Area Awareness Officer
The Area Awareness Officer will provide a uniformed, visible presence to observe, report, and serve as a source of information to the Main Street and Broadway communities, police, local businesses, tenants and other agencies and organizations.
- High School Graduate / GED
- Demonstrated experience with public contact positions.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and limited technical skills.
- Must be willing and able to walk or bicycle in an outdoor urban setting in various weather conditions for extended periods of times. Vehicle patrol officers must maintain a good driving record.
- Must be able to pass a background screening and drug test.
Be a force for good.
Our services help make the entire community a safer place to live and work.
Empathy over ego
We strive to build an inclusive and diverse culture built on respect and empathy.
Be proud of who you are
We take pride in who we are, what we do, and how we do it.
In it together.
Together, we can accomplish anything.
Strength through diversity.
Our differences make us stronger. We value equity, inclusion, and dignity for all people.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
The answer to this question depends. Every company has their on hiring process, which might include many steps. At Chesley Brown we've made the process as easy as possible. Here's how:
- Search for a job via a job board
- Submit a resume or complete an online application
- Schedule your interview
If all goes well during your interview we can usually get you started the very next day! With all security industry jobs, we do require a background check and drug screening prior to your first shift, but our team is here to make the process as enjoyable and seamless as possible. In geren
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Midtown is a bustling, vibrant community in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri. It is a fast-paced, ever-changing environment with many challenges and opportunities.
For more than 200 years, the Main Street district has played an important and iconic role in the development and identity of our city. Midtown, the Plaza, and the Crossroads are all exciting and dynamic places to work and play, but parts Midtown have also struggled with crime, homelessness, and blight. We're working to change all that!
The security services industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Throughout the Great Recession of 2008 and the Pandemic in 2020, security was one of only a few industries to actually grow. The simple answer to this question depends on the individual. Security isn't for everyone. However, if you have a passion for helping people, you want to work where no two days or the same, and you're looking for a rewarding career with advancement opportunities, you might just love it here!
In general, most security jobs require:
- Clear background check
- Pass a drug test
- Highschool diploma or GED
Security is a challenging and rewarding career. While it may not be the most glamorous industry in the world, security can provide many unique opportunities to skill-up. If you enjoy a challenge, and don't mind getting your hands dirty occasionally, then a career in security might be in your future!
There are many ways to get started in the security industry. It is possible to get a security officer job with no experience. We have a variety of roles that do not require prior work experience, though some experience is always helpful. We provide hands-on training for new hires, as well as career advancement opportunities.
If you'd like to learn more about our career opportunities, check out one of our job boards below!