Georgia Employer UPSCALE SECURITY OFFICER in Atlanta, Georgia

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for an Upscale Security Officer. G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.Specific Duties and Essential FunctionsPerform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicleWatch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazardsSound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized personsWarn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articlesPermit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exitsObserve departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirementsInvestigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activitiesProvide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional mannerEducation, Licenses and Certifications RequiredMust possess a high school diploma or equivalentMust submit toany State-required training or other qualifications for licensingMust submit to a State licensing test if driving a company-owned or client-provided vehicleType and Length of Specific Experience RequiredMust possess one or more of the following:Meaningful and verifiable work history in any fieldMinimum of one year verifiable and successfulsecurity experienceAssociate's degree or higher in any disciplineService in the active duty military, military reserves or National GuardService in auxiliary police or police cadetsSkills RequiredProficient computer skills including Microsoft OfficeEffective oral and written communication skillsActive listening skillsAbility to assess and evaluate situations effectivelyAbility to identify critical issues quickly and accuratelyAttention to detailOtherMust be at least 18 years old or the minimum age required by the state, if higherMust be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United StatesMust be able to work flexible schedules and respond to work assignments with little to no advance noticeMust be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitorsMust have demonstrated ability to interact cordially and communicate with the publicMust not use illegal drugs. Must submit to a drug testMust submit to an extensive background check, including criminal history, personal references, employment and education verifications, and Department of Motor Vehicle and credit checks if applicableMust be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior militaryPhysical Requirements and EnvironmentEnvironment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heatMajor activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observingPhysical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.Number Of Positions: 10Closing Date: 2017-09-22EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityG4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employerand an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace