Security Officer/Greeter - Part-time - $19.87/hr - Poughkeepsie (NY)
Poughkeepsie, NY, United States of America

Overview

SSC is the corporate services provider our clients rely on
to ensure the health, safety and efficiency of their people.
As a fully integrated provider of uniformed security, investigative, and consulting services, we provide the highest levels of asset protection to hundreds of customers and maintain a strong force of professionally trained Security Officers.

Job Skills / Requirements

Job Skills/Requirements
Our Security Officers/Greeters are proficient and strive to support our Company’s sole purpose which is to protect and secure the businesses we serve. We are seeking individuals responsible for the security of school property and safety of students and school personnel. Ideal candidate will have ability to use good judgement in dealing with all situations and a high degree of tact in their contacts with students, teachers, administrators and visitors. Hourly rate is $19.87. This is a part-time, per diem position with availability during school hours.

Specific Duties and Job Functions:
• General safety of school buildings and occupants.
• Perform security patrols of designated areas by foot or vehicle.
• Observe for any conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards.
• Respond to emergency situations and/or alarms and contact appropriate emergency services based upon situation.
• Monitor for the presence of unauthorized persons.
• Maintain access control of premises and monitors entrances and exits.
• Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities.
• Provide high level of customer service and assistance to students, teachers, administrators and visitors in a courteous and professional manner.

Minimum Qualifications
• High school diploma or GED equivalent.
• Must have minimum of ten (10) years experience in law enforcement, military, school safety/security or related field.
• Must receive fingerprint clearance per New York State Education Department requirements.
• Must posses a NYS Security Officer license in good standing.
• Be able to pass a drug screen.
• Have access to reliable transportation.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
• Good working knowledge of Security Operations.
• Ability to use good judgement and attitudes in dealing with the public and in situations involving student safety and building security.
• Understanding of Safety practices.
• Ability to provide high level of Customer Service.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Be computer proficient.
• Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing in communicating with the public and co-workers, giving and receiving instructions
• High attention to detail.
• Ability to work in various environments including but not limited to adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain, heat.

Key Competencies:
• Must be able to work as part of a team.
• Must be able to establish and maintain professional relationships with others.
• Must maintain tack, courtesy and agility.
• Must be able to manage stressful situations and maintain their own composure throughout.
• Must maintain ethical conduct at all times.
• Must be able to communicate instructions in a clear and concise manner.
• Must be able to actively listen to others.
• Must be able to think critically in all situations.

SSC, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma
GED

Certification Requirements (Any)

State Security Officer License/Registration

Additional Information / Benefits

Industry leading comprehensive benefits package including:

For Part Time positions:
Weekly pay checks; No Charge Uniforms; training for State mandated security guard license; training for Red Cross/AED/CPR - where required by client sites.

For Full Time positions:
Weekly pay checks; Medical/Dental/Vision; Company paid life insurance; 401k; Paid time off/Holidays; No Charge Uniforms; Bereavement pay; Short-term disability/cancer expense insurance/accident insurance/hospital indemnity; Training for State mandated security guard license and Red Cross/AED/CPR - where required by client sites.

SSC, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Screening Requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen


This job reports to the Operations Manager

This is a Part-Time position 1st Shift, School Hours.

Number of Openings for this position: 1