Job Description

Security Officer (Security)
New York, NY, United States of America
$18.00 - $18.00


QPS Security Officer is responsible to ensure the safety of staff and visitors in primarily class “A” office buildings, positions are also available in retail and residential buildings. Monitor access control systems including turnstiles, cameras, loading dock. Screen visitors, guests, contractors and delivery personnel and issue passes to authorized individuals. Prepare incident reports and escalate serious issues to manager(s) as per protocol. Provide direction and assistance to building occupants during emergency incidents. 

Job Skills / Requirements

 Job Requirements: 

  • 3 - 5 years security experience preferred
  • Professional appearance, demeanor and strong customer service skills
  • Must be flexible to work all shifts including weekends, holidays and overtime as needed
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills
  • Veterans with an honorable discharge are strongly encouraged to apply

  • New York State Security Guard License (Required)
  • 8-hour annual Security Officer refresher - current (Required)
  • 16-hour on the job training certificate – (Required)
  • Fire Guard for Impairment F-01 (Preferred), must be obtained within 2 weeks of employment
  • First Aid / AED – CPR certification (Preferred)

QPS maintains operations 24/7/365 and is an “essential business” in the New York area. We work during normal times as well as when other businesses may be closed down. The position requires flexibility and an ability to work whatever schedule and hours are deemed necessary to efficiently accomplish the work and service our clients, which may include working extended hours, weekends, holidays, and/or during emergency situations, such as natural disasters (storms, including but not limited to rain, wind, snow and ice, floods, power outages, fires, earthquakes, etc.), public health emergencies such as the COVID-19 pandemic, government-declared states of emergency, labor strikes, and force majeure events. Accessibility to answer questions by email or phone during off hours in accordance with QPS’ policies is expected. The ability to work this schedule is an essential function of the job.

Quality Protection Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual 

Certification Requirements (Any)

Security Guard License

This job reports to the QPS Approval

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

Number of Openings for this position: 10