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Armed Security Officer (ASO)

Company: Chloeta
Location: Lubbock
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job DetailsLevelEntryJob LocationLubbock, TX - Lubbock, TXPosition TypeRegular Full-TimeEducation LevelHigh SchoolSalary Range$19.72 - $19.72 HourlyTravel PercentageUp to 25% or as business needs requireJob ShiftDayJob CategorySecurityDescriptionJob SummaryThe Security Officer will protect people and property from possible criminal activity.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesNone.Duties/ResponsibilitiesSecurity Guards will report on time, in uniform at all times while on duty, oriented to security duties, properly instructed, supervised and with completed background checks. Uniform must be clean and neatly pressed.The Security Guard shall at no time leave the designated premises while on assigned duty without an approved replacement being present.The Security Guard shall make rounds of the premises randomly. When not conducting rounds of the premises, the Security Guard will remain at the designated security station located in the office lobby area. The Security Guard will notify the Health and Human Services Commission authorized representative should it become necessary to leave the security station for reasons other than conducting rounds or responding to a security emergency.The Security Guard shall patrol parking area and/or control parking on facilities as requested by Health and Human Service Commission authorized representative or Designee.The Security Guard shall address any person who is continuously loud or boisterous in an office to refrain from such action or escort those individuals from the premises. In the event of a conflict between an employee of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission and a client, the Security Guard shall make his presence known and render assistance to include contacting the authorities.No Security Guard shall perform office work or any other work pertaining to the Texas Health and Human Services Commission other than those services for which the Security Guard has been contracted to perform.The Security Guard will not engage in conversations with clients and/or employees and not give any policy/office procedures information to clients. Security guard will refer questions from clients to the receptionist.Security guards are to monitor and prevent Health and Human Services Commission property from being removed from the premises without proper authorization. The Security Guard will limit telephone calls to emergency and official business use only. If using a state agency phone, collect and long distance calls are not permitted. Misuse of state agency phones could lead to termination. Use of state agency computers, copiers or any other state owned equipment is not permitted. Guards will not occupy a private office with agency facilities or engage in lengthy personal conversations or other activities other than that of providing continuous security services.All security guards shall be thoroughly familiar with Health and Human Services Commission building security. Special attention shall be directed to the procedures for afterhours building access and emergency procedures for fires and bomb threats, including the Office Emergency Action Plan (OEAP). Guards will become familiar with all emergency phone numbers and facility evacuation plans.The Security Guard will prevent employees and visitors of Health and Human Services Commission from harassment, incursion, or any criminal activity by unauthorized persons while on HHSC premises.The Security Guard will be able to communicate in English and Spanish clearly, both verbally and in writing.The Security Guard will prepare and provide a written report for any atypical incidents or suspicious activity.QualificationsRequired Skills/AbilitiesExcellent observational skills and attention to detail.Authoritative verbal communication skills.Ability to remain calm in high-pressure situations.Ability to learn the layout of the property and buildingsEducation and ExperienceHigh school diploma or equivalent required.Security Officer training certification preferred.Previous experience is a plus, but not required.Must have one (1) to two (2) years of documented experience in the security industryPhysical RequirementsAbility to patrol the property and access areas quickly.Physically able to capture and detain individuals if necessary.Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and monitoring surveillance equipment.Must be able to lift 50 pounds at a time.Please Note: This job will be filled at level commensurate with education and experience. In addition, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required to the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Chloeta Fire, LLC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

Keywords: Chloeta, Lubbock , Armed Security Officer (ASO), Other , Lubbock, Texas

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