Professional Security Operations Center (SOC) Officer in Ashburn VA

Employer
Allied Universal
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Feb 22, 2017
Closes
Jul 29, 2017
Industry
Retail, Security
Hours
Full Time
Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. Allied Universal, North America’s leading security services provider, is experiencing tremendous growth. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental, vision, flex spending, 401K, an anniversary bonus, and an on-the-spot recognition program.? We promote from within our company!?You can start with little, to no, security experience and become one of Allied Universal’s many success stories.

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Job Description:

Allied Universal Services is currently searching for a Professional Security Operations Center (SOC) Security Officer.

Description:

Professional Security Operations Center Officer (SOC) is very important to the safety and security of our clients’ facilities.
Our professional SOC officers allow us to accomplish our company’s core purpose, which is “to serve, secure and care
for the people and businesses in our communities”. The SOC security officer will be a key contributor to the security
operations team in the event of a crisis situation that would threaten the safe and secure business operations. This
could include, but is not limited to: natural disasters, workplace violence, facility emergencies, fire and issues of
serious injury or illness. Professional Security Operations Center Officer positions require heavy use of computer operating
systems, such as Microsoft and other operating systems.

Essential Functions:

The Professional SOC Security Officer may be asked to perform many essential functions at the facility where they work. Although
not an exhaustive list, these are a few of them:
  • Ensures that the facility is provided with high-quality security services to protect people and property

  • Communicates effectively with the security and safety teams at the facility to assure business continuity

  • Builds, improves and maintains effective relationships with both client employees and guests

  • Answers phones, greets guests and employees

  • Monitors closed circuit television systems and alarms

  • Monitors and operates facility computers systems regularly, as assigned

  • Remains flexible to ever changing environment; adapts well to different situations

  • Reports safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances both verbally and in writing

  • Handles security issues or emergency situations appropriately. Contacts Emergency Services, such as EMT, Fire Dept.,
    etc.

  • Fully embraces security/safety training programs to enhance their ability to advance in their careers

  • Participates in industry specific security/safety training programs to offer our clients the best trained officers at
    their sites

  • Maintains awareness of and familiarity with the site-specific operations performance manual and post orders
Physical and Mental Functions:
  • Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift

  • Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties

  • Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds

  • Run as needed

  • Constant use of both hands and arms in reaching/handling/grasping/fingering while using phone, notepad, writing reports,
    and other administrative tasks

  • Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with public and co-workers,
    view security monitors; includes hand/eye coordination

  • Work in various environments