1-3 years of experience
Concerned about your lack of experience? Learn More...
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Law Enforcement
Security Field Supervisor
(This job is no longer available)
Apex3 Security | Chicago, IL
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description


SOS Security has openings for Field Supervisors - Chicago, IL.

SOS Security is a leading provider of security personnel and related services which help a broad range of corporate, government and high profile clientele to protect their people, assets and reputations. In an industry without universally accepted standards, we are recognized for our quality and we treat our clients as partners. We understand the threats and vulnerabilities facing our clients and design customized, cost effective risk mitigation programs accordingly. We reinvest a significant portion of our profits back into all levels of our organization, so we can create a passionate team dedicated to our overall success.

Our basic requirements for THE department are as follows:

* Must have 1 year prior experience in a supervisory position overseeing the work of 3+ employees.
* A 2-year or 4-year college degree is preferred; willingness to pursue secondary education is required.
* Must have an excellent appearance and attitude (pride in your uniform and job is essential).
* Must be customer service-oriented, organized, responsible and professional.
* Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Must be a motivated, self-starter with the willingness and ability to function with limited supervision.
* Must be able to multi-task in a service oriented environment.
* Must be flexible with scheduling, be able to work all shifts and be able to hold over to the next shift or work extra hours as needed.
* Must be willing to be on call via pager and be able to assist the organization in the event of an emergency or to satisfy contractual obligations.
* Must be able to learn and follow policies/procedures for multiple departments.
* Must be willing and able to work in all weather conditions.
* Must have reliable transportation and maintain a valid driver's license in good standing (subject to audits).
* Commercial/residential building security or customer service experience is preferred.
* If selected for this position, you agree to commit to twelve (12) months in the position as floating shift manager before being considered for other opportunities with Sos Security Corporation or any of its affiliates, unless business needs dictate otherwise.


* Interacting with tenants, residents, visitors and client representatives in a friendly, but professional, manner.
* Providing outstanding customer service to all tenants, residents, visitors and client representatives while adhering to company and building policies, including building and maintaining client and tenant relations.
* Ensuring residents and visitors follow access control procedures according to building policy.
* Conducting foot and vehicle patrols as required by each department.
* Ability to write clear, concise and thorough reports, including daily activity and incident.
* Monitoring and recording deliveries according to building policy.
* Coordinating elevators for tenant moves and deliveries.
* Performing assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
* Acquiring a working knowledge of contractual obligations to clients and ensuring compliance.
* Conducting employee inspections and covering open shifts as needed.
* Issuing progressive discipline documentation and assisting with the employee development process.
* Ability to stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time.
* Ability to work in a high-rise building environment, respond to high-rise floors and work in elevators.
* Ability to lift up to 50 lbs on a regular basis.
* Ability and willingness to receive cross training on all contracted posts which will assist department and client leadership during an emergency incident.

Benefits are available for Full Time Employees Minimum thirty hours per week:

Leave: Paid holidays, Vacation/Paid Time Off

Retirement: 401K

Pension where applicable

Insurance: Medical, Dental, Life, Vision

License: 122.001269

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group.

Now the fifth largest security personnel company in the U.S., SOS Security's growth is driven by our ongoing dedication to meet our clients' evolving security requirements.

SOS Security is Headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, with regional and branch offices throughout the United States; SOS Security has become the benchmark for quality and professionalism in the field of security since our founding in 1969. We offer a broad range of services, including: Armed and Unarmed Security; Management & Consulting; Investigations; and Executive Protection.

Secure your future today by joining the SOS Security team Experienced security professionals looking to apply their knowledge in a rewarding team environment truly find a home at SOS. You will become an integral part of the relationship between our firm and our clients.