Per Diem Monsanto Global Security Operations Specialist in St. Louis, Missouri | DiversityInc Careers

Per Diem Monsanto Global Security Operations Specialist

Global Security Operations Center, Per Diem, job description:
Monsanto Global Security is currently looking for qualified Per Diem candidates who will perform the duties of the position on an as-needed basis. At this time - due to work volumes - we believe the successful candidate for this position may work two 12-hour shifts a week; predominantly the 7pm – 7am shift. However, additional day shifts may be available for this candidate to work.
The Per Diem Global Security Operations Specialist supports the Global Security Organization by providing the first point of contact for security and safety situations involving St. Louis and off-site facilities, medical emergencies, employee assists, media inquiries and consumer hotline. The Per Diem Global Security Operations Specialist reports to the Global Security Operations Manager at the Monsanto World Headquarters located in St. Louis, Missouri.
Responsibilities: The Per Diem Global Security Operations Specialist primary responsibilities are as follows:
  • Performs assigned tasks from detailed instructions, established policies and procedures.
  • Maintains situational awareness by utilizing and maintaining electronic surveillance and detection systems through security console operations to include; security, fire, access control, HVAC, mass notification, crisis and incident monitoring and executive support.
    • Based on console indications or events; identifies, communicates, initiates and coordinates appropriate response/notification based on security guidelines.
  • Provides security protection by utilizing and monitoring the organization’s electronic surveillance systems, intrusion detection system, equipment alarms, building automation system, and other monitoring devices.
  • Disseminating national and international communications via email, text and dispatching of resources on eight different channels.
  • Data entry / retrieval utilizing the organization’s security management system.
  • Assists security team in the smooth operation of post and shift operations and keeps accurate logs of events and occurrences based on security guidelines.
  • Regularly interacts with other company security operations centers worldwide to coordinate responses to significant events.
  • This position will require flexibility as the shift hours for this position will vary.

Required Skills and Experience:
  • High school diploma/GED AND a minimum of two years of police, fire, or security operations center experience. The experience may be from private, public, or military sectors.
  • Applicants must be able to work day or night shifts, weekdays and weekends, including holidays.
  • Applicants must be eligible to obtain a Private Security license through the St. Louis County Police Department.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to professionally interact with a range of audiences.
  • Demonstrated ability:
    • To multi-task in high stress environment.
    • To work independently
    • To logically evaluate and analyze emerging incidents and calls for service.
    • To present concepts and ideas in a reasonable and logical manner.
  • Applicants must understand security concepts and theories.
  • Proficiency with computer keyboard data entry, common computer applications and operating systems to include the Microsoft and Apple products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and Access) are required.
  • Applicants must be able to multi-task and have the ability to listen to directions or information while typing entries into a reports application.
Desired Skills:
  • Associate’s degree from a nationally accredited college or university.
    • Appropriate college degrees include Criminal Justice, Emergency Management, or Intelligence Studies.
  • Experience with Lenel access control and alarm monitoring.
  • Experience with Incident Management systems.
  • Bilingual in English and another language is an asset.