September 23, 2016

Weekend Security Officer - Milwaukie - 12 Hour Shifts

Universal Protection Service LP - Portland, OR

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  • Company
    Universal Protection Service LP Universal Protection Service LP
  • Location
    Portland, OR
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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  • Hours/Week

Job Description




Allied Universal is the largest privately owned security organization in the U.S.

Looking to earn additional income in the Portland region* We have a weekend schedule open in Milwaukie from 10 am - 10 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

This schedule is ideal for students and individuals seeking additional hours and income. This is also a great way for candidates who want to launch a career in security and get their foot in the door, and is ideal for sharp, polished, energetic customer service individuals who wish to break into security.

Apply online. Follow up with our local Branch:

PH 503-452-1050

9700 SW Capitol Hwy, Suite 105

Portland, Or 97219

Allied Universal attributes our success to our Security Officers. You will love working for us if you demonstrate excellent customer service skills and enjoy contributing to a winning organization.

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

* Foot, bike or golf cart 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

Qualified applicants for the Professional Security Officer position will meet the minimum requirements, as described below:

* High school diploma or equivalent required.

* At least 18 years of age.

* Must be able to obtain 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.

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