NANA Regional Corporation Security Officer in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Security Officer

Description

Lockwood Hills, a wholly owned subsidiary of Akima, LLC, provides mission support services to federal agencies and the military. With expert capabilities across four service areas, Lockwood Hills facilitates some of the most demanding and critical missions in the world. Our work includes safeguarding vital installations and personnel, maintaining and modifying aircraft, keeping operations on track with integrated logistics, and driving business with records management and administrative support services.

Duties

The supervisor shall have functional responsibility over all Security guards posted during his shift, ensuring all post assignments are properly executed and shall be capable of performing all security guard job functions/duties.

Security Guard Post assignments will include the following:

(a). Access control

(b). Package Screening.

(c). Personnel screening;

(d). Traffic control;

(e). Visitor processing;

(f). Vehicle inspection;

(g). Communications and dispatching;

(h). Patrol operations;

(i). Emergency and event response.

Physical Demands

(a). Security Guards and supervisors are expected to be physically able to perform the following tasks or functions in the performance of their assigned duties:

(1). Frequent and prolonged walking, standing, sitting, and stooping, up to 12 hours per day, either indoors or outdoors, during daytime or nighttime. Outdoor posts may require the individual to withstand extreme heat, humidity, cold, and/or severe weather (e.g., snow, sleet, rain, hail, wind) for up to four hours without shelter. Some posts have no chair/seating available; thus, the individual must be able to stand for up to four consecutive hours.

(2). Frequent contact with the general public, law enforcement, and dispatch centers, requiring the ability to speak clearly and distinctly and remain calm in stressful situations (e.g., confrontations with angry, distraught, disturbed, or violent persons).

(3). Ability to remain on post up to three consecutive hours without eating, drinking, or relieving bladder/bowels.

(4). Ability to maintain a high degree of alertness for up to 12 hours, with the ability to mentally and physically react quickly to a variety of unexpected and dangerous situations. Use of senses (sight, hearing, smell, touch) is necessary to discern unusual or dangerous situations.

(5). Ability to use handcuffs, baton, and firearm at any time while on duty.

(6). Ability to read/understand post assignments and write reports (handwritten and electronically using on line forms and Microsoft Office applications, i.e. Word, Excel, Access, etc. Ability to read, understand and carry out both routine and emergency dispatches/orders.

(7). Ability to verbally or physically subdue violent, potentially violent or disturbed individuals, or intervene in a crisis situation (e.g., provide emergency first aid/CPR while waiting for arrival of paramedics or other emergency personnel).

(8). Occasional running, sprinting, lifting up to 45 lbs. of weight, and climbing stairs (e.g., responding to emergencies, ensuring timely and complete facility evacuations, giving pursuit, etc.).

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

A.Be citizens of the United States of America, no exception.

B.All personnel must be able to pass a favorably single scope background investigation (SSBI) prior to commencing work.

C.All Applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment Medical exam to include drug screening.

C.Be in possession of a valid Social Security Card issued by the Social Security Administration.

D.Be at least 21 years of age.

E.Possess either a high school diploma or a GED equivalency certificate.

F.Be able to speak English fluently, read and comprehend written English, and compose coherent written reports in English.

G.Be in possession of a valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle in his/her state of residence.

H.Additionally, applicants for Security Guard must meet one of the criteria set forth in sub section 1.

Sub Section 1

1.Shall have graduated from a municipal, county, state, or Federal basic law enforcement training academy or successful completion of a Police Officer’s standard Training course qualifying the student for employment as a law enforcement officer followed by three (3) consecutive years of employment as a municipal, county, state, or Federal law enforcement officer within the last 10-years.

OR

2.Shall have three (3) years of active duty military service in a law enforcement occupation or specialty and received no less than a General discharge.

I.All security guard applicants must successfully complete required training to include but not limited to; Firearms, x-ray and magnetometer training.

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance to apply to an open position using our website.

Please do not use the dedicated email or phone number above to inquire on the status of your job application.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Security, Intelligence & Defense Analysis

Primary Location: US-WV-Harpers Ferry

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: LOC00398