SECURITY (Kingston/Plymouth & Hyannis)

compensation: $18- $20 PER HOUR
employment type: part-time
job title: Security Guard
Job description

K-9 Mercantile Protection is a certified 8a and SOMBA small business and has protected clients and their valuable assets since 1981. We understand the precautions businesses must take and employ a range of tactics to combat theft and vandalism. Highly trained uniformed officers and coat tie personnel, mobile units, K-9 teams and investigative services provide the highest quality security…24/7.

***Shifts needed in Hyannis: 5am - 1pm, 10pm - 5am and 1pm - 8:30pm
***Shifts needed in Kingston/Plymouth 8a-4p, 4p-12a, 12a-8a.

Job Summary:

The Security Guard will protect people and property from possible criminal activity.


· Patrols and monitors an assigned area; reports suspicious activities to local authorities.

· Monitors surveillance cameras, inspects property, and monitors crowds.

· Contacts law enforcement or fire department in case of an emergency.

· After business hours, checks doors, windows, and gates to ensure the property is secure.

· Investigates reports of suspicious activity on the property.

· Reasonably detains persons suspected of criminal activity until law enforcement arrives.

· Escorts discharged staff, trespassers, and other unwelcome parties off the premises.

· Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

· Excellent observational skills and attention to detail.

· Authoritative verbal communication and interpersonal skills.

· Fluent in English; Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a proven ability to communicate effectively and professionally.

· Bilingual/multilingual language skills are desirable.

· Ability to remain calm in high-pressure situations.

· Ability to learn the layout of the property and buildings.

Education and Experience:

· High school diploma or equivalent required.

· Security guard training certification preferred.

· Previous experience a plus, but not required.

Physical Requirements:

· Ability to patrol the property and access areas quickly.

· Physically able to capture and detain individuals if necessary.

· Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and monitoring surveillance equipment.

· Must be able to lift 50 pounds at a time.

**We offer paid training.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Salary: $18.00 - $20.00 per hour

Experience level:

Under 1 year


12 hour shift
8 hour shift
Day shift
Holidays (Paid) In the United States, there are 11 Federal Holidays set by law. See U.S. Code Title 5 Section 6103.
Monday to Friday
Night shift
Week Ends


High school or equivalent (Required)


Security guard: 1 year (Preferred)


Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: On the road
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post id: 7756767691



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