Apex3 Security

  • Security Officer 1st/3rd shift (Chicago, Loop)

    Job ID
    Regular Full-Time
    Shift(s) Available
    1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends
  • Overview

    Premier Security is a regionally recognized contract security service firm that provides the highest quality customized security programs to world-class commercial, residential and retail properties throughout the Chicago area and suburbs. Premier Security's executive and operational management team is of the highest quality. We offer a very unique blend of veteran security management, law enforcement and military personnel that is not commonly found elsewhere.


    Premier Security is a quality-driven company and that quality begins in our hiring process. The individuals we hire not only reflect on Premier and the industry as a whole, but more important, they reflect on our clients.


    This position requires a well organized and cooperative individual who learns quickly and thrives in a fast-paced environment. You must be able to work a flexible schedule to support the needs of clients, building tenants, and co-workers as well as have a proven track record of being reliable and responsible.


    • Perform functions as directed to protect the building and its occupants.


    • Attend roll call to review any communication from building and/or security management.


    • Conduct interior and exterior patrols.


    • Greet and direct all visitors.


    • Maintain and conduct access control for building. Permit only authorized individuals to enter building.


    • Respond to emergency situations in a timely manner.


    • Monitor PC-based security/CCTV system and respond to any disturbances.


    • Maintain radio communication with all building personnel.


    • Maintain security presence in building. Serve as a deterrent for suspicious activity.


    • Respond and report all incidents pertaining to security and building operations.


    • Be capable of evaluating, investigating and reporting all types of security and law enforcement incidents. Complete incident reports if necessary.


    • Prepare daily paperwork including inventory or Daily Condition Report.


    • Perform other duties not listed and are assigned.



     Prior corporate security experience is required.

    Prior experience with fire life safety/ fire panels is required.

    • Must be at least 20 years old.


    • Must have a 20 hour training certificate.


    • Must evidence have customer service skills and ability to communicate orally and in writing.


    • High School diploma or equivalent.


    • Meets all team deadlines and responsibilities, listens to others and values opinions, helps team leader to meet goals, welcomes newcomers and promotes a team atmosphere.


    • Meets commitments, works independently, accepts accountability, handles change, sets personal standards, stays focused under pressure, and meets attendance/punctuality requirements.


    • Deals with others in a straightforward and honest manner, is accountable for actions, maintains confidentiality, supports company values, and conveys good news and bad.


    • Supports values and daily actions and decisions, communicates vision and values to others, generates enthusiasm, incorporates vision when planning.


    • Seeks out and accepts feedback, is a proactive learner, takes on tough assignments to improve skills, keeps knowledge and skills up-to-date, turns mistakes into learning opportunities.


    • Handles customer questions and complaints, communicates with customers, handles service problems politely and efficiently, always available for customers, follows procedure to solve customer problems, understands company products and services, maintains pleasant and professional image.




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