Titan Security Group Commercial Security Officer - Central Business District - All Shifts in Chicago, Illinois
Titan Security is currently recruiting for Commercial Dock Security Officers to work at a Commercial Office Building located in the Central Business District.
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.
Commercial Security Officers responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Train and qualify to work assigned post. Understands the specific and general post instructions for that assigned post. Maintain practical knowledge of all additional and emergency post instructions that are called for by the client.
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.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) and 1 year prior satisfactory employment as a security officer or directly related experience. Must be at least 20 years of age.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Ability to acquire and maintain a valid Illinois PERC, including state accredited training requirements. Valid PERC, driver’s license, state ID.
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. Must maintain a working telephone number though which we can contact you.
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 50 lbs.; be able to accommodate foot patrols on the interior & exterior of the assigned facility; be able to perform assigned duties regardless of inclement weather.
Salary & Benefits: Compensation is between $13.00 and $14.00 per hour based on experience, plus paid time off and paid holidays. We are offering a signing 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. Benefits are provided by the local 25 S.E.I.U Welfare Fund. Under this plan, you have health coverage through Union Health Service, Inc(UHS). As long as you are under the care of a Union Health Service physician, you have 100% coverage of expenses at no cost to you. Disability and dental benefits are provided and eye care is also available. To obtain initial eligibility you must first have ten(10) months of contributions made on your behalf. Skills-enhancing training at no-cost to you and opportunities for career grown and promotion from within are available.
Eligibility to Work in the U.S. Required: Yes
Required Education: High School Diploma/GED