Boston Properties Limited Building Guard - Union in New York, New York

Job Description

Building Guard - UNION

Primary Purpose of Position:

Insure and maintain security and life safety standards under the direction of management and subject to specific building rules.

Essential Functions:

  • Maintain security and life safety standards in accordance with security guidelines established by the company.

  • Available for 1) various shifts, 2) to fill in for other personnel, and 3) to occasionally work extended hours, nights, weekends and holidays to ensure adequate building coverage.

  • Promote and contribute toward overall effort in maintaining a high standard in the operation and safety of the building as well as positive tenant relations through daily work practices.

Non-Essential Functions:

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Pursuant to the terms of the applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement:

  • Preference shall be given to those employees already employed in the building based upon the employee’s seniority, but training, ability, and appearance, where required, shall also be considered

  • If a present employee cannot fill a job vacancy, the vacancy shall be filled by using the Union Section of the New York state Placement Bureau

  • An individual selected to fill this position must become a member of the Union after the thirtieth day following employment

  • A High School diploma or equivalent educational certification preferred.

  • A minimum of 3 years of military, police, or security experience, or specific educational background in a related field.

  • A background clear of prior convictions of criminal acts that could potentially place the building at risk.

  • Possess and maintain all licenses required, including but not limited to:

  • NY State Security Guard Registration

  • Deputy Fire Safety Director Certificate

  • Any other license or certification as from time to time may be required by state, local law, or ordinance

  • Exhibit a willingness to learn.

  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision and as a productive member of a team.

  • Ability to organize and coordinate responsibilities efficiently.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with coworkers, tenants, and vendors.

  • Basic computer skills necessary to operate computer for general day to day work.

  • Ability to demonstrate exemplary tenant relations and provide excellent customer service.

Physical Requirements:

  • Regularly required to stand, walk, reach and use arms to perform tasks.

  • Regularly required to talk and hear.

  • Often required to sit; may be required to climb stairs.

  • Specific vision abilities include close vision and distance vision.

  • Involves movement between departments, buildings, and floors to facilitate work.

ID 2018-2101

Department Property Management

Type Regular Full Time

Building City & State New York, NY

Standard Hours 40

Boston Properties is an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer.