ARMED/CLEARED SECURITY OFFICERS-LOCKHEED MARTIN- Marietta

Marietta, GA 30060
United States

Category
Industry
Security
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes Or the ability to obtain
Pay
From $20.00 To $26.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

The Armed Security Officer/Cleared Security Officer for LOCKHEED MARTIN may be asked to perform many essential functions at the facility where they work, although not an exhaustive list, these are a few of them:

 

  • Ensures the facility is provided with high quality security services to protect people and property
  • Maintains proficiency in the use of all assigned protective equipment, restraint devices and weapons
  • Preserves order and acts to enforce regulations and directives for the site pertaining to personnel, visitors, and premises
  • Builds, improves and maintains effective relationships with both client employees and guests
  • Greets guests and employees in a cheerful and welcoming manner
  • Answers questions and assists guests and employees
  • Patrols the facility on foot or in a vehicle
  • Answers phones
  • Monitors closed circuit television systems and alarms
  • Reports safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances both verbally and in writing
  • Handles security issues or emergency situations appropriately
  • Fully embraces security/safety training programs to enhance their ability to advance in their careers
  • Participates in industry specific security/safety training programs to offer our clients the best trained officers at their sites
  • Meets and continues to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing and permit requirements for Armed Security Officers and specific protective device and weapons qualifications
  • Works in environments and under conditions that require carrying authorized weapons and ammunition, the use of protective gear and devices, and awareness of personal safety and safety of others
  • Maintains awareness and familiarity with the site-specific operations performance manual and post orders

 

Job Requirements
Qualifications/Requirements:

Qualified applicants for the Armed Professional Security Officer position will meet the minimum requirements, as described below:

High school diploma or equivalent required
At least 21 years of age
Must 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; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines
Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; may require computer skills
Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions
Must be able to obtain a valid Guard License and Armed Guard License as required in the state for which you are applying
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test
As a condition of continued employment, employee must maintain current active status of all required License at all times, and must carry the license at all times while on duty
Must display exceptional customer service and communication skills
Remain flexible to ever changing environments; adapt well to different situations
Intermediate computer skills to utilize innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites
Ability to maintain satisfactory attendance and punctuality standard;
Neat and professional appearance
Ability to provide quality customer service
Ability to handle both common and crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently
Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones
Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)