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Security Supervisor/ Fire Lieutenant 3776BR Tennessee 6153315201 Job Description Whelan Security is searching for bright and talented professionals who wish to share in the unique culture of our family business – one where people feel inspired, encouraged, and rewarded Now is your opportunity to join our world-class team as one of the fastest growing contract security companies in the country! Job Duties: Assist security management in all duties Assist with all security functions Conduct all annual and biennial inspections properly and to code Insure all contractors are working within fire suppression codes Order new equipment as required, Maintain all fire suppression equipment in the facility Insure all contractors are working within fire suppression codes Prepare information and work with auditors Coordinate with the Safety Department on any Safety-related issues Take the lead on any and all fire or medical emergency Maintain all fire equipment and gear Handle all Hazmat Materials in compliance with MDOS and SOP Supervise and train shift fire team leaders in suppression and leadership standards Motivate the team to reach higher performance standards Assess and evaluate all members of the Fire Team Insures the general appearance and uniform standards are met All other duties as assigned Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Thorough knowledge of a Fire Team and security policy practices, procedures and techniques Have a working knowledge of all State and federal fire codes Respond to or direct emergency situations inside the facility and coordinate with outside agencies Maintain good working relationships through both written and verbal communication with strict confidentiality, tact, discretion, diplomacy and accuracy Good Judgment, attention to detail, and respect for all personnel, clients and employees Perform physical labor for extended periods of time, lifting up to 100 lbs Physically able to wear full set of PPE and breathing equipment Can bend, crouch, stoop, climb, crawl and climb ladders to high heights Experience: Ability to obtain state security licensing Must possess valid state drivers’ license with excellent driving record Pay for this position will be based on security and/or fire suppression and training experience  Qualifications Performance Metrics:  The Site Supervisor is expected to achieve the following metrics within Whelan’s performance-based business environment: Manage to 2.5% unbilled overtime or less on assigned account Retention of the account Period over period improvement (usually quarterly) of performance metrics specific to the account Personnel inspections and training of assigned personnel each month 100% compliance to the Whelan Mandatory Requirements Lead by example of living up to the Whelan Values Personal Characteristics:  Company-Wide Culture – High Integrity (Character Beyond Reproach), Servant Leader (Never Asking Anyone to Do What You Aren’t Willing to Do), Hands-On Leader, Financially Prudent, Detail-Oriented, Thick-Skinned, Fun. Education Candidates must meet the following educational requirements: Possess at least a high school education or equivalent (GED) Why Whelan? Be Supported:  Whelan employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, supplemental benefits (including dental, vision, short term disability, life insurance, and legal assistance plans), 401(k) retirement plan, employee assistance program, prescription discount cards, paid vacations, and more! Be Challenged:  Our extensive training program and career progression opportunities create an environment where employees can thrive, succeed, and enhance their careers. Be Rewarded: We are proud to acknowledge and reward exceptional employees who make a difference to customers, the team, and the organization through our comprehensive Employee Recognition Program. Be Valued: We are more than a team – we are a family! The distinctive culture of our family business sets us apart from every other contract security company in the industry.  Apply Now!If you are looking for a great opportunity to work in Smyrna for a leader in the contract security industry – APPLY NOW! Click “Apply” to begin the application process immediately; or if you wish to expedite your application, we encourage you to visit our local branch office located at 3354 Perimeter Hill, Suite 142, Nashville TN 37217to apply in person. For more information, you can also call us at 615-331-5201.Not convinced? Listen to what our team members have to say!Smyrna, TN 37167