American Guard Services, Inc. UNARMED SECURITY OFFICER-Canoga Park, CA in Canoga Park, California

Job Description

AMERICAN GUARD SERVICES, INC. IS LOOKING FOR EXPERIENCED SECURITY OFFICERS!

Security Officer Job Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of the security guard will vary depending on the employer. Maintains safe and secure environment for customers and employees by patrolling and monitoring premises and personnel.

  • A department store security guard will help to guard against theft, while helping to keep the overall environment secure.

  • A parking lot security guard will patrol parking lots in order to deter criminal activities including robberies, car thefts and assaults.

  • The goal is to detect, deter, observe and report.

Security Officer Job Duties:

  • Secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry.

  • Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers.

  • Completes reports (Daily Activity Reports and Incident Reports) by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities; interviewing witnesses; obtaining signatures.

  • Maintains environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment controls.

  • Maintains organization's stability and reputation by complying with legal requirements.

  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Requirements:

  • Proven working experience as a security guard or relevant experience

  • Provide excellent customer service

  • Trained security officer with diploma

  • Ability to operate detecting systems and emergency equipment

  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols

  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation

  • Integrity and professionalism

Qualifications:

  • Valid government issued ID card

  • Valid CA guard card

  • Social Security Number card

  • Must have reliable transportation

  • Printout of clean driving record from DMV (if applying for driving positions)

  • Must have open availability schedule

  • Must be able to start immediately

  • TWIC is a PLUS

Company Description

A leading security services provider in more than 30 states. We serve a wide variety of customers, including major cruise lines, grocery store chains, executive protection accounts, Logistics and Distribution and many more. American Guard Services, Inc prides itself in providing superior services as well as a professional work environment that encourages career development for its employees. At AGS, we provide full, competitive benefits as well as on-site orientation. AGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.