Armed Security Guard

1 week ago(12/7/2017 12:27 PM)
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Compensation & Benefits

Position compensation is based on experience.

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, etc.


The Security Guard is responsible for providing armed security, safeguarding facilities, conducting patrols and escorting visitors as necessary.


  • Writing daily reports regarding the activities and any disturbances
  • Verify identification badges of employees, visitors, subcontractors, and temporary employees
  • Check tool bags and vehicles that are entering and exiting the shipyard and its premises
  • Log all visitors
  • Confirm property passes when material is removed from the facility
  • Escort terminated employees, or any person requiring removal, from the facility
  • Investigate and report suspicious activity
  • Push open and close parking lot gates, approximately weighing 100 lbs.
  • Conduct thorough patrol, both foot and vehicular for entire shipyard, vessels, dry docks, buildings, piers, mobile offices, off-site properties and trade shops
  • Able to climb metal stairs, inclined gangways, and vertical ladders up to 40 feet in case of an emergency.
  • In case of fire and other emergencies, the guard will call fire departments or other appropriate service providers.
  • Check lights, alarm systems, windows, doors, and gates for proper functioning
  • Provide First Aid/CPR in the absence of Safety Personnel.  Maintain qualifications for First Responder
  • Works in conjunction with Captain/Corporal of Security in overseeing subcontracted supplemental Security Officers
  • Understand and act upon instruction
  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment – hard hat, safety glasses, steel toe boots/shoes and , when necessary, respirator
  • Work independently to complete responsibilities
  • Must have regular, reliable attendance
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be available to work all shifts (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Minimum of 2 years patrolling experience
  • Must have reliable transportation, maintain a valid Driver’s License with a record that allows the operation of company vehicles
  • Must have an active DCJS armed certification.
  • VADCJS Armed Security Officer Arrest Authority preferred
  • Stable employment history
  • Capable of passing a physical fitness test, health exam, background investigation and periodic drug test
  • First Responder/CPR qualified


Our core values respect, pride, truth and family are not just words, they are the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. And our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in our industry. You could be the next among us.

Please apply with resume for immediate consideration.



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