Iron Mountain Security & Safety Officer - Armed in Boyers, Pennsylvania
At Iron Mountain we protect what our customers value most, from the everyday to the extraordinary, while helping them bridge the physical and digital world. Our people have the opportunity to bring their creativity to a workplace that thrives on change. Here, you will be part of a team that doesn’t just embrace what’s exceptional. It creates exceptional.
Specific duties include:
•Controlling and monitoring daily access of individuals and vehicles into and out of the Underground facility; ensuring that all who enter are properly identified and authorized.
•Conducting vehicle and personal property searches, and operating both x-ray equipment and magnetometers to identify and prevent the entry of prohibited items in accordance with established policies.
•Monitoring security and fire alarm systems, as well as designated CCTV covered assets, and responding to alarms and/or potential security breaches in accordance with established procedures.
•Responding to emergencies and collaborating with other internal departments and outside public safety personnel to facilitate emergency evacuation, if necessary, and minimize loss.
•Conducting routine visual inspections of key assets and locations within and outside the Underground through scheduled roving patrols.
•Assisting employees, tenants and visitors as needed with safety and security issues and concerns.
•Appropriately documenting any significant security or safety incidents and completing other departmental reports in accordance with established procedures.
•Providing specific direction to individuals regarding compliance with the rules and regulations of the facility.
•Performing effectively as part of a shared responsibility team that protects people, property, information, and the Iron Mountain Brand.
•Position requires the need to provide specific direction to others with regard to compliance with rules and regulations of the facility, particularly with regard to the entry and exit procedures. The position also requires the ability to take charge and provide clear direction to all personnel in the event of a safety or security related situation (i.e. fire or emergency evacuation).
•The ability to quickly and effectively assess and resolve situations which may present a threat to the safety or security of anyone within the Underground facility is paramount. As an armed officer, quick situational assessments and decisions regarding the need to employ force and the level of force necessary, must be made and implemented according to established policies and procedures.
•The uniformed and armed Security Officer may be one of the first Iron Mountain employees many external customers and underground tenants encounter. The demeanor, appearance and professional attitude that the Security Officer displays with customers, clients or visitors will significantly impact their initial impression of Iron Mountain. Strict adherence to the security and safety policies by these Officers will help establish and maintain a safe and secure working environment for customers and their employees and reinforce Iron Mountain’s commitment to both security and total customer satisfaction.
•The Security Officer position requires an average to above average level of physical fitness. As an armed position, the Security Officer has to be confident in his/her ability to carry a weapon for an entire shift, train in the use of different weapons and have the physical strength to retain a weapon in the event of a physical altercation. The Security Officer must have the physical and mental capability to become involved in a physical altercation if necessary to prevent an assault, disrupt a fight, handle a disruptive or combative person or prevent an unauthorized entry. The position requires a great deal of time standing and moving from position to position.
•Must have superior verbal and written communication skills, as well as experience with managing highly stressful situations.
•Valid Pennsylvania State Driver’s License.
•Current Pennsylvania Act 235 certification.
•High School diploma or GED required; College degree preferred.
•Two or more years of experience in Security, Law Enforcement or Military preferred.
Category: Security Group
Iron Mountain Incorporated, founded in 1951, is the global leader for storage and information management services. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world in approximately 50 countries, Iron Mountain stores and protects billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts.
Providing solutions that include information management, digital transformation, secure storage, secure destruction, as well as data centers, cloud services, and art storage and logistics, Iron Mountain helps customers lower cost and risk, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and enable a digital way of working.
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