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Security Officer Appleton, Wisconsin $15.75

Security Officer

Location: Appleton, Wisconsin |
Salary: $15.75 |
Posted: 5 Mar 2021 |
Closes: 5 Nov 2021 |
Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |
Business Unit: US Secure Solutions |
Region / Division: North America |
Reference: G4S/TP/L4016102/206641

Job Introduction:

Hiring Now!

     1500 dollar sign-on bonus!!!

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Security Officer.  The Security Officer assigned will conduct unarmed foot and/or vehicle patrol (interior and/or exterior), control access and egress, monitor CCTV and alarm systems, compose reports, deter criminal activity and misconduct, and perform other duties as specified in post orders. The Security Officer performs security functions at an assigned post or patrol to ensure a safe, functional environment for employees, visitors and customers and protect property and personnel against fire, theft, vandalism, illegal entry, and other hazards. The Security Officer will keep up to date working knowledge of department policies and procedures, emergency response guidelines and complete security incident report/investigations of security related incidents are accurate and done timely manner. This position will perform visitor control functions, clock rounds, and other duties as assigned. 

As a full time employee of G4S, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Major Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid vacation
  • 401K
  • Opportunities for additional training to aid in your professional development


As an employee you will also be able to participate in the Promote Me! Community. Promote Me! is available to interested current employees as a way to express interest in further advancement, as well as gain information and encourage professional development.

Further, as a current employee you will be eligible to participate in large group rates for the following benefits:

  • Critical Illness
  • Accident Insurance
  • Whole Life Insurance
  • Individual Short-Term Disability
  • Pre-Paid Legal Services
  • Identity Theft Services
  • Pet Insurance


In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all  employees, whether you enroll in a G4S insurance plan or not. And with no premiums to pay!

  • RxCut Pharmacy Discount Program
  • Doctor on Demand
  • Qualsight LASIK Savings
  • Perks at Work: G4S Employee Discount Program
  • Alliant Credit Union
  • Purchasing Power
  • Active & Fit: G4S Fitness Center Membership
  • FinFit: Financial Wellness Program
  • DailyPay: Access your pay when you need it


G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.

**$1500 of bonus will be paid as follows: $750 after 60 days of continuous employment, and $750 after 180 days of continuous employment. Bonus amount is subject to applicable federal and state income withholdings.


Role Responsibility:

Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle
  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
  • Monitors all employees, visitors, and parcels entering and departing the facility; examines badges/credentials and verifies approved entry of employees, vendors and other visitors; maintains visitor logs; and issues and retrieves temporary visitor and contractor badges while maintaining accountability
  • Responds and assists with medical and safety staff with medical emergencies by providing comfort, routine first aid and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and basic fire fighting activities as requested
  • Monitors and operates computer programmed entry system consisting of access alarms, card-readers, automatic gates, turnstiles, recording devices, and video surveillance systems; reports any discrepancies to Shift supervisor/manager
  • Responds to calls for service and directs activities during fires, storms, or other emergencies to ensure plant security and personnel safety
  • Creates complete, accurate and factual incident reports on theft, vandalism, accidents, or other violations and forwards reports to supervisor for appropriate action
  • Checks vehicles for parking authorization and determines if vehicles are parked in restricted areas, visitor space, reserved or handicap parking and issues written warnings and/or parking tickets, as required
  • Implements emergency procedures as situations dictate or as directed and completes departmental forms and records

The Ideal Candidate:

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must complete any State-required training or other qualifications for licensing
  • Must successfully complete a State licensing test if driving a company-owned or client-provided vehicle

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Must possess a minimum of one (1) year of verifiable and successful experience in a security related industry

Skills Required

  • Ability to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors
  • Ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
  • Attention to detail


  • Must be at least 21 years old or the minimum age required by the State
  • Must be a citizen of the United States (pursuant to Federal Aviation Administration Regulations)
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules
  • Must have transportation to get to work
  • Be able to successfully complete all training required for the position
  • Be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors
  • Demonstrated ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public
  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military

Physical Requirements and Environment

Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat

Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing

Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.


About the Company:

EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace

G4S will consider qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action or Diversity and Inclusion, or have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, please contact our Corporate Human Resources Department at (800) 506-6265.


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