G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc. Shift Security Supervisor (Houston, TX) in Houston, Texas

Job Introduction:

The world’s leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Shift Supervisor. As a Shift Supervisor, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of client facility. The Shift Supervisor ensures contract compliance by regularly inspecting the post and facility assigned, as well as, security staff supervision, and conducting performance evaluations. The Shift Supervisor is the senior contractor security officer on duty in the absence of the Project Manager. Other duties include, but not limited to, safety direction, quality assurance, planning, organizing, directing and controlling the security team during normal and emergency operations.

G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.

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.

Role Responsibility:

  • Provide supervision to security officers
  • Coordinate and oversee staffing, scheduling, and on-site training for security officers
  • Ensure quality of service and contract compliance by regularly inspecting the post and facility assigned to
  • Promote and enforce safety measures
  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities; maintain written logs as required by the post
  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
  • Conduct performance appraisals and implement and/or recommend progressive disciplinary actions
  • Assist with payroll functions and prepare and review client required reporting

The Ideal Candidate:

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required
  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess a current and valid driver’s license
Type and Length of Specific Experience Required
  • Must possess a minimum of one (1) year of meaningful and verifiable supervisory experience
  • Must possess a minimum of (1) year of work experience with customer service or receptionist duties in a high-profile corporate environment
  • Must possess a minimum of (1) year of security experience
  • Must possess prior work experience in the direct supervision of security personnel
  • Must possess one or more of the following:
  • Experience in Law Enforcement, Corrections (government owned/operated), Military (including Reserves, National Guard, and/or Coast Guard)
  • Associate’s degree (or higher)
  • 5 years of verifiable supervisory experience
Skills Required
  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • 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 18 years old or the minimum age required by the state, if higher
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
  • Be able to work flexible schedules
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors
  • Must not use illegal drugs. Must be able to pass a drug test with negative results (except when undergoing documented medical treatment).
  • Must submit to an extensive background check, including criminal history, personal references, employment and education verifications, and Department of Motor Vehicle and credit checks if applicable
  • 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, lifting, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.

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

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

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.

Job Reference: SS44762

Number of Positions: 1

Job Category: Security/Protective Services

Contract Type: Full Time

Salary: $15 - $15

Location: Houston, TX

G4S Region: Americas

Country: United States

G4S Business Unit: G4S - Corporate HQ

Closing Date: November 7, 2016