Security Officer - Serramonte and Potrero Center

This job is no longer active. View similar jobs.

POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/25/2016

Universal Protection Service LP San Bruno, CA

San Bruno, CA
AJE Ref #
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Company Ref #
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
High School Diploma or GED





Allied Universal, the largest retail security provider in the industry, is seeking to hire Security and Dispatch Officers for job openings at Serramonte Mall and Potrero Center.

$11.50 - $15.80/Hr. DOE, and Depending on Location. Growth opportunities within the Dispatch Center and Shift Supervisor Team!

For immediate consideration, please drop in to Serramonte Mall. Resumes and Cover Letters can be addressed to Director of Public Safety, Information Desk, 3 Serramonte Center, Daly City CA 94015.

Resumes can be emailed to

Must be willing to be trained in the use of handcuffs, O.C. Spray, and Citizens Arrest.

No Guard Card* No problem! **Guard Card training will be provided at cost to qualified candidates***

Some of our positions require driving the Security Patrol Vehicles. Must be age 21+ have a Clean DMV to qualify.

The ideal candidates for the Security and Disptach Officer positions are excellent with customers and have an impressive ability to communicate. This is a great opportunity to join Allied Universal, a dynamic high-powered security team focused on securing client properties while delivering exceptional customer service. At Allied universal, our vision is to be exceptional--to maintain exceptional people, to provide exceptional service and to create exceptional results.

The successful Security Officer candidate is responsible for providing security services at assigned locations. Duties include, but are not limited to:

* Foot and vehicle patrol of interior and exterior areas of assigned locations

* Execute security services as outlined in site-specific Post orders and directed by Security Management

* Observe and report suspicious activities and persons

* Write detailed narrative reports and maintain daily activity reports (DARs)

* Enforce rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and respond to emergency situations requiring security assistance

Position Requirements

Requirements for this position include the following:

* High school diploma or equivalent required. * Be at least 18 years of age. * Must possess a valid Guard License as required in the state for which you are applying. * As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test. * As a condition of continued employment, employee must maintain current active status of all required License at all times, and must carry the license at all times while on duty. * Must display exceptional customer service and communication skills. * Intermediate computer skills to utilize innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites.

Essential Physical and Mental Functions

* Stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet) * Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift * Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties * Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds * Run as needed * Constant use of both hands and arms in reaching/handling/grasping/fingering while using phone, notepad, writing reports, and other administrative tasks * Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with public and co-workers, view security monitors; includes hand/eye coordination * Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones * Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat; * Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required while setting priorities and following up on assignments * Must possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines * Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; may require computer skills * Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions * Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)


Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

West - Allied Universal Security

Post Internal Days