Security Guard

$15.00 hourly
  • Premier Security Solutions
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • Sep 28, 2022
Full time, Part time Security Guard

Job Description

Position Title: Security Guard
Reports To: Site Lead / Supervisor
FLSA Status: Full Time/Part Time/Temporary (If assigned), Hourly, Non-Exempt


Industrial Sites - The Security Guard ensures efficient and professional security operations at work sites within the appointed region. This position is a working level security guard who actively works onsite, securing the client’s property, location and deterring suspicious activity. Security Guards will report any suspicious activity immediately to the site lead on location.

Essential Duties / Responsibilities

An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all the following essential functions. These examples do not include all the duties which the employee may be expected to perform. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• All the essential functions of a security guard and act as security guard while at appointed site.
• Ability to sit, stand, or walk for extended periods
• Understanding and ability to communicate to site team using assigned radio
• Safely and legally operate a motor vehicle; Must have a valid and current Driver’s License
• Identify and correct inefficiencies, liabilities, and safety hazards at work sites
• Ability to utilize the Company’s current scheduling and approving her/his weekly hours for payroll
• Ability to provide detailed information to authorities as needed
• No use of force to protect property – Secure and Report ONLY

Required Skills / Abilities

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage sensitive and confidential situations with tact, professionalism, and diplomacy
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail is a must
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and adaptability to other related software
• Judgement and high level of integrity
• High initiative and reliable
• Ability to work in a culture of diversity, inclusivity, collaboration, and teamwork

Physical Demands

This position requires long periods of sitting, standing, and walking, bending, and lifting to 25 lbs. Requires reasonable visual and auditory acuity to see, hear, and interpret observable people, things, behavior, and speech.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

• Full-Time or Part-Time, Hourly, Non-Exempt
• Involves work assignments that vary in days of the week and time of day in order to relate to the 24/7 security operations of the client
• Travel may be needed
• Both indoors and outdoors possible, regardless of weather
• If Special Events Security Guard – hours will vary are based off of event schedule

Required Education and Experience

• High school diploma or GED
• Required to make any/all continued training/education classes provided by Premier Security Solutions, relevant to position
• Law enforcement, public safety, or military experience, preferred