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Ent Credit Union Headquarters Security Specialist - HEADQ02818 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Position Description:The Headquarters Security Specialist is responsible for supporting the Managerof Physical Security Operations by maintaining a secure and safe environmentfor employees, credit union members, and the public. The Specialist willprovide excellent customer service while protecting Ent Credit Union assetsand supporting a professional workplace.Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:Manages, monitors, and maintains visitor in-processing, door access,alarm, and video surveillance systems.Responds to emergencies and other incidents.Assists the general public, visitors, and employees by answeringquestions, locating offices and providing escorts to secure areas whennecessarPatrols the facility on foot or by vehicle. Protects persons and propertyagainst unlawful intrusion or trespassing, vandalism, prowlers, arson,and other conditions which could negatively affect employee and member safetyor lead to loss of property or life.Assists with evacuations.Immediately reports to Management or Facilities any conditions orcircumstances that are potentially unsafe or hazardous.Investigates suspected crimes on Ent CU premises, and takes appropriatefollow-up action.Files reports pertaining to criminal activity and acts as liaison to lawenforcement.Completes activity reports, completes paperwork, and documents incidents.Other duties as requiredMinimum Formal Education Required for this Position:Knowledge consistent with an Associates Degree in Law Enforcement / CriminalJustice, Physical Security or other related field.Each year of relevant work experience may be exchanged for a year in arelevant degree program or vice versa. For example, a requirement ofKnowledge Consistent with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and 2+ years ofaccounting experience could be substituted for a High School Diploma and 6years of relevant accounting work experience or a Masters Degree in Accountingand 0 years of work experience.Minimum work experience:5+ years of experience relevant to safety or security operations / siteevaluations.Technical or specialized knowledge/skills:Subject matter expertise in the area of corporate and employee security andsafety.Possesses a strong working knowledge of security principles, policies,tools, and procedures.Demonstrates strong breadth of knowledge in corporate security and publicsafety.Follows standard procedures to follow up on security incidents, collectingand reporting appropriate information.Demonstrates good understanding of the financial services industry andemployee / member security and safety requirements.Possesses a good understanding of corporate security systems and controls;some experience / knowledge in integrated physical - information technologysecurity control systems is also helpful.Strong communication skills (written, verbal, and listening).Prior workplace security experience.Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite of products (Word/Excel/Outlook).Certifications required:Drivers license with an acceptable driving record.Certified in First Aid, CPR, and AED within 90 days of employment.(Preferred) Currently certified in First Aid, CPR, and AED usage.Must possess a valid and current Concealed Handgun Permit issued by anyColorado Sheriffs Office.Must qualify with personally-owned and approved firearm on a regular basis ata local certified shooting facility designated by the Physical SecurityOperations Manager.Environmental, physical and psychological requirements:Upon conditional offer for the position, each applicant must completepsychological fitness testing (Minnesota Multiphasic PersonalityInventory-2), which includes an assessment by a certified Psychologist andfollow-up interview with same. A determination will be made as to the mentalwell-being and fitness of each applicant for this armed position.Must be able to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time in a climatecontrolled environment. Must be able to use fingers, hands, wrists forrepetitive tasks such as typing, using a mouse, h