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Thank you for your interest in General Security Services Corporation. Below is a list of our current openings.

Security Installation Techician – Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
Brief Description of position: Technicians will install, troubleshoot and maintain integrated security systems including Burglary, Access Control, Fire, CCTV and other related systems

$3,000 Signing Bonus.

Privately owned and locally operated, we are seeking an experienced Installation Technician to join our growing team in Minneapolis! Founded in 1946, General Security Services Corporation (GSSC) remains one of the largest privately held security companies in the Midwest. The Security Installation Technician reports directly to the Operations Manager, but is responsible to the Project Managers on a daily activity basis. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performing installation, startup and closeout of all jobs, assisting System Engineer in design, and other tasks as assigned by the Project Managers.

Responsibilities include:

• Installs and pulls wire as per specifications
• Installs, mounts and wires equipment used in systems
• Test all equipment after termination is made to ensure performance of system
• Signal verification, system testing and troubleshooting
• Educate and train customer on system operation and functionality
• Daily communications with Project Manager on delays, requirements and general status of jobs
• Ensure all jobs are executed within each phase’s estimate. Collaboration with Sales when change orders are required.
• Work with Systems Engineer on startup to ensure complete system compliance
• Work with Project Managers to ensure complete closeout and turnover of jobs to client
• Manage individual truck stock inventory, materials, tools and company equipment.
• Positively represent GSSC to customers with consistent professionalism

Qualifications:

• Burglary, Access, Fire, CCTV, and other system related experience
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience installing commercial security systems preferred
• Computer/Networking experience is a plus
• Ability to read blue prints and schematics
• Strong customer and results orientation
• Motivated team player with positive attitude and desire to learn and deliver high-quality work
• Basic reading, writing, and computer skills required
• High School Diploma or equivalent
• Hold a valid state driver’s license with a clean driving record
• Hold, or obtain, MN PLT within 6 months of employment
• Must pass a background check
• Must be able to work in all types of settings: i.e., new construction, commercial buildings etc.
• Must be able to see, hear, speak and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or other customers; manual dexterity required for occasional reaching, climbing, and lifting of objects, and operating power tools and office equipment.

Compensation:

• Competitive pay depending on qualifications + full benefits package
• Company provided vehicle, cell phone, and FSU
• Continual education & training opportunities

If interested please submit resume with contact information or call 952-858-5094 for more information.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Technician

System Design Engineer – Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
Brief Description of position: General Security Services Corporation (GSSC) is seeking an experienced Security System Design Engineer to assess, plan and design integrated electronic security systems (ESS) including physical security equipment and other automated systems.

Responsibilites:

• Coordinate with clients, subcontractors, local authorities, and in-house staff to plan and implement physical security measures for new and existing client facilities.
• Identify client specific security threats, vulnerabilities and risks.
• Create project documentation for floor plans identifying security component locations, cabling and installation detail, device hardware, project scope and all other activities related to security systems.
• Design, develop and oversee implementation of physical security systems for projects and security systems development, including scope development and review of contractor submittals.
• Perform system integrations and training for new installations.

• Responsible for specifications for all Intrusion detection systems (IDS), physical access control systems (PACS), closed-circuit television (CCTV) systems, fire systems, delay/denial systems and security lighting systems.
• Fire: review all fire system plans with sales to ensure code compliance, components and time allotted. Engineer all UL fire systems and work with team leaders to complete projects properly. Provide finished CAD, framed drawing from installer’s rough drawings.
• Maintain up to date copies of the NEC, NFPA and MN Fire Codes.
• Work with clients to ensure client satisfaction on jobs, both on going and completed.
• Collaborate with in-house staff and installation teams sharing best practices to ensure installations are completed within the proposed scope of work.
• Perform management reporting for area of responsibility.

Qualifications:

One of the following:
– B.S. degree or higher in electronics, electrical engineering, or other field appropriate to the position and two years or more of experience in security systems design.
– Associate’s degree in one of the fields listed above and four years or more of related experience.
– Five or more years of related experience.

• Experience with:
– The design, documentation, and implementation of card access, CCTV, intrusion, fire, burglary, and other security systems to meet operating parameters and standards.

• Current MN Power Limited Technetium license. Must be registered at a minimum.
• Proficiency using CAD, and other graphic programs. Bluebeam knowledge is a plus.
• Team player
• Detail oriented
• Proven track record of meeting and exceeding organizational expectations

Hourly pay range determined by qualifications + full benefits package.

If interested please submit resume with contact information or call 952-858-5094 for more information.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

System Designer

Security Officer – Minneapolis/St. Paul and Surrounding areas, MN
Brief Description of position: Roving Foot Patrols, Deter Vandalism, Loitering, Criminal Damage to Property, Respond for Calls of Service

Hours/Wage:

Positions Available:
1 – Wed – Sun 1400 – 2200 (40 hrs per week $14.40 per hr) – Maple Grove
2 – Mon 1400-2200 / Tues & Wed 1500-2300 / Thurs & Fri 2300-0700 (40 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) St Paul
3 – Mon – Fri 1500 – 2300 (40 hrs per week $14.00 per hr) Minneapolis
4 – Sat – Wed 2300 – 0700 (40 hrs per week $14.00 per hr) Minneapolis
5 – Thurs – Mon 2300 – 0700 (40 hrs per week $14.00 per hr) Minneapolis
6 – Monday 1000-1800 / Fri 1400-2200 / Sat 1000-2230 / Sun 1100-1930 (37 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) St Paul
7 – Mon 0830-1800 / Tue-Thurs 1500-2300 (33.5 hrs per week $14.00 per hr) Minneapolis
8 – Tues – Fri 2300 – 0700 (32 hrs per week $14.00 per hr) Minneapolis
9 – Sat & Sun 0700-1500 & Mon & Tues 1500-2300 (32 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Hastings
10 – Sat & Sun 1500 – 2300 (16 hrs per week $14.00 per hr) Minneapolis
11 – Wed & Thurs 2300-0700 (16 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Bloomington
12 – Sat & Sun 2300 – 0700 (16 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Minnetonka
13 – Sat & Sun 0500 – 1700 (24 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Bloomington
15 – Sat & Sun 1700 – 0500 (24 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Bloomington
16 – Mon – Thurs 1300 – 2100 (32 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Bloomington
17 – Mon – Fri 2100 – 0500 (40 hrs per week $12.00 per hr) Bloomington

Description of position and job requirements:

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Candidates MUST have outgoing personalities with critical thinking skills to be able to work in a fast-paced environment, it is preferable to have prior security, military and/or law enforcement schooling/experience.

All FT positions, working 30 plus hours per week, will be offered our Benefit package which includes Medical, Dental, Life and Short-Term Disability. All employees are eligible for PTO and Holiday Pay.

Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have a HS diploma or GED and must be able to pass a criminal background check. Call 952-858-5094 or submit a resume, with contact information or go to our website, www.gssc.net, to complete the online application.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer

Required education:

GED, Pass Criminal Background and Drug Testing

Transport Officer – Owatonna, Mankato, Albert Lea and Rochester, MN
Brief Description of position: This is a uniformed Security Transport Officer position. This position is part of a 2 person Transport team that responds to hospitals or courthouses for the purpose of the Secured Transportation of Mental Health patients to Treatment Centers for Law Enforcement or County Agencies. Transports are conducted in marked police style squad cars with security screen between passengers patient and Transport team.

Hours:

On-call availability required. Available 2 or 3 days per week and 2 weekends per month. This is not “shift” work. It is on-call response and or Transports pre-scheduled 12 – 36 hours in advance.

Wage per hour :

$12.00-14.00 per hour depending on experience

Description of position and job requirements:

This is a uniformed Security Transport Officer position. This position is part of a 2 person Transport team that responds to hospitals or courthouses for the purpose of the Secured Transportation of Mental Health patients to Treatment Centers for Law Enforcement or County Agencies. Transports are conducted in marked police style squad cars with security screen between passengers patient and Transport team. IMPORTANT: These ARE NOT out of control mental health criminals or untreated psychopathics. Patients are deemed treated or treatable mental health or chemical dependency issues and, are mostly cooperative and generally pleasant people who do not require handcuffing or restraints.

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

General job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, have good driving record. Should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with the general public and people of varying backgrounds in a tactful and courteous manner. Ability to sit in a vehicle for extended periods of time. Complete required reports.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer

Required education:

Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement degree or Corrections / Military experience preferred – but not required

Required Security experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred. Experience in corrections field or experience dealing with people that have mental health or chemical dependency issues – However GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that wants to work as a team player.

Armed Mobile Security Officer – Twin Cities Area, MN
Brief Description of position: Random Inspections of Properties providing lock up service and deterring theft, vandalism, loitering and criminal damage to property.

Hours:

Nights, Weekends and Holidays 24/7 availability – Schedule Discussed at Interview 40hrs per week with potential for Overtime based off Operational Need

Wage per hour :

$14.00

Description of position and job requirements:

Must be able to sit walk stand for extended periods of time, clean driving record, must pass drug screen, personal and professional demeanor when interacting with public, responding to calls for service, providing detailed documentation, oversee and support multiple client and staff in the field.

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have a HS diploma or GED and must be able to pass a criminal background check. Call 952-858-5094 or submit a resume, with contact information.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Armed Security Officer

Required education:

GED, Pass Criminal Background and Drug Testing, Clean Driving Record

Required Security experience:

Clean Driving Record, Previous or Current Armed Experience in Security, Corrections, Law Enforcement or Military.

Security Officer – Onamia, MN
Brief Description of position: Provide security to Customer premises. Foot patrols of property, secure doors, enforce Customer policies on property, respond to calls for service, provide clear documentation and reporting of any incidents. Provide assistance and direction to the general public.

Hours:

FT & PT available. Shifts Mon-Fri are 8:00 pm to 4:00 am, Sat & Sun 8:00 pm to 8:00 am

Wage per hour :

$11.00 – $12.00 depending on availability and experience.

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Description of position and job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, be able to perform foot patrols over uneven surfaces / stairs, stand for long periods of time on occasion, should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with people of varying backgrounds. Would also be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer / unarmed / part time & full time

Required education:

Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement degree preferred – but not required

Security Experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred, however GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that wants to work as a team player.

Access Control Officer – Two Harbors, MN
Brief Description of position: Provide access control to plant facility, Operate truck weight scale system and Process routine paperwork.

Hours:

32 – 40 hours week various schedule day, afternoon and night shift.

Wage per hour :

10.00 – 11.00 hour depending on experience

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Description of position and job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, have good driving record, be able to perform foot patrols over uneven surfaces / stairs, stand for long periods of time on occasion, should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with people of varying backgrounds.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer / Unarmed / Full Time

Required education:

GED / HS Diploma

Security Experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred but not required. However, GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that want to work as a team player.

Mine Security Officer – Hibbing-Virginia-Eveleth, MN
Brief Description of position: Provide Mine Security to customers Mining facility and property. Conduct Access Control procedures, enforce and comply with Safety and Security rules, provide mobile Patrol of mine areas and respond to security incidents, provide clear documentation and reporting of any actions and incidents. Provide assistance and direction to contractors, venders and general public.

Hours:

Various schedules – Days, Afternoons and nights

Wage per hour :

$10.00 – 12.00 depending on experience

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Description of position and job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, have good driving record, be able to perform foot patrols over uneven surfaces / stairs, stand for long periods of time on occasion, should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with people of varying backgrounds.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer / Unarmed / Part Time

Required education:

Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement degree preferred – but not required

Security Experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred but not required. However, GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that want to work as a team player.

Maritime Security Officer – Duluth/Superior, MN
Brief Description of position: Provide Maritime Security to customer port facility. Conduct Access Control procedures, enforce and comply with Facility Security Plan on property, Document and Inspect Vehicles, persons and baggage, provide clear documentation and reporting of any incidents. Provide assistance and direction to the general public.

Hours:

Various schedules – Days, Afternoons and nights

Wage per hour :

$10.00 – 12.00 depending on experience

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Description of position and job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, have good driving record, be able to perform foot patrols over uneven surfaces / stairs, stand for long periods of time on occasion, should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with people of varying backgrounds.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer / Unarmed / Part Time

Required education:

Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement degree preferred – but not required

Security Experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred but not required. However, GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that want to work as a team player.

Security Officer – Duluth/Superior, MN
Brief Description of position: Provide security to Customer premises. Foot and vehicle patrols of property, secure doors, enforce Customer policies on property, respond to calls for service, provide clear documentation and reporting of any incidents. Provide assistance and direction to the general public.

Hours:

FT / PT hours and shifts. Days – Afternoon – Nights

Wage per hour :

$10.00 – 12.00 depending on experience

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Description of position and job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, have good driving record, be able to perform foot patrols over uneven surfaces / stairs, stand for long periods of time on occasion, should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with people of varying backgrounds.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Security Officer / Unarmed / Full/Part Time

Required education:

Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement degree preferred – but not required

Security Experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred but not required. However, GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that want to work as a team player.

Transport Officer – Brainerd, MN
Brief Description of position: Provide secure transport of individuals with mental health or chemical dependency issues as directed by law enforcement officer / health officer or court order. Have ability to drive a transport vehicle safely for extended periods of time – round trip transports average 4-5 hours, with occasional shorter or longer trips. Have on-call availability a minimum of 2 days per week and must respond to requests in a timely fashion. Coordinate and communicate with Law Enforcement and/or medical officials in a professional manner.

Hours:

On-call availability required. Available 2 or 3 days per week. This is not “shift” work. It is on-call in nature. Also prefer at least a couple weekends a month of availability.

Wage per hour :

$11.00 – $12.00 depending on availability and experience.

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Description of position and job requirements: Must be 18, be able to pass criminal background check, have good driving record. Should have good customer service skills and ability to interact professionally with the general public and people of varying backgrounds in a tactful and courteous manner. Ability to sit in a vehicle for extended periods of time. Complete required reports.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Transport Officer / Part-Time & Full-Time

Required education:

Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement degree preferred – but not required

Security Experience:

Previous security experience or military experience preferred. Experience in corrections field or experience dealing with people that have mental health or chemical dependency issues – However GSSC practices character based hiring and will train a motivated candidate that wants to work as a team player.

Security Officer – Le Sueur, MN
GSSC is currently looking for quality individuals that have outgoing personalities with critical thinking skills, and are able to work in a fast-paced environment. MUST HAVE: 2 – 3 yrs Security experience or a previous Law Enforcement or Military background.

Hours:

Saturday 1800-0600, Sunday 2200-0600 (+Holidays) (Hours Vary Pending/Production)

Wage per hour :

$12.00

GSSC will provide free quality training to its employee’s which can be beneficial to assist with advancement opportunities as well as personal and professional growth within the security industry and applicable to other potential future careers for its employees.

Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have a HS diploma or GED and must be able to pass a criminal background check. Call 952-858-5094 or submit a resume, with contact information.

EOE/AA/Disability/Veterans/M/F Employer
Job Type:

Part-time

Required education:

High school or equivalent
Required experience:

Security:

2 years

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