Job Posting for Unarmed Protection Officer at Task Force Protection
Headquartered in Wilmington, North Carolina, Task Force Protection has an immediate job opportunity for an Unarmed Protection Officer in Wilson, NC. The Unarmed Protection Officer will conduct unarmed foot and/or vehicle patrol (interior and/or exterior). Additional duties include: control access and egress; compose reports; deter criminal activity and misconduct.
We have immediate openings. These accounts are unarmed, 2 – 4 days per week, graveyard shifts (Typically 10 pm – 6 am) but that may vary from client to client. The environment ranges from indoor assignments at gas station / convenience store chains to mall and retail shops. We also would like to have a couple of “On-Call” Officers available and for travel to other cities and sites. These are inside posts; The rate is $14.00 BOE and location. Overtime may be available. If you have a NC Guard Card that will give you priority interviewing. But we can also assist you with obtaining your NC Guard Card credentials.
Specific Duties and Essential Functions
Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle
Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
Sound alarms or calls police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons
Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles
Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits
Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensures that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements
Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities; maintain written logs as required by the post
Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
Education, Licenses and Certifications Required
Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
Must possess or able to obtain an unarmed security registration within the State of North Carolina within thirty (30) days of employment
Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office
Effective oral and written communication skills
Active listening skills
Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
Attention to detail
Must be at least 18 years old or the minimum age required by the state, if higher
Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
Be able to work flexible schedules and respond to work assignments with little to no advance notice.
Be able to operate radio or telephone equipment.
Demonstrated ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public
Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military
Physical Requirements and Environment
Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat
Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing
Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.
About the Company
Task Force Protection is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace.
Task Force Protection will consider qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws.