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Ground Courier Msgr - USGS in New York, NY at Brink's

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

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Job Description

Brink’s Global Services is a division of Brink’s Inc, the world’s premier provider of secure logistics and security solutions in more than 122 countries across 5 continents.  Brink’s Global Services specializes in the secure transportation and handling of valuable goods throughout the logistic value chain, from raw materials and components to finished products within the mining, banknote, precious metal, jewellery, security, art and pharmaceutical industries.  The company has a proud history of providing growth and advancement opportunities for its employees. We have a challenging opportunity for a Ground Courier Messenger at our 580 Fifth Avenue location in NYC.

Job Summary:  
The Ground Courier Messenger is responsible for escorting and delivering, on foot, shipments to and from customer locations primarily within the area known as the “diamond or jewelry” district of NYC.   This position functions in an armed environment.  This position requires the enforcement of rules to protect the premises and property of Brink’s and its customers and in transit whether that be on foot or via armored vehicle.  Where necessary the position will serve to provide security protection for all necessary   Brinks premises, employees, customers and liability contained therein.

Key Responsibilities:
• Delivers and picks up customer shipments and liability in coordination with Customer Service and other BGS locations while maintaining Brink’s Global Services (BGS) routes
• Maintains communication with ground support at origin and destination locations and maintains a secured position at all times to ensure the safety of the team, customers and customer shipments in their possession.
• Enforces and reports all security or safety violations to the Supervisor/Manager as well as any unusual and suspicious situations that have occurred during daily assignments
• Provide security by adhering to the General Security Regulations and other directives handed down by the management
• Provides internal location security and works closely with other operational teams at the base of origin to ensure that all customer shipments, pick ups and deliveries are made according to pre arranged agreements.  
• Must ensure that all related documentation that is part of the internal and external logistics process are completed and documented appropriately in accordance with all company policies.
• Provide outstanding customer service at all times and where necessary report customer service issues to operations leadership for resolution.
• Cross-train and perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
• 21 years of age
• Minimum 6 months of experience as a courier or guard
• Satisfy all applicable Department of Transportation requirements
• A valid weapons permit or ability to pass applicable weapons licensing requirements
• A valid guard card or ability to obtain a guard card or any other required licenses
• Ability to lift at least 60 pounds and meet all physical requirements of the position
• Overtime, including weekends and certain holidays may be required; must have flexibility in working a wide range of hours.
Preferred Qualifications:
• Good basic math skills
• Proficient in MS Office, Outlook, Word, Excel
• Previous operational experience working in a secured logistics environment
• Prior experience in a distribution center or similar fast paced environment
• Valid Drivers License
Professional Skills:
• Professional, positive demeanor
• Excellent customer service
• Collaborative work style
• Ability to solve problems and communicate effectively
If you have the background and integrity we require and are looking for a challenging opportunity, we hope you will consider employment with Brink’s Global Services.  We offer a competitive hourly wage with profit sharing opportunities and a 401(k) program. If you are interested and meet the requirements for this position, please apply.

Brink’s, Incorporated is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer, and is committed to maintaining a drug-free workplace.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.