Security Officer (Overnight Shift)

Metro Detroit, MI

Argo AI logo
Argo AI
Apply now Apply later

Who we are:

Argo AI is in the business of building self-driving technology you can trust. With experienced leaders in the field and collaborative partnerships with some of the world’s largest automakers, we’re building self-driving technology that is engineered to scale globally and transform mobility for millions. 

Talented individuals join our team because they share our purpose to make it safe, easy, and enjoyable for everyone to get around cities. We aspire to impact key industries that move people and goods, from ride hailing to deliveries.

Meet the team:

The Security Officer at Argo AI will work to maintain daily security programs that create a safe work environment for all Argo AI personnel, information, and property; all while contributing to and protecting the company culture we all are so proud of. This role will be responsible for managing physical and personnel security operations in the Dearborn, MI location during the overnight shift, which is our largest site and company headquarters. This role will work closely with our Manager of Physical Security and Facilities team to ensure safety protocols and standards are consistently met throughout our office. This individual will be an ambassador of Argo AI’s culture and values when working with all employees and guests!

What you’ll do:

  • Ensures that the facility is provided with high-quality security services to protect people and property
  • Enforcement of stringent and vigilant Access Control procedures
  • Conducts patrols as required of facilities to ensure a safe and secure environment
  • Communicates effectively with the security and safety teams at the facility to assure business continuity
  • Builds, improves and maintains effective relationships with both employees and guests
  • Answers phones, greets guests and employees
  • Monitors closed circuit television systems and alarms
  • Monitors and operates facility computers systems regularly, as assigned
  • Remains flexible to ever changing environment; adapts well to different situations
  • Reports safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances both verbally and in writing
  • Handles security issues or emergency situations appropriately. Contacts Police, Emergency Services, such as EMTs, Fire Dept., etc.
  • Fully embraces security/safety training programs to enhance their ability to advance in their career
  • Participates in industry specific security/safety training programs to offer our employees and visitors the best trained officers at their sites
  • Maintains awareness of and familiarity with the site-specific operations performance manual and post orders
  • Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required while setting priorities and following up on assignments
  • Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
  • Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties
  • Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds
  • Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat

What you'll need to succeed:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • At least 7 years of verifiable prior security, law enforcement or military experience, 10 years preferred
  • Current Dearborn, MI Act 235 or PA Act 120 Certification & Current CA Bureau of Security & Investigations Certification for Armed Security Officer
  • Must possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines
  • Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; computer skills required
  • Must have good and clean driving record
  • Ability to operate motor vehicles in accordance with Michigan driving laws and requirements
  • Ability to drive out of building and stage Argo's vehicles starting 6:00 AM inside the fenced lot
  • Clearly document and report the driving/staging of vehicles process daily
  • Ability to follow all applicable safety rules and regulations
  • Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions
  • Must be able to obtain a valid Guard License as required in the state for which you are applying
  • As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test
  • As a condition of continued employment, employee must maintain current active status of all required License at all times, and must carry the license at all times while on duty
  • Must display exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • Remain flexible to ever changing environments; adapt well to different situations
  • Intermediate computer skills to utilize innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites
  • Ability to maintain satisfactory attendance and punctuality standard
  • Neat and professional appearance
  • Ability to provide consistent exceptional quality customer service
  • Ability to handle both common and crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently
  • Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones
  • Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)

What we offer you:

  • High-quality individual and family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting
  • Employer-paid group term life insurance and the option to elect voluntary life insurance 
  • Paid parental leave 
  • Paid medical leave
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Complimentary daily lunches, beverages, and snacks
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly wellness stipend 
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Discounted programs that include legal services, identity theft protection, pet insurance, and more
  • Company and team bonding outlets: employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiatives

Our Background:

Argo AI was founded in late 2016 by industry experts with extensive experience building robotic systems for commercial applications. Our once-small team has since grown into an over 1,000-person strong company with strategic partnerships with two of the world’s leading automakers: Ford and Volkswagen. Our self-driving system is the first with commercial deployment plans for Europe and the U.S., and thanks to an ability to tap into both automakers’ global reach, our technology platform has the largest geographic deployment potential of any self-driving technology to date.

At Argo AI, we believe that embracing differences delivers superior results. We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job tags: AI Military
Job region(s): North America
Job stats:  3  0  0
  • Share this job via
  • or

Explore more Information Security career opportunities