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Sunstates Security is currently hiring for full-time Armed Security Officers in the Charlotte area. This downtown Charlotte government facility requires a mature person with demonstrated personal relations skills that can interact with a variety of tenants, visitors and circumstances. This position supports the access control system of the facility and insures any potential weapons do not enter the facility. The selected individual must possess mature judgement, an ability to adjust to changing situations and the willingness to set a positive professional example both in action and appearance. This position interacts with employees, visitors, and officers in an ever changing environment requiring diplomacy while enforcing the rules of the facility. To be considered a person must have the above attributes and be able to become armed qualified. Prior experience in security, law enforcement, department of corrections or the military is a plus. This position is considered a stepping stone to a supervisor position. This facility is open Monday – Friday from 7 am till 6 pm with weekly meetings that may extend well into the evening. Parking is available at a reduced rate. The work environment is exceptional as are the tenants and the building management. The starting rate of pay is $13.47/hour.
A Security Officer may perform a multitude of duties as specified by the Post Orders and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). The Security Officer will read and become extremely knowledgeable of Post Orders and SOP, and will be able to act quickly and efficiently according to such directives.
High School diploma or equivalent
Only candidates who meet our rigorous employment standards and who are excellent matches for open positions (as personally verified by Site Managers) are invited to join our security team.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and supporter of our military veterans!
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Short Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan
Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Psychological Exam