hotel security guard resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Highly motivated Marine Security Guard works in fast-paced, ever-changing environment to follow and enforce security and safety rules. Resolves issues that deviate from norm and deescalates tension when issues arise. Protects personnel and prevents compromise of security information and equipment at designated Embassy facilities. Seasoned security team member with advanced understanding of facility, grounds, personnel and asset security practices. Highly observant and diligent with high integrity, strong attention to detail and excellent problem-solving abilities. Trained in military weapons, defensive tactics and conflict de-escalation techniques. Ambitious, career-focused job seeker, anxious to obtain an entry-level armed/unarmed security officer position to help launch career while achieving company goals.

  • Telecommunications Equipment
  • Infantry Positioning
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Infantry Camouflage
  • Medical Emergency Response
  • Equipment Deployment
  • Logistical Operations
  • Intruder Removal
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Ground Reconnaissance
  • Weapons Protection
  • Crisis Management Plans
  • CCTV Monitoring
  • Detailed Activity Logs
  • Professional Demeanor
  • De-escalation Techniques
  • Incident Reporting
  • Team Leadership
  • Team Player
03/2023 to 05/2023
Hotel Security Guard Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. Middletown, DE,
  • Provided friendly and professional assistance to employees, visitors and customers.
  • Maintained high levels of alertness throughout shifts.
  • Monitored building and property entrances and exits to detect intrusions and protect assets.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Identified suspicious activity to determine appropriate response.
  • Monitored security cameras to identify and respond to suspicious activity.
  • Maintained calm composure during emergencies while communicating with local law enforcement and emergency response services.
09/2018 to 06/2022
0311 Infantry Rifleman United States Marine Corps City, STATE,
  • Responded to emergencies with speed, efficiency and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Patrolled designated coverage areas and evaluated terrain for defensive use.
  • Led fire team during infantry dismounted battle drills and situational training exercises.
  • Performed as fire team member during situational training exercises and infantry dismounted battle drills.
  • Constructed and camouflaged infantry positions and equipment to prevent detection.
  • Taught personnel to mitigate environmental hazards and properly use personal protective equipment such as chem gear for battle scenarios.
  • Mastered every weapon type known to Marines, exhibited full expertise on weapon components and how to clean and worked in squads and in various fighting formations.
  • Instructed personnel on environmental hazard reduction and PPE use, driving standardized procedures and supporting team health and performance.
  • Operated and mounted night vision devices to zero in and engage targets.
  • Led infantry team of three members in combat operations, providing tactical guidance for individuals with varying strengths.
  • Operated successfully under wide range of lighting, weather and stress conditions to complete missions.
05/2019 to 05/2021
Marine Security Guard United States Marine Corps City, STATE,
  • Investigated and prepared reports on accidents, incidents and suspicious activities to identify and address threats promptly.
  • Monitored entrances and exits and warned trespassers of rule infractions while permitting authorized persons to enter property.
  • Performed security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle.
  • Observed departing personnel to protect against property theft and conducted authorized removal of property within appropriate requirements.
  • Sounded alarms or called police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons.
  • Watched for irregular or unusual conditions that created security concerns or safety hazards and proactively addressed concerns.
  • Led, managed and performed force protection duties to protect personnel and resources.
  • Reviewed log records to obtain pertinent information relevant to shift.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Monitored security communications systems on military installation, controlled access of vehicles and pedestrians and guarded highly sensitive assets using advanced security procedures.
  • Managed three collateral duties. Training, supply, and CBRN. As the Marine in charge of training, my job was to keep a monthly calendar of all upcoming training events and make sure the detachment was up to date on all physical and technical trainings such as the Physical Fitness Test and annual rifle qualifications as well as other mandatory annual trainings like SAPR classes. As the Supply and CBRN Marine, my job here was to inventory, supply and maintain military grade equipment estimated over 50 thousand dollars such as kevlar and flaks as well as CBRN equipment such as gas masks and full body suits all for a detachment of 16 Marines.
  • Activated and deactivated security systems, monitored intrusion detection systems and protected items from fire, theft, sabotage, loss, damage and destruction.
  • Answered non-emergency and emergency calls for assistance.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2018 to to
High School Diploma:
Lanphier High School - Springfield, IL,
  • Achieved First place in the Leatherneck Marine Corps Writing Competition in 2020 by completing a documentation of the events that took place at the American Embassy in Venezuela with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Achieved Marine Security Guard of the Quarter by completing 54 MCI's as well as my Brown Belt test in the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program and many volunteer events with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Successfully made and ran a running program on embassy grounds for all employees, guards or other Marines to join and stay active.

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School Attended

  • Lanphier High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Hotel Security Guard
  • 0311 Infantry Rifleman
  • Marine Security Guard


  • High School Diploma

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