Allied Universal DoD Cleared Mid-Shift Security Officer in Herndon, Virginia
Allied Universal Services is seeking a Department of Defense (DoD) Cleared Security Officer .
An Allied Universal Professional Security Officer assigned to this specific job position will be responsible for the protection of and access to highly classified and sensitive equipment, technology and information. Protection of this equipment is extremely regulated in a controlled environment and only highly qualified Professional Security Officers are charged with this critical responsibility. Rigorous adherence and understanding of security protocols is mandatory, as is a US Government security clearance.
Essential Tasks (list not all inclusive):
Protect persons, assets and information
Respond to and assess security alarms or emergency alarms, emergency situations, medical aid, fires, oxygen deficiency alarms, first responder; secure classified information, escort visitors and contractors, secure ingress and egress situations
Ensure the highest quality security services in the protection of personnel, property and information with professionalism; fulfill duties politely, without fear or favor
Preserve order and enforce rules, regulations and directives for the viability of the site and the safety of personnel, equipment and sensitive information
Greet guests and employees in a cheerful and welcoming manner
Answer questions and assist guests and employees
Patrol the facility, internal and external
Report safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances, both through written and verbal means
Know site-specific operations performance manuals and post orders
Open/close, lock/unlock sensitive rooms and areas
Conduct personal sweeps in closed areas; monitor prohibited items in certain areas
Conduct “person lookups” for rights and permissions to specific areas and rooms
Correspond and interact with corporate security personnel regarding orders and execution
Minimum of 3-5 years high-level security experience on DOD site or similar in military
High School Diploma or GED required; Associate Degree or higher (preferred)
Ability to write clear concise incident reports
Understand proper radio protocol
Possess a good working knowledge of Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Be articulate and able to explain a situation coherently
Be a leader and self-starter
Have experience managing or leading a team of individuals
Understand accountability and lead by example
Possess a Department of Defense (DoD) position appropriate level security clearance
Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. With over 140,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: 866.825.5433 or www.AUS.com . We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans.
Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.
Job ID: 2019-271266
Location: United States-Virginia-Herndon
Job Category: Security Officer - Secret Clearance, Security Guard