Security Officer

Location: Dallas
Discipline: Hospitality
Job type: Temporary to Permanent
Salary: $15.00 - 16.00
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 17 June 2024 - 31 July 2024

Our client, a luxury hotel located downtown Dallas next the Reunion Tower, is looking for a competentSecurity Officer to undertake the surveillance of our premises and protection of our staff and hotel guests. You will be responsible for detecting any suspicious behavior and preventing vandalism, thefts or other criminal behavior.

The ideal candidate will inspire respect and authority as well as possess a high level of observation.The goal is to help the company in maintaining excellent working conditions by keeping our facilities safe and problem-free.The shifts for this position are primarily during the day.

Responsibilities:

  • Patrol premises regularly to maintain order and establish presence.

  • Monitor and authorize entrance of vehicles or people in the property.

  • Remove wrongdoers or trespassers from the area.

  • Secure all exits, doors and windows after end of operations.

  • Check surveillance cameras periodically to identify disruptions or unlawful acts.

  • Investigate people for suspicious activity or possessions.

  • Respond to alarms by investigating and assessing the situation.

  • Provide assistance to people in need.

  • Apprehend and detain perpetrators according to legal protocol before arrival of authorities.

  • Submit reports of daily surveillance activity and important occurrences.


Requirements and skills:

  • Proven experience as security officer or guard.

  • Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety.

  • Familiarity with report writing.

  • Excellent surveillance and observation skills.

  • Tech-savvy with experience in surveillance systems.

  • Ability to stand for long persons of time and walk moderate distances.

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays.