armed security officer resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Proficient Armed Security Officer skilled in strategies for preventing incidents, investigating problems and detailing unauthorized personnel. Offering remarkable work ethic and observation skills. Experienced in providing emergency response, solving conflicts and completing background searches. Knowledgeable about legal and less-than-lethal weapons, defensive strategies and report writing. Successful at reducing criminal activity, unauthorized access and vandalism on facility grounds. Well-versed in carefully evaluating and tracking personnel and packages.

  • Defensive Strategies
  • Grounds Patrols
  • Search and Seizure
  • Evidence Storage
  • Law Enforcement Support
  • Theft Prevention
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Attentive and Observant
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Crisis Management Plans
  • Intruder Response and Removal
  • CPR Certified
  • De-escalation Techniques
  • Emergency Response
  • First Responder Experience
Armed Security Officer, 06/2021 to Current
Paragon SystemsSeattle, WA,
  • Followed established security and safety procedures and posted orders to include enforcement of company rules, policies, and regulations.
  • Checked footage and live feeds from surveillance cameras for trespassers and criminal activity.
  • Guarded restricted areas to prevent unauthorized entry.
  • Documented security-related situations and submitted in-depth reports to superiors.
  • Enforced security regulations and escorted non-compliant individuals off clients properties.
  • Investigated reported incidents to protect company assets.
  • Supported criminal investigations through collaboration with local law enforcement agencies.
  • Monitored building and property entrances and exits to detect intrusions and protect assets.
  • Investigated disturbances and used proportional and strategic responses to handle different types of issues.
  • Communicated with team members and building management via radio to ensure the safety of employees and management.
Security Officer, 02/2021 to Current
Baptist Healthcare System, Inc.Eminence, KY,
  • Foot and vehicle patrol of the clients property to ensure residents of the apartment complex are following rules listed in their lease.
  • Document any incident reports and hourly reports for the clients records.
  • Ensure that any persons not belonging on property are denied entrance to ensure the safety and security of the residents.
  • Provide an armed appearance to act as a deterrence for any possible crime that may take place.
  • Checked footage and live feeds from surveillance cameras for trespassers and criminal activity.
  • Warned persons of rule infractions or violations and evicted violators from premises.
  • Inspected parking lot to verify parking permits and ticketed or towed unauthorized vehicles.
  • Addressed problems quickly and reported clear information while working under minimal supervision.
  • Responded to medical emergencies before paramedic and law enforcement arrival.
  • Worked with local and federal law enforcement agents to apprehend suspicious individuals.
K9 Security Officer, 02/2016 to 05/2021
Baptist Healthcare System, Inc.Prospect, KY,
  • Provided friendly and professional assistance to employees, visitors and customers.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Protected company assets against theft or damage by conducting frequent building and grounds patrols.
  • Warned violators of rule infractions and escorted unauthorized persons off premises.
  • Deterred criminal activity, vandalism and general misconduct by providing expert and highly visible security presence at retail facilities.
  • Administered basic first aid to injured and ill individuals and assisted paramedics with providing advanced assistance.
  • Investigated reports of suspicious activities to preempt violent offenses.
  • Corrected problem behaviors through understanding of Pack Dynamics, Canine Psychology and Positive Reward Based Training.
  • Being highly visible with a marked patrol vehicle to ensure the safety of patrons and clients.
Security Officer , 02/2016 to 08/2020
AlliedUniversalCity, STATE,
  • Recorded required data for incident reports and files quickly and accurately.
  • Monitored entire facility using CCTV while simultaneously performing dispatch duties.
  • Managed security staff schedules for all shifts, minimizing overtime costs.
  • Communicated and enforced compliance with state and local laws while emphasizing company standards of professionalism and safety.
  • Assessed company security risks and developed actionable solutions to be presented to management.
  • Issued criminal trespass warnings to possible suspects and assisted police in apprehending and processing shoplifters.
  • Detected suspicious behavior and prevented illegal activity.
  • Delivered medical aid to individuals in distress to prevent deterioration prior to arrival of paramedics.
  • Warned violators of rule infractions and escorted unauthorized persons off premises.
  • Detected emergency situations through keen listening and close observation to respond appropriately to alarms.
Education and Training
Certificate: Fire Prevention And Safety Technology, Expected in 05/2014
East Central College - Union, MO,
: High School, Expected in 09/2011
Barbers Hill High School - Mont Belvieu, TX
: Emergency Medical Technology, Expected in
East Central College - Union, MO,

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School Attended

  • East Central College
  • Barbers Hill High School
  • East Central College

Job Titles Held:

  • Armed Security Officer
  • Security Officer
  • K9 Security Officer
  • Security Officer


  • Certificate
  • Some College (No Degree)

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