armed security specialist resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Solutions-focused, diligent professional with comprehensive Military and Executive Protection Specialist background. Extremely detailed-oriented, in closed protection referring to security and risk mitigation. Versed in the development and implementation of effective security policies and procedures. Ensuring the safety of VIP's and other individuals who may be exposed to elevated personnel risk because of their employment, high-profile status, net worth, affiliations or geographical location. Valued in ability to execute in fast-paced, demanding environment requiring strong organizational and interpersonal skills.

Written and Verbal bilingual fluency: English, Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian.

  • Knowledge of Executive Protection Operations and Procedures
  • Active Shooter Response
  • High Risk Motor Vehicle Operation
  • Tactical Rescue/Medicine
  • Excellent sense of direction
  • Trained in defense tactics
  • Attention to detail and observant
  • Handling of Crisis or Emergency Situations
  • Emergency response
  • Conflict resolution
  • Legible report writing
  • Knowledge of supervisory concepts
  • Counter surveillance/surveillance detection
  • Safety-conscious
  • Excellent time management
  • Team Player
  • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Outlook
Work History
Armed Residential Security Agent, 10/2022 - Current
Ibm Corporation Poznan, OH, Atherton, CA
  • Ensure safe and secure environment for principals in all settings.
  • Drive or tail principal/s, family member, guests
  • Remained calm, assertive and mindful to think critically and problem solve during stressful situations.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Maintain knowledge of baseline principal, property and neighborhood activities
  • Screen and track mail and deliveries
  • Responded quickly to emergency situations to assess and deflect issues.
  • Oversaw daily monitoring and patrolled buildings, grounds, and work sites.
  • Responded quickly to incidents and assessed active situations for security concerns.
  • Passionate about learning and committed to continual improvement.
Armed Security Specialist at Harry Winston, 06/2020 - Current
Gardaworld , , Beverly Hills, CA
  • Ensure facility is provided with high quality security services to protect people and property.
  • Provided access control and physical security of personnel and high value assets at Harry Winston Jewelers on Rodeo Drive.
  • Protected high value assets at various locations to support company’s marketing efforts in coordination with celebrity events.
  • Transported assets to and from various sights in Los Angeles. License to carry concealed firearm permit mandatory.
  • Preserving order and acts to enforce regulations and directives for site pertaining to personnel, VIP visitors and premises.
  • Monitoring premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules.
  • Thoroughly examining doors, windows, and private VIP entrance to ensure proper function, protection and security.
  • Apprehend or expel persons engaging in suspicious or criminal acts.
  • Request emergency personnel for high-risk situations.
Security Specialist, 10/2019 - Current
SOS Security LLC , , West Hollywood, CA
  • Responsible for providing safe and secure environment in professional manner.
  • Handling public interaction with disorderly or disruptive people.
  • Assisting in close protection, risk management, and security operational planning.
  • Enforcing rules, regulations, policies, procedures and respond to emergency situations requiring security assistance.
  • Providing executive protection and logistical support to elite and high profile clients.
  • Mentor and train security officers to effectively handle emergency response and protection of corporate executives.
  • Assisting in threat assessments, risk analysis, site surveys, and crisis management.
  • Responding to incidents, ensuring appropriate action is taken by staff, appropriate parties were notified, and After-Action Report are completed.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups, managers and clients.
  • Reviewed both security camera footage and live feeds to spot trespassers and criminal activity.
  • Provided safety reports and data analysis to building managers to inform security processes.
  • Providing First Aid/CPR/AED training to all Security team and other employees.
Executive Protection Agent , 08/2021 - 12/2022
Nordic Security Service City, STATE, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Worked with clients and risk management specialists to provide meaningful solutions that met client needs.
  • Exceeded goals through effective task prioritization and great work ethic.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Provide close protection for client and his family at residence and while traveling.
  • Run advance work to determine best route to client destinations.
  • Carried out day-to-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Provide daily reports of activities and irregularities to security management.
  • Monitoring surveillance system (CCTV)
  • Resolved problems, improved operations and provided exceptional service.
  • Worked with clients and risk management specialists to provide meaningful solutions that met client needs.
Security Officer - VIP Luxury Retail Louis Vuitton, 06/2019 - 10/2019
Armed Force Of Bosnia And Herzegovina Ministry Of Defense , , Beverly Hills, CA
  • Continual observation, with attention to detail
  • Greeting customers
  • Creating incident reports and notifying the appropriate personnel in case of an accident and/or emergency
  • Prevent losses and damage by reporting irregularities, informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers
  • Maintain environment by monitoring and setting building and merchandise controls
  • Ensure the security safety, well-being of all personnel, customers and the premises
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Protect the company's assets relative to theft, assault, fire and other safety issues
  • Moved around different security stations and vital areas to check on officers and adjust workflow to cover changing needs
  • Supervised grounds, customer, employee entrances, exits and security officers on duty
  • Kept team compliant with security protocols and appearance standards
  • Worked with retail buying customers to understand requirements and provide exceptional customer service
Residential Security Officer, 01/2019 - 06/2019
Company Name , , Mission Viejo, CA
  • Screen individuals prior to entrance to facility also permitting entry
  • Responded quickly to incidents and assessed active situations for security concerns
  • Secured premises and personnel by patrolling property
  • Monitoring surveillance equipment
  • Inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points
  • Informing violators of policy and procedures restraining trespassers.
  • Control traffic by directing drivers.
  • Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions, calling for repairs, evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Keeping a log in Security Software System of Residents and Guests
Professional Soldier, 05/2013 - 03/2016
Company Name , ,
  • Served and Trained for Professional Military of Armed Forces in Bosnia and Herzegovina in Infantry
  • Robust military career as infantry professional first-class soldier with combat leadership experience; expert in developing security plans and executing complex operations.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Operating and maintaining military equipment.
  • Trained helping in case of disaster relief and emergency management efforts.
  • Trained in guarding and protecting people and properties under threat.
  • Operating and maintaining warfare systems, equipment and vehicles.
Associate of Science: Security And Peace Studies, Expected in 2013
Political Science College of Sarajevo - Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 2011
Catholic School Centre SV. Josip Sarajevo - Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina
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  • Executive Protection Operative Course (C.R.I Counter Terrorism Training School)
  • Military Police of Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Practical Defense Systems CA BSIS "Guard Card & AB-2880 Training" (40 Hours) Certificated
  • Certified to operate Taser
  • Bureau of Security and Investigative Services Guard Registration (Registration No. G6407389)
  • CA & UT Concealed Carry Weapon License - CCW (please request number and proof)
  • Exposed Firearm Permit (9mm; 40mm License Number 2646706 )
  • Baton Permit No. 1555549
  • Tear Gas/OC Pepper Spray Certificate of Training
  • Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED American Red Cross
  • First Aid/CPR/ AED Instructor American Red Cross

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School Attended

  • Political Science College of Sarajevo
  • Catholic School Centre SV. Josip Sarajevo

Job Titles Held:

  • Armed Residential Security Agent
  • Armed Security Specialist at Harry Winston
  • Security Specialist
  • Executive Protection Agent
  • Security Officer - VIP Luxury Retail Louis Vuitton
  • Residential Security Officer
  • Professional Soldier


  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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