Job Description

  • Category
    Specific Schedule
    On Call Mon-Sun Varies
    PRN/On Call
    Village Center
    USD $12.50/Hr.
    USD $13.75/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    Friendship Village Tempe is seeking an on-call Security Officer to pick up shifts as needed.


    • Protects the assets and reputation of the organization.
    • Patrol premises to prevent and detect irregularities within the campus and ensure security of doors, windows, and gates.
    • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of residents, employees, visitors, and other persons to maintain security of premises.
    • Respond to alarms and investigate emergency conditions such as fire or smoke.
    • Conduct and report on all facility fire drills and disaster preparedness.
    • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, theft, unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences.
    • Answer telephone calls to take messages.
    • Answer questions, and provide information to residents, employees and visitors on campus.
    • Respond to any call for assistance with the commitment to always assist however possible owning it through completion.
    • Communicate, interact effectively and tactfully with those on campus.
    • Provide on-campus transportation by cart and off campus with provided patrol vehicle as needed.
    • Fill out Incident Reports and Daily Activities Reports documenting all activity observed during a shift.
    • Keep Security issues in strictest confidence never sharing information with those not authorized.
    • Maintain composure in emergency situations.
    • Monitor and operate campus video survellance equipment.

    Employee Culture:
    An review from Security Officer on Sept 20, 2018: "Working for the village is a pleasure, especially when it comes to working with the residents. The residents make it worth work there. It like one big family."

    Education & Experience

    • High School diploma or GED preferred.
    • Prior Security experience in dealing with the public preferred.
    • Requires good judgment in following policies and procedures.
    • Must possess basic computer skills.
    • Must possess a current, valid Arizona Driver's License

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Must be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds.
    • Must be able to walk long distances, stand on feet for long periods of time, and may be required to bend, stoop, crouch, and climb ladders.
    • May be exposed to the elements of weather (heat, cold, rain, dust, noise, and fumes).

    Employee Benefits:

    At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer On-call/PRN employees the following:

    • Opportunities for Advancement
    • Competitive Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Employee Referral Bonus
    • Employee Discounts
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Employee Events
    • Employee Recognition Programs
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Military Time Off

    Keywords: security, protection, security officer, police, guard card, security guard

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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