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Security Officer Retail

Company: Allied Universal Security
Location: King Of Prussia
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

At Allied Universal--, we continue to build an inclusive, Be Phenomenal-- culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates a diverse workplace. It fuels our innovation and connects us closer to our customers and the communities in which we serve. Allied Universal offers so much more than just a job. We offer careers. We take great pride in our promote-from-within culture. There are countless examples of individuals who began their career as Security Professionals and today hold positions on our senior leadership team. We offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more for all full-time positions! Start your phenomenal career with Allied Universal-- today! Allied Universal has security jobs and are seeking to fill the position of a Retail Security Officer. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, sick pay (in states where required), employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! We also offer part-time and flexible schedules! As a Retail Security Officer for Allied Universal, you will be Responsible for the Security and Safety of our client's property and personnel. As the Allied Universal Retail Security Officer, you will know all site-specific policies and procedures, and implement emergency response activities as appropriate, while providing superior customer service. Security Officers Needed Retail Environment Pay Rate: $13.00 Per Hour King of Prussia Pa Site Specifics JOB TITLE: Security Patrol Officer SUMMARY: The Security Patrol Officer is responsible to ensure guests, tenants and employees at King of Prussia Mall have a positive experience by providing expert security patrol and unparalleled service related to non-emergency and emergency response, protection of life and property, loss prevention and guest relations. EMPLOYMENT ELIGABILITY REQUIREMENTS: Requirements to be employed by Allied Universal. * Must be at least 18 years of age. * High School diploma or equivalent. * Must possess a valid driver's license for a minimum of 1 year. (Driving posts) POST REQUIREMENTS: Requirements to be assigned to King of Prussia Mall Security Department. * Must wear the full assigned uniform in accordance with the uniform policy. * Must be clean shaven. * Hair must be short cropped or placed in a bun. * Finger nails must be natural in color and trimmed. * Tattoos must not be visible while in uniform. DUTIES: Functions actually performed on the job that are applied universally to all employees in this particular job function and if removed would fundamentally alter the job. * Observe patrol area for suspicious behavior, Code of Conduct violations, tenant lease violations, disorderly or illegal activities, missing or wanted persons and hazardous conditions. * Enforce KOP Mall rules and policies, known as the Code of Conduct, as well as state and local statutes. * Interact with guests, tenants, emergency services personnel, mall management, and the general public. * Interview witnesses, complainants, and suspects. * Deter criminal or destructive behavior by maintaining a highly visible patrol presence on KOP Mall property; this includes regular patrols of mall common areas, service corridors and parking areas. * Provide outstanding guest service at all times. This may include but is not limited to providing directions or assisting in the location of lost persons or vehicles. * Respond and appropriately deal with life threatening emergencies or incidents as directed. This may include but is not limited to medical emergencies, addressing combative or disorderly guests, intoxicated persons, reporting persons committing illegal acts, and motor vehicle accidents. * Utilize quick decision making skills and sound judgment acting in accordance with KOP Security policy and procedure as well as state and local statutes. * Write detailed and accurate reports as required, including incident, accident or personal injury reports. * May be assigned to the following areas: vehicle, bike, or foot patrol; special events conducting crowd control or VIP protection; or stationary posts monitoring access to restricted areas. * Ensure proper radio traffic which includes keeping Dispatchers and Supervisors informed of all pertinent incidents and activities according to department guidelines. * Request Police, Fire or EMS services as necessary. Conduct periodic safety/fire inspections as assigned, issue parking violation tickets, conduct traffic direction, and ensure the overall safety of the immediate work area as well as surrounding areas. Uphold high personal and professional standards as set forth by the KOP Security Department * Perform other duties as assigned and directed. * * * COMPETENCY: In order to perform the job successfully an individual should demonstrate the following competencies. * Have regular and predictable attendance. * Maintain the confidence and trust of peers, superiors and public. * Work independently of direct supervision. * Work alone or closely with others. * Excellent customer relations skills. * Ability to remain calm and effective in stressful situations, utilizing rational thinking and decision making. * Ability to accept, prioritize and follow through on work direction. * Ability to work variable and/or rotating shifts, which include nights, weekends and holidays. * Be able to meet the physical demands of the position including: frequent and sustained walking, occasional running, bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, crawling and frequent and extensive use of hands and arms. * Effective problem solving skills regardless of circumstance. * Strong interpersonal skills. * Sound oral and written communication skills. * Leadership. * Motivation. * Teamwork. * Quality management. * Sound Judgment. * Punctuality. * Dependability. * Professionalism. QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS: * Be at least 18 years of age * Possess a high school diploma or equivalent, or 5 years verifiable experience * Possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner * Licensing requirements are subject to state and/or local laws and regulations and may be required prior to employment. * As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws * Display exceptional customer service and communication skills * Have intermediate computer skills to operate innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites * Ability to handle crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently * May require a valid driver's license (without restrictions or medical conditions) * May require operation of a Segway (Segway's have a 250 pound weight limit) * Able to: * Work in various environments such as cold weather, rain/snow or heat * Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds * Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift * Stand or walk on various surfaces for long periods of time Allied Universal-- provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to people and businesses within our local communities, and is North America's leading security services provider. Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: www.AUS.com. We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Keywords: Allied Universal Security, Philadelphia , Security Officer Retail, Hospitality & Tourism , King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania

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