Am-Gard has been providing security guard service to the southwestern Pennsylvania region for over 40 years. Incorporated in 1983, Am-Gard is a third-generation family owned and operated Pittsburgh based business. We take pride in our support of the communities we serve and local charities including the City of Pittsburgh Police, Veteran’s Leadership Program, Animal Friends, and the Wounded Warrior project just to name a few. Am-Gard is a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association as well as the American Society for Industrial Security and is proud to be one of the largest locally owned security services company in Pittsburgh.
Am-Gard’s headquarters is located in Pittsburgh and we currently provide approximately 20,000+ hours per week of security services to customers throughout the region. With customers having direct access to Am-Gard’s engaged ownership, coupled with an experienced operations team led by our Director of Operations, we are committed to providing superior security services ensuring a safe and secure environment at all our customer facilities. We believe our experience, commitment to excellence and local heritage make Am-Gard the ideal partner to support our clients security and safety program.
Job Skills / Requirements
Actively enforce rules, regulations, policies and procedures
Be firm, fair, and consistent
Provide an empathetic approach to managing any escalated persons and situations
Maintain accurate logs and reports throughout your scheduled shift
Notify the appropriate staff and write detailed, accurate reports outlining any incidents that occur on the property
Strong Customer service and public relations skills
Keen attention to detail
Ability to be part of the security and safety team
Ability to stand, sit, and patrol for long periods of time
Ability to stay calm in high pressure/stress situations
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Passion for helping people and creating a safe and positive work environment
Previous experience preferred
Be at least 18 years of age
A High School Diploma or GED
Additional Information / Benefits
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation
This job reports to the Site Supervisor
This is a Full and Part-Time position 2nd Shift.
Number of Openings for this position: 2