Find Your Next
Security Job

Search for the best security jobs near you. Take the next step and search below with SGO.

2 weeks ago

Armed Relief Officer


You must sign in to apply for this position. Sign In


Job Description

Job Title: Armed Relief Security Officer

Location: Greater Chicagoland Area

Job Type: Full-Time

Schedule: Guaranteed 40 hours per week; Must be available to be on-call 5 days per week (Tuesday through Saturday). Days off Sunday and Monday

Salary: $27.00 Per Hour

Description: We are seeking a dedicated and vigilant Armed Relief Security Officer to join our security team. This position requires flexibility and reliability as the officer will need to be on-call and ready to respond to various shifts assigned by the manager throughout the week. The ideal candidate will have a strong sense of duty and a commitment to maintaining a safe and secure environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules.
  • Thoroughly examine doors, windows, and gates to ensure proper function and security.
  • Advise violators of policy and procedures.
  • Report suspicious activities and persons.
  • Write detailed narrative reports and maintain daily activity reports (DARs).
  • Respond to emergencies to provide necessary assistance to employees and customers.
  • Perform duties on various shifts and maintain flexibility to fill in as needed.
  • Must be willing to work in an armed capacity.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a security officer or guard
  • 40 Hour state certification and PERC Card
  • Firearm owners identification card required (FOID)
  • Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety
  • Familiarity with report writing
  • Excellent surveillance and observation skills
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Reliable Transportation
  • High School diploma is required; further education in security administration or a similar field is preferred

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, accident, hospital indemnity, and critical illness insurance through MetLife
  • Employee Discounts from 1,000+ companies from Dental services to cell phone plans to car rentals.
  • Starting June 1, 2024, access to Perspectives EAP program offering a range of free services from concierge to counselors to help our employees in their day-to-day life and deal with the challenges life brings.

You must sign in to apply for this position. Sign In

Recent Job Listings


Upgrade Your Security Resume

No more guessing what to put on your resume. With SGO’s resume builder, simply input your information. Our tool makes job applications seamless.