Security Officer/ Guard Floater (Chicago, Loop) job – Premier Security Corporation – Chicago, IL

Security Officer/ Guard Floater (Chicago, Loop)

Premier Security Corporation

12 reviews

Chicago, IL

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.

Premier Security has relationships with over 35 clients and close to 400 employees. Our specialty is the Chicago market, which allows us to provide a close relationship versus global service providers


  • Interacting with visitors, tenants, vendors and client employees in a friendly, but professional, manner.
  • Providing outstanding customer service to all tenants, visitors and client representatives while adhering to company and building policies.
  • Ensuring tenants, visitors, messengers and vendors follow access control procedures according to building policy.
  • Ability to write clear, concise and thorough reports, including daily activity and incident.
  • Ability to use access control computer systems.
  • Ability to perform assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to work in elevators and respond to high rise floors.
  • Ability to work exterior posts in inclement weather.
  • Ability to respond to emergency calls from or situations involving visitors, tenants, vendors and client representatives and follow department procedures to properly handle the situation.
  • Ability and willingness to receive cross training on all contracted posts which will assist department and client leadership during an emergency incident.


  • Must be at least 20 years of age.
  • Must be a high school graduate (GED accepted) and provide us with your original diploma and/or official transcripts.
  • Must have 20 Hour Basic Security Training Certification
  • Must pass a stringent pre-employment background investigation, including drug screen, demonstrating a stable work history and/or education.
  • Must disclose all criminal convictions and pending charges.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing (subject to periodic audits) if working at a location that requires driving, including for operating a golf cart.
  • Must have an excellent appearance and attitude.
  • Must be customer service-oriented, organized, responsible and professional.
  • Must be willing to “go the extra mile” in welcoming and assisting building tenants, visitors and client representatives.
  • Must have strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must have an excellent attendance and job performance record.
  • Must be a motivated, self-starter with the willingness and ability to function with limited supervision.
  • Must be able to multi-task in a service oriented environment.
  • Must be flexible with scheduling and be able to hold over to the next shift or work extra hours as needed.
  • Must be capable of evaluating, investigating and reporting all types of security incidents.
  • Must have reliable transportation and maintain a working telephone number through which we can contact you.
  • Must wear our professional uniform and maintain our high standards for grooming and appearance.
  • Must provide a valid PERC (blue card) ONLY if you have received one in the past.

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