Whelan Security

Our Company

With headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, Whelan Security is a family-owned company providing private security across many diverse industries and vertical markets including corporate headquarters, commercial real estate properties, financial institutions, educational campuses, manufacturing and industrial facilities, retail shopping centers, residential communities, and sensitive government facilities throughout the United States.In addition to traditional private security service, our company also offers uniformed security and staffing services to major events (including collegiate and professional sports venues, convention centers, and political conferences) and provide emergency response services to natural disasters, labor disputes (including strikes and work stoppages), plant shutdowns, and industrial accidents.

Since opening our doors in 1949, Whelan has grown to become one of the largest security companies in the United States and is also recognized as one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in the country. Our company success is built upon a culture focused upon our integrity-based core values, teamwork, a spirit of humility and doing what is right by our clients and for our employees. 

$18.50 - $22.00 hourly
Whelan Security San Mateo County, CA, USA
Apr 04, 2019
Full time
WHELAN SECURITY IS NOW HIRING **TEXT “WHELAN” TO 98199 TO JOIN OUR TALENT NETWORK** Join Our Team! At Whelan Security, we are passionate about our people. We believe in fostering an atmosphere where you will feel inspired, encouraged and rewarded. We’ll treat you with respect and provide the potential for you to grow a great career. We are searching for bright and talented professionals to join our world-class security team! Duties include but not limited to: Customer Service skills Observe and report activities at an assigned site Ability to sit, stand and/or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) Ability to work indoor and outdoor in a variable environment Climb stairs, ladders or ramps occasionally during shift Respond quickly to critical situations Provide access control to facility Ability to read and write detailed reports Enforce procedure, regulation, and standards of client Occasionally lift or carry up to 50 pounds Other duties as assigned by Whelan Security and client contract requirements Our security positions are ideal for: Former, transitioning and military reserve personnel Former and future law enforcement officers Hospitality and customer service professionals College students Retirees   Qualifications Successful candidates must meet the following requirements: Legally authorized to work in the United States At least 21 years of age or older as required by applicable law or contractual requirements Demonstrate a stable work history Pass an extensive background screening which includes, but is not limited to, criminal background checks (local, state, and federal), drug test, aptitude tests, skills assessment, interviews, and personality profile (behavioral assessment)   Education Candidates must meet the following educational requirements: Possess at least a high school education or equivalent (GED) Apply Now! If you have an interest in joining a leader in the contract security industry and would like to work at one or more of our outstanding client locations - Apply Now!  http://careers.whelansecurity.com/ Click "Apply" to begin the application process immediately; or if you wish to expedite your application, we encourage you to visit our local branch office. Not convinced?  Listen to what our team members have to say! At Whelan, we value people and we value relationships. Extraordinary people work at Whelan -- are you one? Whelan Security of California, Inc. CA Private Patrol Number: 16344 When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.