Apex3 Security Temporary Security Officer - Downtown Chicago - 1st and 2nd Shift in Chicago, Illinois

Premier Security is a regionally recognized contract security service firm that provides the highest quality customized security programs to world-class commercial, residential and retail properties.

Our specialty is the Chicago market, which allows us to provide a close relationship versus global service providers.

  • Interacting with visitors, tenants, vendors and client employees in a friendly, but professional, manner.

  • Providing outstanding customer service to all tenants, visitors and client representatives while adhering to company and building policies.

  • Ensuring tenants, visitors, messengers and vendors follow access control procedures according to building policy.

  • Ability to write clear, concise and thorough reports, including daily activity and incident.

  • Ability to use access control computer systems.

  • Ability to perform assigned tasks with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to work in elevators and respond to high rise floors.

  • Ability to work exterior posts in inclement weather.

  • Ability to respond to emergency calls from or situations involving visitors, tenants, vendors and client representatives and follow department procedures to properly handle the situation.

  • Ability and willingness to receive cross training on all contracted posts which will assist department and client leadership during an emergency

This is a temporary assignment running about 3 months. We will attempt placement in a permanent position when the assignment ends dependent upon availability of comparable positions and work performance.

  • Must be at least 20 years of age.

  • Must be a high school graduate (GED accepted) and provide us with your original diploma and/or official transcripts.

  • Must have 20 Hour Basic Security Training Certification

  • Must pass a stringent pre-employment background investigation, including drug screen, demonstrating a stable work history and/or education.

  • Must disclose all criminal convictions and pending charges.

  • Must have an excellent appearance and attitude.

  • Must be customer service-oriented, organized, responsible and professional.

  • Must be willing to "go the extra mile" in welcoming and assisting building tenants, visitors and client representatives.

  • Must have strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Must have an excellent attendance and job performance record.

  • Must be a motivated, self-starter with the willingness and ability to function with limited supervision.

  • Must be able to multi-task in a service oriented environment.

  • Must be flexible with scheduling and be able to hold over to the next shift or work extra hours as needed.

  • Must be capable of evaluating, investigating and reporting all types of security incidents.

  • Must have reliable transportation and maintain a working telephone number through which we can contact you.

  • Must wear our professional uniform and maintain our high standards for grooming and appearance.

  • Must provide a valid PERC (blue card) ONLY if you have received one in the past.

ID: 2018-4331

Shift(s) Available: 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, Weekends

External Company Name: Apex3 Security

External Company URL: www.apex3security.com