• Commissioned Security Officer

    Texas Disposal Systems and Garden-Ville
    Job Description
    In order to be considered for a position, you must submit an employment application online.  Please visit our careers page: www.texasdisposal.com/careers.
     
    JOB SUMMARY
    The Commissioned Security Officer will monitor and authorize the entrance and departure of employees, visitors and other persons to guard against theft and maintain the security of the premises.  This task will be accomplished by monitoring and reviewing security cameras, writing daily activity reports, circulating among visitors and employees and calling police or fire departments in case of emergency.  The Commissioned Security Officer will be expected to communicate effectively with supervisors, peers and subordinates to maintain security and to manage emergency responses.  This position will work primarily at night and on weekends.

    DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
    Monitor and authorize the entrance and departure of employees, visitors and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security.
    Monitor and review security cameras.
    Conduct regular walking and driving patrols of the premises. 
    Monitor the alarm system to detect fire and other emergencies.
    Answer calls and direct them to the appropriate department or staff member.
    Write daily activity reports.
    Call police or fire departments in cases of emergency or to report unlawful activity.
    Circulate among employees and visitors to preserve order and protect property.
    Communicate effectively with supervisors, peers and subordinates to maintain security and manage emergency responses.
    Recognize and report on public safety hazards.
    Interpret social cues and behaviors in order to identify possible security threats.
    Other duties as assigned.
     
    QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
    High school diploma or its equivalent;
    Must be at least 18 years of age;
    Must demonstrate knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures and strategies;
    Must demonstrate basic computer skills and proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite – e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook;
    Must present a professional demeanor on the phone and in person;
    Must possess critical thinking skills;
    Ability to coordinate multiple people, groups or tasks;
    Ability to teach, instruct, direct in a professional manner;
    Must be service-oriented;
    Must demonstrate an awareness or understanding of social cues to identify possible security threats; and
    Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
     
    REQUIRED LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS
    Valid Level III Texas Department of Public Safety Commissioned Security Officer license
    Valid driver’s license with a clean motor vehicle record (MVR) for the past five years
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