Job Description

Armed Security Officer (Squirrel Hill)
Pittsburgh, PA, United States of America

Overview

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

Successful candidates will be able to work in a corporate headquarters environment with excellent public relations and customer service skills.

Officers must be able to:

Communicate effectively with staff and tenant employees

Have a current ACT 235 certification with the Commonwealth of PA

Have excellent report writing skills

Respond to emergencies in a professional manner

Willingness to assist and create a positive work environment.

Have protection of assets experience.

Certification Requirements (Any)

ACT 235 Certification

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days


This job reports to the Director of Operations

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

Number of Openings for this position: 4