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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Dedicated Security Officer with two years experience. Well-versed in providing personal, equipment and property security in transportation facilities, warehouses and distribution centers. Astute and skilled at identifying potential risks and using common sense in high-stress situations. Skilled at looking for unusual and suspicious activities and persons and responding to calls for service. Adept at interrogating and communicating with victims, witnesses and suspects while providing scene security and protection for emergency services personnel.

  • Conflict resolution techniques
  • Dispatch
  • Crisis intervention training
  • Theft prevention training
  • Superior customer service
  • Military experience
  • Surveillance
  • Security Guard License
  • Safety and security
  • Keen observer
  • Superb surveillance skills
  • Security operations experience
  • Interpreting procedures and instructions
  • Communication skills
  • Work ethic
Work History
09/2019 to 03/2020
Security Officer St. Elizabeth Healthcare Covington, KY,
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of vehicles, cargo trucks and visitors
  • Inspected suspicious activities and monitored premises for criminal acts and rule infractions
  • Monitored central alarm systems for fire, intrusion and duress alarms and responded to several emergencies weekly
  • Operated scanning equipment to view internal structures of luggage, purses and other bags to check for prohibited items
  • Operated detecting devices to screen individuals and prevent passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas
  • Authorized entrance papers and granted or denied entrance to building
  • Identified and challenged potentially unauthorized individuals for screening and detention in order to prevent access to restricted areas
  • Conducted patrols of key areas to spot and control security concerns
  • Regulated vehicle and pedestrian traffic upon entry onto building grounds through electronic gates
  • Oversaw premises, including entry and exit of employees and visitors daily
  • Protected business integrity by ensuring all personnel requiring access to high-security areas go through correct levels of approval
  • Reported irregularities such as fire and safety hazards to maintenance
  • Executed security rules and procedures and calmly and promptly escorted non-compliant individuals out of building
  • Checked identification of all persons entering and exiting facility
  • Oversaw periodic safety inspections, patrol service and immediate response to all safety-security situations
  • Secured Alarm doors in office and main building
  • Wrote reports of daily activities and irregularities such as property damage, theft, guest or employee accidents and unusual occurrences
  • Conducted eight patrols per day of key areas to spot and control security concerns
07/2018 to 04/2019
Unarmed Security Guard Allied Universal Security Reading, PA,
  • Responded quickly to incidents and assessed active situations for security concerns.
  • Verified each individual's right to enter restricted areas and denied access to unauthorized persons.
  • Provided basic first aid and CPR to individuals in need of medical care until arrival of emergency medical personnel.
  • Detailed theft, access violations and other incidents with reports to boost success of future criminal or civil remediation.
  • Patrolled commercial property and associated parking garage.
  • Prevented crimes through careful observation and investigation of suspicious and unusual behavior.
  • Responded quickly to emergency situations, typically within three 3 minutes of alarm sounding to assess and deflect issues.
  • Offered every employee, visitor and customer courteous and professional support.
  • Applied effective communication and interpersonal skills when interacting with all levels of personnel and general public.
  • Triaged problems quickly, providing precise and clear information while working under minimum supervision.
  • Responded to suspicious activities to investigate and resolve concerns with appropriate physical or verbal techniques.
  • Used initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines to respond appropriately to security situations.
07/2017 to 03/2018
I.T Support and Hardware Technician Akrosoft I.T Solutions City, STATE,
  • Maintained technology equipment by installing, configuring, diagnosing, repairing and upgrading all hardware to ensure optimal performance
  • Assessed, troubleshot and repaired various machines such as desktops, printers and sorters
  • Advocated for aggressive testing and problem analysis for server, desktop and IT infrastructure work
  • Provided documentation on start-up, shut down and first-level troubleshooting of technical processes to support desk staff
  • Installed various hardware, completed software updates and assessed security patches for optimized computer use
  • Strategically implemented new computer projects and hardware installations to improve workflow for five or more employees
  • Strategically implemented new computer projects and hardware installations to improve workflow for five employees
  • Authored detailed functional specifications for development of new hardware components
Expected in 09/2022
Associate of Science: Computer Science
Northern Virginia Community College - Manassas, VA,
Expected in 05/2014
High School Diploma:
Winneba Senior High School - Winneba, Central -Ghana ,

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School Attended
  • Northern Virginia Community College
  • Winneba Senior High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Security Officer
  • Unarmed Security Guard
  • I.T Support and Hardware Technician
  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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