Special Police Officer - ARMED (Commercial)

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 11-04-2015
OVERVIEW:
This is a great opportunity at a well-established business for a Special Police Officer to hold a professional position requiring the appropriate judgement to respond to ever-changing situations.  As an SPO on duty, you will have the power to arrest people, and can be licensed to carry a firearm on duty.

Securemedy, Inc. is a fast growing company in the security services industry. We are seeking sharp, professional persons with the ability to respond fast to any situation arising during the course of duty as a security officer - this could be the career opportunity for you.
 
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:
This position will perform security duties as outlined by contract requirements and site specific post orders. Special Police Officers have the power to arrest people, and can be licensed to carry a firearm on duty. The responsibilities may include:
  • Access control for guests, tenants and vendors.
  • Enforcement of Client and Company policies and procedures.
  • Observation and reporting of fire and safety hazards.
  • Conduct of routine foot patrols in and around building.
  • Reporting of all pertinent issues and incidents to the operations manager, the client and management as appropriate.
  • Interaction with a variety of persons including clients, visitors, public safety officials, employees and the general public.
  • Perform other related duties and collateral responsibilities as assigned or required.
 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Applicants must be able to pass a full background check.
  • Must have necessary state security license.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Confident, positive, and professional presence
  • Position requires a personable individual who is capable of professionally relating to individuals in mid-level to senior-level management positions.
  • Must possess exceptional customer service skills.
  • Must be able to multitask.
  • Must be comfortable with Microsoft office products.
  • Must be able to operate and maintain site specific security programs.
  • Must possess reliable transportation to commute to office, perform field work and ad-hoc regional job-related travel, if deemed necessary
SPECIAL PREFERENCE CONSIDERATION:
  • Candidates with U.S. military background are welcome.
Compensation / Benefits
  • Base Salary: Hourly wage is based on the site contract
  • Work Schedule: rotating shifts assigned at time of hiring
  • Paid company-recognized public holidays
  • Company training and professional development programs
  • Additional advancement opportunities within a growing organization
  • A company dedicated to living, breathing and eating its values
  • An opportunity to work with a team of amazingly talented professionals
 We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED ONLINE ONLY
Please do not call or email to follow-up on your application.  We receive many applications and will contact qualified individuals as quickly as possible.
Securemedy, Incorporated
3 Post Office Road | Suite# 101 | Waldorf, MD 20602
Main: 240-419-3125/
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