Wegmans Parking Lot Security Officer in Buffalo, New York
Title: Parking Lot Security Officer Location: NY-Buffalo-AMHERST STREET,601 Amherst Street,Buffalo,NY 14207 Other Locations:
Parking Lot Security Officer - Part-time, mornings/afternoons/evenings, uniformed position
What is my job: To provide a safe and secure store environment for customers and employees by remaining highly visible and approachable in an effort to deter undesirable activity
How do I make a difference? Providing Incredible, Knowledge Based Service
Consistently provide professional and helpful services in a courteous manner Maintain a highly visible profile including standing at the front door, and surveying the store and outside parking areas Conduct employee and customer escorts, as requested, in a proactive manner Intervene and diffuse customer conflicts effectively Inspect perimeter doors, windows and gates to maintain high levels of store security Respond to service requests during emergency situations and document all incidents involving customers and employees Visibly observe customers and employees in an effort to deter undesirable activity inside and outside the store Monitor and report any irregularities (fire hazards, spills, etc.) and any other unsafe conditions immediately
What skills, learnings, and experiences are required?
Working knowledge of applicable NYS Laws and Regulations including fire and safety regulations Knowledge of company and departmental policies and procedures Successful Completion of NYS Security Guard Licensing (New York locations only) Proven ability to problem solve and effectively manage conflict Ability to use good judgment and make difficult decisions that affect the safety and wellbeing of others Ability to maintain effective communication and composure in a stressful environment Always acts with integrity and trust when dealing with customers and employees What skills, learnings, and experiences are preferred and will set me apart?
Law Enforcement, Military, Corrections, Fire/EMT, or extensive security experience Criminal Justice or related degree Work environment:
Work includes sitting and/or standing for up to 4 hours without a break, walking, occasional bending and reaching, along with continuous interaction with customers and co-workers in a fast-paced enclosed environment. The average weight range of items lifted is 10-25 pounds with a maximum weight of force applied of greater than 50 pounds rarely. May be exposed to various allergens. May operate company vehicle Other:
To maintain this position selected applicant must be able to successfully complete the following requirements: NYS Security Guard registration, AED/CPR/First Aid training & certification; successful completion of applicable Asset Protection University training, including an evaluation process This position may require driving a Wegmans vehicle. Candidates may need to submit a Driver's Abstract. Employment at Wegmans may be contingent upon your completion and our evaluation of a drug screen and/or criminal background check. All applicants will be screened; only those closely matching the job posting will be interviewed. Candidate must be available to work varied shifts between the hours of 7am-11pm, including holidays and weekends. Other job titles include "Security Officer," "Parking Lot Attendant," "Security Guard," and "Parking Lot Guard"