Allied Universal

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Security Officer

at Allied Universal

Posted: 1/2/2019
Job Reference #: 247183

Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-NV-Carson City | US-NV-Reno | US-NV-Sparks
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Security Officer
    Workdays Available
    Monday - Friday, Saturday - Sunday
    Shifts Available
    Evening, Overnight
  • Overview

    We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 160,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! Approximately 65% of our managers were internally promoted! ?You too can start with little, to no security experience and become one of Allied Universal’s many success stories. We have great part-time and flexible schedules! Start your phenomenal career with Allied Universal today!

    Job Description

    The Security Officer is the heart of Allied Universal Services. The security proffesionals accomplish our company’s core purpose which is “to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses in our communities”. The Professional Security Officer is responsible for the safety and security of the facilities they protect. Our security officers act as a visible deterrent to crime and client rule infractions; they detect and report suspicious unsafe or criminal acts at or near their assigned posts which may be a threat to the property, clients, guests or employees at the site. Although essential activities may differ based on the facility at which they work, below are some of the standards:


    • At least 18 years of age or older
    • High School diploma or GED
    • Efficient written/ oral communication to deal effectively with all business contacts
    • Ability to obtain a valid PILB guard card
    • Have intermediate computer skills
    • Ability to handle crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently

    Ability to:

    • Work in various environments such as cold weather, rain/snow or heat
    • Occasionally lift/ carry up to 40 pounds
    • Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
    • Stand or walk on various surfaces for long periods of time

    Benefits/ Salary (Full-Time Officers):

    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401-K
    • Anniversary Bonus
    • On the spot recognition
    • Pay starting at $13.00 per hour


    In the Security Industry, a Professional Security Officer may be required to possess a guard card/license depending on the state in which they are employed. The guard card/license is paid for by the owner of the license and becomes the property of that individual.


    Allied Universal is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce. Allied Universal will provide qualified individuals with reasonable accommodations pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or any other applicable state or local laws. We are committed to hiring veterans and reservists. Since 2013, we have hired over 25,000 heroes.

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    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!