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On-Site Security Guard - High Level

Company: First Response Security
Location: Portland
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*Position: * Onsite Security Guard - High Level

*Location: * Site is located in NE Portland

*Schedule: * Day Shift; Monday-Wednesday (3x12s), and Sunday (6-hour shift)

*Pay: * $26.00/hr

*Benefits: *

* _Health-Dental-Vision - 80% Employer Paid!_
* Training, resources, and continued support for your role
* Company provided uniforms, gear and attire
* 401K with 50% employer contributions up to 5% of salary
* PTO, Vacation and Paid Holidays
* Paid Volunteer Time
* TriMet Monthly Pass - 50% paid by company
* Fitness Gym Reimbursement up to $30/Month (Keep your current gym!)
* Employee recognition, awards, employee of the month, Annual Holiday and Summer parties, and team-building activities
* Career advancement and raises for longevity - we have employees who've been with us for over 20 years!

*About First Response: *

First Response is a family-owned business founded right here in Oregon over 30 years ago. We take pride in serving our community, delivering true peace of mind by providing life-safety and security solutions to businesses and homeowners alike. Our approach is unmatched and stands out against our competitors here in the Northwest: We're the only security company that can install electronic detection hardware, provide physical security, and own and operate our own security and dispatch monitoring center. Through our unique and all-encompassing business model, we have built a strong reputation, allowing us to become the LARGEST locally owned security companies in Oregon!

Check out our website: www.fr-inc.com

*Who You Are: *

This position is a high-level security officer role, and we expect the best of the best! A successful candidate will have prior experience in the security industry and be able to use their previous skills to bring their A-game to ensure safety at this site.

* Minimum of 3 years of experience in security/military/or law enforcement - we provide additional defensive tactics training, body armor, and other equipment
* Detail oriented and observational
* Professional and polite responses and approach
* High caliber interpersonal and written communication skills
* Positive attitude and the willingness to serve in the local community
* Strong work ethic
* Ability to follow instructions, procedures, and protocols
* Currently possess (or willing to get, we can assist with this) a valid DPSST certification
* High school diploma/GED/equivalent
* Reliable transportation
* Ability to pass a background check/drug screen/clean driving record

*Job Duties and Responsibilities: *

Security professionals in this role will be required to have the utmost respect and responsibility. You are the physical presence of security in this space - use it to make good decisions and be the deterrent to negative activity.

*Duties include: *

* You will be working with another security guard at this site - teamwork is essential!
* Daily report writing - detecting and recording abnormalities/activities/concerns
* Vehicle and foot patrols around the site
* Observing and recording daily activities; staying vigilant
* Complete site-specific post orders
* Assist clients in resolving issues or concerns; alerting proper contacts as needed
* Control access to areas and facilities
* Perform daily locking and unlocking functions for appropriate spaces
* Providing a sense of peace, trust, and security on site

*The most important thing you should know about First Response is that we care about you. We know that the best way to take care of our customers is to first take care of our people. By joining our team, you're joining a team of kind and compassionate change-makers.*

Made it this far? Schedule a phone interview here (after submitting your resume): https://calendly.com/firstresponseinc/30min

_iWatch Communications and First Response Security provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws._

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $26.00 per hour

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Professional development assistance
* Vision insurance
Experience level:
* 3 years
* 12 hour shift
* 4x12
* Day shift
* Overtime
* Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Portland, OR 97266: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

* security/military/or law enforcement: 3 years (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: First Response Security, Portland , On-Site Security Guard - High Level, Other , Portland, Oregon

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