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

Date Posted: 1/21/2018

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.



Working Hours:



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