Armed Security Agent-Full Time in Denver, CO at HSS Inc.

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Provide direct security and related public services in our Downtown Denver City and County Buildings.

Responsibilities:

• Provide a visible deterrence to crime, prohibited activities, or suspicious activities in public and non-public which may include but is not limited to areas such as the main building, outlying buildings, grounds, parking areas, stairways, tunnels, mechanical areas, or patient treatment areas

• Respond quickly and effectively to emergency and non-emergency situations

• Escort persons and assist facility personnel

• Be alert for activities, which could result in injury to a person or damage to or loss of property

• Communicate effectively with diverse people including clients or their representatives, client employees, visitors, or client vendors

• Comprehend and fulfill written or verbal instructions

• Write accurate, clear, and legible reports

• Maintain a positive working relationship with facility staff members

• Maintain a thorough knowledge of a facility and where applicable of multiple facilities

• Enforce and abide by all regulations and guidelines of the facility and HSS

• Perform other duties at the direction of or in the absence of the Security leader or Facility Security Representative



ARMED (Handgun) QUALIFICATIONS (only for those locations/positions required to carry a handgun)



  • Ability to complete and pass work-related fit for duty testing prior to assignment

  • Ability to obtain and maintain any applicable local or state license or permit to carry a weapon

  • Ability to pass the initial and semi-annual HSS approved firearms training course to demonstrate proficiency in use of firearm

  • Ability to participate and meet the requirements of additional firearms training at the discretion of the firearms instructor

  • Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of the HSS Firearms and Use of Force Policies


Education:
High School Diploma or General Education Degree

License/Certification:
Obtain applicable jurisdictional security license(s; may require motor vehicle drivers license; complete TEAM training, HSS and Facility New Employee Orientation upon employment with HSS. Ability to obtain client/contract specific licenses or certifications which may include, but is not limited to, CPR/First Aid, NRA, IAHSS, etc.

Experience:

•Prefer experience in dealing with the public in a service setting.



•Must have prior firearms knowledge.

Skills:
Read, write, and speak English language; able to write routine reports and correspondence; possess basic computer skills; meet applicable license requirements; observe, walk, stand, sit, or drive for extended periods of time in various weather conditions; run, climb stairs, and carry fire extinguishers or other emergency equipment; help restrain or lift a person; occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds; frequently required to use hands, handle or feel objects or controls, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear; specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus; self-motivation and ability to work independent of immediate supervision.



Please note: All officers will complete part time introductory period and immediately be put on a promotional track to a full time Armed Officer status with in the first few months of employment.


HSS will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or any other status protected by law. ~CB