Job Description

Security Guard (KNY)
Staten Island, NY, United States of America


Kent Services is a family-owned security, technology and building services firm with a renowned history of delivering unparalleled services through our close to 2,000 employees who cover the entire continental US. We offer an array of careers that deliver a rewarding experience, great benefits and professional growth and development. We challenge our colleagues each step of the way and provide them with the tools to succeed and accomplish their personal and professional goals. Together, we can deliver the highest quality of service to each of our customers and put you on the career path you have been looking for.

Job Skills / Requirements


Examples of duties include, but not limited to, security patrols, enforcing security procedures, protecting property from theft, sabotage, fire and accidents.

Respond to calls for assistance, write reports on incidents, suspicious activities, safety and fire hazards and other security related situations.

Qualified Candidates must: - Posses a NYS security license -Ability to stand for long periods of time - Undergo pre-employment drug screening - Deliver our professional stamp of customer service that our clients deserve Compensation is highly competitive

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma or GED

Certification Requirements (All)

NYS Security Guard License

Additional Information / Benefits

Possess exceptional customer service skills and phone etiquette; prior experience is a plus. 
Able to multitask, write legible comprehensive incident reports, observe and record information, apply attention to detail and people skills, display vigilance, focus and diligence. 
Must be a good communicator, both verbal and written, must be capable of handling typical and crisis situations efficiently and effectively. 
Maintain high standards of attendance and punctuality
Maintain neat and professional appearance at all times. 
Exhibit a friendly and professional demeanor. 
Provide exemplary service in a manner consistent with the values and service mission of the company and the client .

Must have valid Security License
Prior contract security, military or law enforcement experience is a plus
Able to work in a team-oriented environment
Open availability including possible weekends and holidays
Must be at least 18 years of age or older as required by applicable law or contractual requirements
Outstanding interpersonal and communications skills
Ability to start work immediately upon approval

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, 401K/403b Plan

This job reports to the Operations Manager

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Number of Openings for this position: 5