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Custom Protection Security Patrol Officer in Los Angeles, CA at G4S Secure Solutions

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

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Job Description

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The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Custom Protection Security Patrol Officer. As a CPO Patrol Officer, you will perform general security duties in the protection of retail properties and critical facilities.  You will be responsible for the enforcement of all applicable policies, rules and regulations of the client with multiple properties.  You will operate a company-owned or client-provided motor vehicle for extended periods of time while on patrol.  You must be a dedicated officer and security team member, with a strong emphasis on providing exceptional customer service.
G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.
G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.


Specific Duties and Essential Functions




  • Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle

  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards

  • Communicate by use of Secure Trax ™ , 2-way radios, telephones and computers

  • Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons

  • Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles

  • Permit authorized persons to enter properties and monitor entrances and exits

  • Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of client properties and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements

  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities

  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner, providing exceptional customer service

Job Requirements

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required




  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Must possess a current and valid Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) Security Officer License issued by the State of California

  • Must possess a current and valid driver's license



Type and Length of Specific Experience Required




  • Must possess one or more of the following:

    • Service in Military Occupational Specialty related to law enforcement, security (such as Military Police, Elite Military Forces, combat arms) or any support role in a Combat Zone

    • Graduate of a Certified Public Safety Academy (military or civilian) in the law enforcement, adult corrections or firefighter field

    • Bachelor’s degree in law enforcement or criminal justice related studies

    • A minimum of 8 or more years of active service in any military branch

    • Associate’s degree (or 60 credits) or higher in law enforcement or criminal justice with current or prior active military service





Skills Required




  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Active listening skills

  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively

  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately

  • Attention to detail



Other




  • Must be at least 18 years old or the minimum age required by the state, if higher

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States

  • Must have access to reliable transportation

  • Must submit to a pre-employment drug test

  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military



Physical Requirements and Environment



Environment:  Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat



Major activity:  Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing



Physical efforts to carry out job duties:  Standing, walking, and sitting.  Minimal to no stooping or kneeling, light lifting