Per Mar Security Services A Full Time 1st Shift Alarm Response Officer - Includes Weekends   in Davenport, Iowa

A Full Time 1st Shift Alarm Response Officer - Includes Weekends


Per Mar Security Services is seeking Security Officers in your area.

Help make a difference in your community by working as an Alarm Response Officers with Per Mar Security Services! We are the largest family-owned security company in the Midwest, operating in 6 states and approximately 2500 employees.

Become an Alarm Response Officer and benefit with the following:- Full time and part time opportunities- Security Officer training- Competitive wages- Health benefit eligibility- Work/life balance- Employee Referral Bonus ProgramThe ideal candidate will be flexible with scheduling, be dependable, have excellent customer service skills, have great oral and written communication skills, and have a positive attitude.Must have a high school diploma or GED, be at least 18 years of age, and be able to pass a background check and drug screen.

Must have a clean driving record and previous security or Military experience is preferred for this position.

Starting wage is $12/hr. The schedule is 1st shift and does include the weekends. Must have a clean driving record.Be a part of our winning team!Join the Midwest's Largest Family-Owned Security Company!

Job Summary:

Alarm Response Officers serve as a safeguard to the client’s premises and a customer service representative, providing escort for vendors and visitors, conducting foot patrols, restricting access as required, and providing general security for the facility.

*Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Respond to alarms and emergencies as directed in post orders.

  • Complete perimeter/interior building searches

  • Look for and report potential safety hazards.

  • Wear and maintain appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) as outlined for the position and follow all PPE policies and procedures.

  • Complete scheduled stops at clients facilities

  • Follow all client site specific duties, as required and outlined in post-orders.

  • Work additional hours when necessary – fill open shifts, as needed.

  • Adhere to the highest standards of ethical business conduct and compliance by acting lawfully, ethically, honestly and professionally in the performance of their jobs at all times as well as be in compliance with company policy and procedures as it relates to their job function.

  • Assume responsibility for understanding and complying with Per Mar Security Services attendance expectations.

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by interacting with the Per Mar Security Services internal/external customers (including, but not limited to: current customers, prospective customers, clients, vendors, co-workers, supervisors and management) in a mutually respectful manner regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation and all other protected classes.

  • When appropriate, inform customers of Per Mar Security Services of products and services and refer business to appropriate department.

*Essential Functions to be performed with or without a reasonable accommodations

Position Requirements


  • High School Diploma/GED

  • 18 years of age or older

  • Previous experience in security, law enforcement, or other related fields

  • Familiarity with security equipment

  • Ability to handle physical workload

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Must possess the values important to Per Mar Security – Integrity, Communication, Excellent Service, and Accountability.

  • Must be willing to participate in the Company's pre-employment screening process, including drug screen and background investigation.

  • Per Mar is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Women/Minorities/Veterans/Disabilities

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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