Armed Security Officer

Location: Washington, DC, United States
Date Posted: 12-11-2017
GovHire is currently seeking seasoned Armed Security Officers for our client in Washington, DC. The Armed Security Officer protects some of the nation’s most critical facilities, personnel, and equipment. The Armed Security Officer works in a dynamic team environment on a cleared program for our client and the Department of Homeland Defense.

Geographic Location: Washington, DC
Job Duties: The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following: Security patrols, access control, security related personnel escort duties, traffic, parking control, law and order duties, as well as security and fire safety surveillance. Other duties as assigned.
Basic Qualifications:
  • U.S. Citizenship (Birth or Naturalized)
  • At least 21 years of age;
  • H.S. Diploma/GED;
  • Minimum 2 years armed or unarmed experience in physical security OR have you served minimum 2 years in the U.S. Armed Services (including reserve or national guard), OR any combination of 2 years experience in physical security and service with the U.S. Armed Services, OR Associates Degree in Security or Law Enforcement related field, OR successful completion of a police officer's basic training academy;
  • Read, speak and understand English language fluently;
  • Ability to prepare detailed written reports and fill out forms;
  • Familiar with computers and keyboard operations.
Other Requirements:
  • Successfully pass an employment physical;
  • Successfully pass background checks to include criminal, credit, and/or driving record;
  • Successfully pass all training and obtain required certifications to include CPR, First Aid, and AED;
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a required Armed DC SPO license;
  • Must meet client suitability.
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