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Security Guard in New York, NY at ResCare

Date Posted: 11/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/19/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Security Guard

Job Category: Corporate / Support Center

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About Workforce Services

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Security Guard.

About this Line of Business

The Wellness, Comprehensive Assessment, Rehabilitation and Employment (WeCARE) Program provides a continuum of integrated services that evaluate the abilities and address the needs of Cash Assistance (CA) clients with medical and/or mental health condition(s) that may affect their employability. Clinical assessment processes determine clients’ functional capacity outcomes and ability to achieve the goals of wellness and employment or to apply for and receive federal disability benefits.

The WeCARE program has been successful in assisting thousands of New York City clients with clinical barriers achieve self-sufficiency. ResCare Workforce Services is a funded provider for WeCARE services through the New York City Human Resources Administration (HRA).

As a(n) Security Guard you will: 

  • Carries out onsite security activities in order to ensure the security of staff and customers in the WeCARE center
  • Maintains and follows security procedures for building accessibility and related activities (maintenance of visitor logs, sign in and out procedures, etc.)
  • Monitors facility and makes recommendations for security improvements 
  • Follows escalation procedures for security threats or issues, including evacuation procedures
  • Follows security procedures and provides input to management for improvements
  • Reports any breaches related to security
  • Participates in coordination of fire drills and mock evacuation exercises
  • Conducts regular physical inspection of facility, reports any security or safety issues to the supervisor

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Successful completion of 47-hour security guard training
  • Registered Security Guard with the Division of Licensing Services or current active police officer
  • 3 years of experience working as a security guard
  • Training and experience in working with electronic monitoring systems
  • Bilingual or multilingual preferred

Additional Information

Position(s) available in Staten Island, Brooklyn, and Manhattan.

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

494 8th Avenue Suite 1500 , New York, NY 10001 USA