Iron Mountain Officer, Safety & Security - Armed in Manassas, Virginia
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.
The Officer, Safety & Security – Armed has the task of monitoring and safeguarding the human assets, intellectual property, integrity, reputation and physical assets to ensure continuity of operations. The Officer, Safety & Security – Armed may be one of the first Iron Mountain employees that many customers and visitors will encounter. The demeanor, appearance and professional attitude that the Officer, Safety & Security – Armed displays with customers, clients or visitors will significantly impact their initial impression of Iron Mountain. Strict adherence to the safety and security policies by these Officers will help establish and maintain a safe and secure working environment for customers and will reinforce Iron Mountain’s commitment to both security and total customer satisfaction.
Functional Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies:
The responsibilities of the Officer, Safety & Security – Armed position requires daily face-to-face dialogue with a wide variety of individuals and personalities ranging from entry-level customers and employees to corporate executives and high-level government officials. The ability to maintain a professional and courteous demeanor during stressful situations, while providing clear instructions and alleviating any confusion regarding policies and procedures, is required. Quick situational assessments and decision making is necessary to maintain the safety and security of the facility. Must have excellent interpersonal, administrative, and communication skills.
The Officer, Safety & Security – Armed must adhere to the Iron Mountain Deadly Force Policy. All company-issued weapons are to remain on company property at all times unless authorized offsite training is required by management.
Able to learn and understand basic computer networking and database concepts, maintain knowledge of physical access control systems, CCTV, and other related systems and equipment, and understand life safety issues.
Able to work effectively in a fast pace and changing environment.
Ability to learn and collaborate with Operations, IT, Real Estate, Procurement, HR, and Legal.
Maintain all issued company uniforms and equipment.
Able to read, comprehend, and follow documentation written in English.
Familiarity with Data Center environment preferred.
Candidates should have prior firearms experience.
Two or more years of experience in Security, Law Enforcement, Corrections or Military (active or reserve) preferred.
Must be 21 years of age
Maintain mandated CPR/AED, Firearm, Handcuffing, ASP Baton training requirements in accordance with company guidelines.
Physical Requirements: Walking, standing, sitting, lifting 20 lbs, bending. Ability to handle rotating shift work. The Officer position requires an average to above average level of physical fitness. The 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 employee or prevent an unauthorized entry. Vehicle and foot patrols required. The position requires a great deal of time standing and moving from position to position, inside and outside of the physical building in a variety of weather conditions.
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.
Our Cores Value at https://www.ironmountain.com/about-us/values s at https://www.ironmountain.com/about-us/values and Code of Ethics are our north star. They provide a solid base for how we do business and behave every day, so each one of us can experience exceptional.
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