Perform randomized vehicle patrols of multiple locations, providing real time reports of any and all security related issues.
Job Description: The Patrol Officer is an entry level, probationary position that performs security enforcement functions for multiple locations.
Thoroughly monitor and patrol the parking areas and rear of the assigned property to deter crime and enforce property policies.
Conduct foot patrols through courtyards, management offices, pools, corridors and parking areas where assigned and as needed. *Refer to site specifics for frequency requirements.
Complete detailed electronic reports of all activities and observations during dedicated shift with emphasis on names, times, unusual occurrences, etc.
Notify property management, law enforcement and/or Great Lakes Security supervisory staff when necessary to properly and safely perform duties.
Be on the lookout for suspicious activity and/or persons; documenting your encounters and notifying proper authorities as necessary to enforce no-loitering policies, trespass orders and protecting property and persons.
Conduct parking enforcement checks; documenting illegally parked, non-registered, abandoned and vandalized vehicles.
Provide direction and assistance to tenants and authorized visitors regarding security related functions and reasonable customer service requests.
Conduct all service in a manner that promotes service, integrity, respect and fairness.
Other duties as assigned.
Desired Skills & Experience: Prior private security, military service, and/or law enforcement experience is preferred, but not required.
Great Lakes Security, founded by law enforcement and military professionals, provides a variety of protective services available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year within South East Michigan.
We make a passionate effort to shift the paradigm and image of the stereotypical security "guard" by providing a unique, professional and polished look to the industry. Society’s perception of non-law enforcement security personnel is of an unkempt, uneducated and inefficient individual. This stigma has created a challenge for businesses seeking professional security services. We here at Great Lakes Security hope to change that.
Randomized Vehicle Patrols
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Pool Lockup and Monitoring
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Why Great Lakes Security?
Somewhere between having a live dispatcher answer whenever you call, to receiving an incident report with photos in your email inbox the morning after, you will notice "Security You Can Trust" in operation. 99% of our clients have been serviced under month-to-month contracts. Most of our business comes from word of mouth or repeat clientele.
Our focus is establishing long-term relationships with our clients and providing quality professional services and not just selling a price like traditional security companies. We staff a 24 hour operations and dispatch center to expedite response to emergency calls, coordinate field operations, and process daily reports.
We employ a unique database technology that is exclusively built for Great Lakes Security, for reporting and documenting information on events and incidents, trespass warnings, parking violations and crime related intelligence. It comes standard to provide next day automatic reports delivery to clients through email.
Our radio and data communications equipment are state-of-the-art. Technology and equipment are integrated for field operations with in-car laptop computers and special patrol equipment.
We strive to only employ professionals that want to grow in the security field with our company or use the experience they gain as a stepping stone for law enforcement. Training programs strategically exercised during initial hiring and on-going employment of employees contribute a major role in our organizational procedures.
We have the unique capabilities of establishing crime prevention efforts and aiding clients in developing long-term security strategies in diverse areas stretching from upscale residential communities to low income housing projects.
We are confident with the combination of our professional capabilities and our knowledge and experience in the private patrol industry Great Lakes Security will yield the best possible service relationship with you and your organization.
Role: Patrol Officer
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