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SECURITY GUARD

Full Time

Job Title: 

SECURITY GUARD

Location:

Shelters

Reports To:

Shelter Manager

Position Overview:

A professional security guard to protect Path of Life Community Shelter premises, assets, and personnel. The guard will maintain a high visibility presence and prevent all illegal or inappropriate actions. The goal is to detect, deter, observe, and report.


Essential Job Functions

  • Protecting POLM property, guest, and staff by maintaining a safe and secure environment

  • Observing for signs of noncompliance or disorder and investigating disturbances

  • Act lawfully in direct defense of life or property

  • Take accurate notes of unusual occurrences

  • Report any suspicious incidents in detail

  • Patrol building and perimeter randomly and regularly

  • Monitor and control access at building entrances and vehicle gates

  • Watch alarm systems detecting/emergency equipment

  • Perform first aid or CPR

  • Other duties as assigned


Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a security guard or relevant position

  • Trained security officer with diploma (guard card)

  • Ability to operate detecting systems and emergency equipment

  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols

  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation

  • Integrity and professionalism

  • Strong people and communication skills

  • High school diploma

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other
related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Download and email application to applications@thepathoflife.com