Posted: Dec 28, 2021
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SECURITY AGENT

The Jefferson Hotel - Richmond, VA
Full-time
Application Deadline: N/A
Lodging

Shift Hours: Shifts Vary 7:30am - 3:30pm and 3:30-11:30pm

We are looking for a competent Security Agent to undertake the surveillance of our premises and protection of our staff and guests. You will be responsible for detecting any suspicious behavior and preventing vandalism, thefts, or other criminal behavior. A security officer must be well-trained in surveillance and dealing with perpetrators. The ideal candidate will inspire respect and authority as well as possess a high level of observation. The goal is to help in maintaining excellent working conditions by keeping our hotel safe and problem-free.

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

Aid people in need

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

Submit reports of daily surveillance activity and important occurrences

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

Trained in First Aid/BLS and self-defense

Registered as a security officer

High School diploma is required