Response Officer - Skokie
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Skokie, IL 60077
Titan Security is currently recruiting for Full Time Unarmed Security Officers to work as a Response Officer at various facility locations throughout the North/Northwest suburban Chicago area.
We are offering a $250.00 sign-on bonus for this position after 6 months of employment.
Started in 1977, Titan Security is one of the largest privately-held security services providers in the Chicagoland area and we are growing! Join a leading company in one of the fastest growing industries.
+ The position of Response Officer is defined as a selected utility officer performing security and/or doorperson duties for Titan clients, on an “on-call” basis.
+ Train and qualify to work assigned posts. Understand the specific and general post instructions for all assigned posts. Maintain practical knowledge of all additional and emergency post instructions that are called for by the client at each individual post.
+ Maintain access control procedures set by building management.
+ Effectively utilize access control systems, visitor management systems and CCTV systems as needed.
+ Identify all tenants and/or visitors upon arrival.
+ Ensure visitors and vendors are properly signed in prior to accessing the building.
+ Observe departing personnel to guard against theft of tenant or building property.
+ Monitor security cameras that are within the facility.
+ Respond to incidents including property emergencies.
+ Conduct general patrols of the entire property during various hours, if required, including numerous flights of stairs and frequent patrols of the exterior in any weather conditions.
+ Ability to stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time.
+ Assist tenants and visitors with directions and general business information.
+ Clearly and accurately record data such as property damage, unusual occurrences, and malfunctioning of equipment, to building and Titan management.
+ Maintain clear, accurate logs pertaining to people or property including packages.
+ Provide excellent Customer Service to all parties encountered while on duty.
+ This position reports to the Senior Operations Manager. As a Response Officer your work locations, days and hours will vary. Every effort will be made to give you advance notice of your assignments. However, since you may be assigned as the result of call off or special coverage request, you must agree to make yourself available on an as needed basis, or “on-call” basis. For your commitment to this effort, Titan will provide you with a premium wage and a guarantee of hours per week.
+ Due to the nature of this position, extreme flexibly is required with regards to your ability to be scheduled, and response time in accepting management requested schedule modifications based on operational need.
+ Other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) and at least 1 year prior satisfactory employment as an Unarmed Security Officer or directly related experience. Must be at least 20 years of age.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Valid PERC or the ability to obtain/maintain a PERC through IDFPR. A valid IL driver’s license is required for this position. Having access to personal transportation is very important in this position due to a deficiency in suburban mass transit services. Having/maintaining a valid IL driver’s license along with a satisfactory DMV history does increase your targeted assignment area within a selected business portfolio, in addition to allowing for your assignment at a facility for which a vehicular mobile patrol is required.
Language Skills: Must have the ability to read, write, speak, and understand English. Bi-lingual considered a plus.
Other Qualifications: Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. You will be obligated to maintain a working telephone number and accurate residential information throughout your employment, so we may be able to contact you as needed.
Physical Demands: The physical demands are based on the contract and must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A list of these job duties is inclusive of, but not limited to: candidates must be able to stand for extended periods of time; be able to lift, push, and/or pull at least 50lbs.; be able to accommodate foot patrols on the interior & exterior of the assigned facilities; be able to perform assigned duties regardless of inclement weather.
Salary & Benefits: Compensation is $14.00 per hour, plus paid time off, medical insurance, dental insurance, paid holidays, and pension/retirement benefits. We are offering a sign-on bonus of $250.00 with this position. The bonus will be paid in one lump sum in a seperate check once you have been employed with Titan for 6 months. Skills-enhancing training and opportunities for career growth and promotion.
Eligibility to Work in the U.S. Required: Yes
Required Education: High School Diploma/GED
External Company Name: Titan Security Services
External Company URL: www.titan-security.com