physical security specialist resume example with 15+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong work ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. Disciplined Physical Security Specialist with 20 years of diverse and cutting-edge security and law enforcement leadership in both private and public sectors. Detail-oriented and technically-astute expert on applying best physical security systems. Dedicated to practicing thorough and courteous communication while keeping people and institutions safe and preventing security breaches.15

  • Law Enforcement Background
  • Supervision & Leadership
  • Problem Resolution
  • Team Management
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Investigative Skills
  • Report Writing
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Critical Thinking
  • First Aid and CPR Certified
  • Resource Allocation
  • Good Work Ethic
Physical Security Specialist, 03/2020 to Current
Department Of JusticeYakima, WA,
  • Delivered subject matter expertise on physical security strategy, performed site inspections, identified and resolved areas of risk and exposure and implemented physical security programs.
  • Recommended enhancements and improvements to security standards and maintained and monitored access control and video surveillance with full knowledge of federal, state and local laws.
  • Oversaw on-site management of emergency events, coordinated response and addressed physical security needs of employees, buildings, technology and materials.
  • Guarded restricted areas to prevent unauthorized entry.
  • Verified photo IDs and tickets to allow guests passage.
  • Searched individuals and baggage for weapons and other prohibited items.
  • Warned persons of rule infractions or violations and evicted violators from premises.
  • Checked footage and live feeds from surveillance cameras for trespassers and criminal activity.
  • Documented security-related situations and submitted in-depth reports to superiors.
  • Followed established security and safety procedures and posted orders to include enforcement of company rules, policies and regulations.
  • Conducted complex and confidential investigations, maintained security records, files and data and evaluated and recommended best physical security systems, software and equipment.
  • Addressed problems quickly and reported clear information while working under minimal supervision.
Licensed Realtor, 01/2008 to 11/2022
Allied UniversalDahlgren, VA,
  • Managed real estate transactions from initiation to closing.
  • Scheduled home viewings with potential buyers.
  • Negotiated contracts and educated sellers and buyers about legal disclosures.
  • Maintained current and accurate CRM database of prospective customers.
  • Hosted property tours and open houses to generate property interest and network with potential clients.
  • Liaised between buyers, sellers and service contractors to coordinate home inspections and appraisals.
  • Established positive flow of communication with clients, banks and attorneys to foster seamless property transactions.
  • Analyzed market statistics to identify trends and evaluate current property listings.
  • Represented buyers and sellers in major real estate transactions.
  • Researched and determined competitive market price.
  • Accompanied buyers during property inspections.
  • Generated list of properties to meet specific client needs.
  • Developed bid presentations for buyers and sellers, answering questions and promoting property features.
  • Identified potential sales or projects in line with client's historical buying trends, and proposed profitable opportunities to initiate purchase offers.
Federal Police Officer, 10/2016 to 03/2022
Naval Support Activity Monterey Police DepartmentCity, STATE,
  • Patrolled assigned areas both on foot and in motor vehicles, maintaining awareness and providing valuable community surveillance.
  • Diffused active disturbances with de-escalation techniques, compassion and combat skills.
  • Prepared investigative reports and sketches to support criminal research.
  • Subdued resisting subjects with defensive tactics and approved nonlethal weapons.
  • Documented observations and actions by radioing information and completing reports.
  • Delivered maximum levels of accuracy when conducting stationary and mobile surveillance on investigatory individuals.
  • Mitigated risk, accurately analyzing and evaluating criminal information while processing crime scenes.
  • Trained and mentored field investigators and worked with team lead to identify skills, problem areas and opportunities for staff development and improvement.
  • Managed crime scene investigations by collecting evidence, performing fingerprinting and taking videos and photos of scenes.
  • Sought out witnesses to obtain information about identifiable violations of local, state or federal statutes.
  • Opened investigations into issues brought up by individuals in community.
  • Reported results of investigations with written observations and photographs, and produced final reports.
Armed Federal Security Officer, 06/2010 to 10/2016
U.S. Department Of The ArmyCity, STATE,
  • Adhered to daily patrol schedules to support consistent security presence throughout property.
  • Patrolled crowds during events to preserve order and promote security.
  • Searched bags manually to identify prohibited items and contraband.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Monitored building and property entrances and exits to detect intrusions and protect assets.
  • Warned violators of rule infractions and escorted unauthorized persons off premises.
  • Inspected security systems to maintain consistent operational availability and to detect evidence of tampering.
  • Checked and secured building areas during off-hours to prevent entry by unauthorized individuals.
  • Maintained high levels of alertness throughout shifts.
  • Detected emergency situations through keen listening and close observation to respond appropriately to alarms.
  • Maintained calm composure during emergencies while communicating with local law enforcement and emergency response services.
  • Administered first aid for minor medical situations and contacted paramedics for medical emergencies.
  • Reviewed guest identification and employee credentials to authorize entry onto premises.
Education and Training
Department of Homeland Security : Law Enforcement, Expected in 10/2016
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers - Brunswick, GA,
California Department of Real Estate: Real Estate Sales , Expected in 05/2005
YsiasIntero Real Estate School & Academy - Cupertino, CA,
Associate of Arts: Liberal Arts And General Studies, Expected in 06/2004
Hartnell College - Salinas, CA
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1987
North Salinas - Salinas,
Native/ Bilingual

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School Attended

  • Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers
  • YsiasIntero Real Estate School & Academy
  • Hartnell College
  • North Salinas

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  • Physical Security Specialist
  • Licensed Realtor
  • Federal Police Officer
  • Armed Federal Security Officer


  • Department of Homeland Security
  • California Department of Real Estate
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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