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  • 270 East Kilbourn Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53202

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Security Guard

MGIC • Milwaukee, WI

Posted 15 days ago

Job Snapshot

Degree - High School
Banking - Financial Services, Real Estate - Property Mgt, Computer Software
Skilled Labor - Trades, Legal, Professional Services


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Job Description

About Us:

We are a private mortgage insurer with $193.5 billion primary insurance in force covering approximately one million mortgages (as of November 30, 2017). MGIC provides a critical component of our country’s residential mortgage finance system, protecting mortgage investors from credit losses. Mortgage insurance from MGIC also benefits consumers by making affordable low-down-payment mortgages a reality. Bottom line…We put people into homes sooner! #WeAreMGIC

A day in the life of our Security Guard: (role and responsibilities)

As an On-Call Security Guard you will be a part of our Building Operations Department. Responsibilities include:

•Provides security coverage at the security desk during normal business hours - verifies MGIC identification, monitors and enforces visitor logs and guidelines, etc.
•Monitors all interior and exterior areas of the MGIC Plaza complex to observe, identify and/or prevent unusual or hazardous circumstances and to prevent unauthorized access to building, to investigate and to enforce MGIC policies. Utilizes the MGIC computer security system to verify employment status and authorization levels.
•Acts as a member of the Emergency Response Team for both medical and non-medical emergencies. Administers CPR and AED when medically necessary.
•Monitors loading dock, garage, fitness center and other secured areas of the MGIC complex and the MGIC Distribution Center using CCTVs. Monitors building automation alarms and alerts Engineers if necessary. Effectively responds and takes appropriate action to computer-generated and various mechanical alarms.

What’s in it for you?

•Competitive Salary
•Profit Sharing
•401(k) with a company match
•Pension Plan

What we’re looking for: (requirements)

•Minimum of 6 months of experience in a corporate security position
•Ability to quickly respond to emergency situations
•Ability to administer CPR and use Automated External Defibrillator (Training will be offered on site. Must be certified with CPR/AED within 45 days of hire)
•Ability to lift and carry equipment weighting up to 30 pounds up several flights of stairs
•Ability to make regular building rounds, standing or walking approximately 75% of the time
•Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with employees and visitors
•Ability to use personal computer, building security systems, CCTV and communication devices
•Completion of high school diploma or GED. Course work in Police Science or Security is desired.

A little more about us!

Our headquarters are located in downtown Milwaukee, a place that offers something for everyone with its big-city attractions and small-town atmosphere. MGIC is a seven time recipient of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Work Places award. This is an award based on the opinion of our company's greatest asset, our talented and dedicated workforce! We are committed to being an active and positive member of the local Milwaukee community. Along with our co-workers, we support many local initiatives including:

•United Way
•United Performing Arts Fund
•Habitat for Humanity
•Junior Achievement
•Public Television Channel 10/36 Auction

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment background and substance abuse testing.

For additional information about MGIC and to apply, please visit our Web site at
Job ID: 10338
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