history of working well in stressful situations
  • Must be friendly, approachable, and willing to help others

 

Working Conditions: 

This position primarily works in an office environment.  Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time. 

Application Instructions

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