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Security Officer (Riverwoods, IL) – Ask About Our Hiring Bonus! 3523BR Chicago (312) 372-4790 Job Description Now Hiring FT/PT Security Officers in Riverwoods We are looking for intelligent, courteous individuals with a friendly attitude, professional demeanor, great customer service skills, and the ability to communicate effectively. The person chosen for this position will be expected to: Secure premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment (CCTV); inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry Obtain help by sounding alarms and following the procedure specific to each client site Prevent losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers Complete Daily Activity Reports by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities while on post Maintain environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment controls Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed and as expressed by the client and Whelan Our security positions are ideal for: Former, transitioning and military reserve personnel Former and future law enforcement officers Hospitality and customer service professionals College students Retirees Qualifications Successful candidates must meet the following requirements: Legally authorized to work in the United States At least 21 years of age or older Demonstrate a stable work history Pass an extensive background screening which includes, but is not limited to, criminal background checks (local, state and federal), drug test, aptitude tests, skills assessment, interviews, and personality profile (behavioral assessment) Must be eligible to obtain the PERC, but a PERC is not required to apply Education Candidates must meet the following educational requirements: Possess at least a high school education or equivalent (GED) Apply Now!   If you have an interest in joining a leader in the contract security industry and would like to work at one or more of our outstanding client locations in the Riverwoods area – APPLY NOW! Click “Apply” to begin the application process immediately. For more information, you can also call us at (312) 372-4790. Not convinced? Listen to what our team members have to say! At Whelan, we value people and we value relationships.Extraordinary people work at Whelan – are you one?   Whelan Security of Illinois, Inc. License No. 122.000986 Riverwoods, IL 60076