Armed Security Guard

Location: Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 10-17-2017
GovHire is currently seeking Armed Security Guards for our client in Bethesda, MD. The Armed Security Guard is a critical member of a dynamic team of Armed Security professionals supporting a cleared contract for our client.

Job Duties: The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following: Property Access Control, Building Protection, Traffic Control, Inspect Vehicles, Assist Visitors, Perform Roving Patrol Rounds In Vehicle or On Foot, Operate a Motor Vehicle, Enforce Regulations, Report Breaches of Security, Ability to respond to emergency situations including pursuit, apprehension and detention of individuals. Other duties as assigned.

Geographic Location: Bethesda, MD

Basic Qualifications:
  • U.S. Citizenship;
  • Minimum of 21 years of age;
  • High School Diploma or GED;
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Must have minimum, at least one of the following: six (6) months experience in a State licensed security services occupation (armed/unarmed guard, control room operator, etc. six (6) months experience as a Federal, State, or Municipal Law Enforcement Officer, or Dispatcher with successful completion of a police officer's basic training academy or an Associate's degree in a Security or Law Enforcement field, be a current or former member (honorable discharge) of the United States Armed Forces
  • Read, speak and understand English language fluently;
  • Ability to prepare detailed written reports and fill out forms;
  • Successfully pass required pre-employment testing;
  • Must have a minimum active Secret Level Security Clearance based on a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).
Other Requirements:
  • Successfully pass an employment physical;
  • Successfully pass criminal, credit, and driving record checks;
  • Must be able to obtain certifications for CPR, First Aid/AED, and Maryland Armed Guard Card;
  • Successfully complete a security screening;
  • Must have an active security clearance, secret. Must be able to pass US Government background investigation for higher level required polygraph;
  • Must be approved by the client to work at the site.
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