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Security Officer Full Time Downtown Nashville

Operations | Nashville, TN | Full Time

Job Description

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  • About Us
    Cavalry strives to be an extension of our clients' staff in a way that ensures we assist in providing a safe work environment and respond promptly to all situations that may arise.  Cavalry Security Inc. is focused on long-term, strategic-partnerships based on mutual trust, respect, and support signified by our never-ending commitment to add value.
    Cavalry Security Inc. places great emphasis on providing quality and consistent service to all our customers.  We develop a complete and customer-specific service plan with our main objective being the protection of life and property.  However, we never forget our responsibility to favorably impact the public's experience at the client's site.  
    Cavalry has experienced remarkable feedback due to the positive response from the property management community due to our comprehensive service package.  With our value-added approach to providing security services, our customers have come to know and trust Cavalry Security Inc. as a partner in the security industry.
    Security You Need... Service You Deserve

    Under limited supervision, security officers are responsible for observing and reporting safety and security hazards affecting the personnel and property of the Cavalry Security, Inc. customer sites; and to assist in enforcing the client’s safety and security rules and regulations.

    Possess valid Tennessee driver’s license.
    Drug screen and background check.
    18 years of age.
    High School Diploma or equivalent.
    TN Unarmed Security License (preferred) or ability to obtain according to State of TN requirements.

    General Duties
    Duties consist of, but are not limited to, a number of responsibilities necessary to maintain the security and safety of the client site.
    Interacts with a variety of persons including clients, visitors, public safety officials, employees, and the general public.
    Maintains a HIGHLY visible presence observing and reporting all unusual activity and initiates management and client contact escalation procedures.
    Patrolling, inspecting and/ or securing access areas into and onto client’s premises, as well as to highly sensitive locations within the buildings.
    Conducts security checks and inspects building entrances and exits.
    Locks and unlocks areas according to schedule.
    Conducts and reports results of site safety and security inspections.
    Responds to emergency / alarm calls and notifies, assists and directs emergency personnel as necessary.
    Escorts employees to their vehicles as required.
    Operates basic equipment such as a telephone, computer, and other related equipment as necessary.
    Prepares, processes, or transmits various reports.
    Other duties as assigned by Cavalry Security, Inc. management or the Client.

    Physical Requirements
    Must be able to walk, run and climb stairs. 
    Must be able to repetitively open heavy glass and metal doors. 
    Must be able to lift objects weighing up to 50 pounds (opening & closing roll up doors). 
    Must be able to tolerate exposure to outside elements including inclement weather for a 12 hour shift. 
    Must have sufficient hearing to respond to normal verbal speech, alarm signals, radio and telephone communications. 
    Must have sufficient visual acuity to read and understand tenant rosters, employee listings' post order, maps, computer screens, check identification (such as company rosters, driver’s license) and to distinguish the faces of employees, contractors, and visitors. 
    Must be able to stand, walk, and/or drive for up to 90% of a 12 hour shift. 
    Must have a command of the English language that is easily understood both orally and in writing in for the purpose of public interaction and report writing. 

    Work Schedule & Compensation
    We offer flexible full time and part time schedules and an attractive compensation package including competitive wages, training, and opportunities for advancement.
    This position is located in Downtown Nashville

  • Monday Through Friday 10:00am until 6:00pm and one early day a week from 6:00am until 6:00pm

  • Every First Saturday of the month you will come in and work the Art Crawl 

  • 48 Hours Per Week Total

  • $11.00 Hourly