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Dedicated, reliable and compassionate custodial professional with more than 10 years of successful experience providing direct care and support as a trained prison custody officer. Excellent communicator, keen observation and intervention skills with proven ability to thrive under pressure. Safety-conscious Security Guard with excellent communication skills and eye for detail. Physically dexterous with ability to monitor premises through advanced security cameras. Adept at handling and resolving conflicts professionally. Veteran security associate with demonstrated expertise in optimal security practices in building, grounds, personnel and asset protection. Excellent observational, problem-solving and decision-making abilities combined with detail-oriented nature, unparalleled integrity and sound judgment. Familiar with and well-trained in successful strategies for de-escalating conflicts and emergency response.

. Talented Prisoner custody officer offering 17 years of security experience, including conducting building patrols, maintaining entrance and exit security and keeping visitors and prisoners alike under constant observation. Skilled in writing reports, updating records and handling simultaneous task in fast paced environment settings.

Security Agent providing optimal protection to travelling passengers by minimizing individual threats and removing dangerous items. Effectively identify and remove contraband and prevent unauthorized individuals from accessing sensitive areas. Open and clear communicator with decisive nature and sound judgment.

Dedicated Transportation Security Officer with observant nature and firm grasp of security procedures and standards. Excellent time management and organizational abilities backed by disciplined nature and strong communication skill apply 12 years of security-related experience to challenging new role. Se

Work History
Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. - Security Professional
Saint Louis, MO, 12/2015 - Current
  • Recorded incident reports with detailed accounts of occurrences
  • Supervised grounds, employee entrances and exits and security officers on duty
  • Monitored property and investigated any areas of suspicion
  • Assessed ongoing risk factors and suggested improvements to senior management
  • Wrote reports of daily activities and irregularities such as property damage, theft, guest or employee accidents and unusual occurrences
  • Responded immediately in emergency situations, applying CPR and First Aid training
  • Employed effective time management when dealing with coordination and accountability around personnel and security assets
  • Greeted clients and guests professionally and courteously to cultivate and maintain welcoming atmosphere
  • Checked identification of all persons entering and exiting facility
  • Provided excellent service to guests and employees
  • Resolved complaints and issues involving both guests and employees
Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. - Transportation Security Officer
Salina, KS, 05/2004 - 07/2015
  • Escort Prisoners in secure prison vans from Prisons and detention centers to appear at court for their hearings and for sentencing
  • Developed exceptional attendance record with special attention to punctuality and preparation to work upon arrival
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated agreements between parties in order to reach win-win solutions to disagreements and clarify misunderstandings
  • Performed deep searches and pat-downs to look for unauthorized materials and items such as weapons
  • Performed target searches on individuals exiting screening equipment to detect prohibited and dangerous items
  • Operated x-ray machines, hand wands and advanced imaging technology to conduct screening of passengers and baggage
  • Interacted with public to give directions, explain rules and regulations and respond to inquiries
  • Engaged in casual conversations with individuals to assess and analyze behaviors
  • Responded to 50 critical security incidents per year by applying standard operating procedures designed to minimize loss of life and damage to property
Circle K Stores, Inc. - Handy Man
Saint Louis, MO, 11/1999 - 06/2015
  • Performed minor wall repair to maintain walls, including installing drywall and repairing and applying wallpaper
  • Performed basic electrical work and plumbing repairs such as installing new toilets, removing electrical wires, unclogging drains and maintaining gutters
  • Prepared for new painting by removing previous materials with seam-cleaning, sandblasting, scraping and sanding
  • Tossed all outdoor debris, including yard clippings into receptacles to properly maintain grounds
  • Used various equipment to remove snow and sprinkled rock salt on walkways to prevent falls
  • Finalized work on building systems by completing basic carpentry and other finish work
  • Maintained inventory of supplies to complete various repairs on plumbing, lighting or other systems
  • Scheduled and completed preventive maintenance on small air conditioning units appliances to help clients cut costs and increase appliance lifetimes
  • Removed and repaired carpet and wood flooring
  • Responded to maintenance requests in occupied property with great speed and efficiency
  • Completed partial or full dismantling of equipment to quickly repair or replace defective components and restore functionality
  • Maintained restroom functionality by repairing leaking faucets, clogged toilets and other equipment
  • Kept tool, material and equipment inventory updated
  • Studied system requirements to order components and parts and perform acceptance tests
  • Followed all work orders and specifications to determine which machines and equipment required replacement, repair or maintenance
  • Troubleshot and repaired faulty heating, air conditioning and ventilation systems
  • Cleaned and maintained both interior and exterior of building
  • Determined new technique to streamline painting processes, increasing workflow 63%
Cricket and soccer

I played both cricket and soccer recreationally during my school and teen age years while living in Jamaica my country of birth.

Today I still watched the games on television whenever thy are being broadcast.
(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Legible report writing
  • Punctuality
  • Baggage inspections
  • Superb surveillance skills
  • Keen observer
  • CPR and Child CPR Training 2018
  • Education
    Browns Town High Jamaica West Indies, Expected in 07/1987 High School Diploma : - GPA :
    • Majored in Mathematics, English language, Social studies, Agriculture science and Life skills.

    Adult CPRE/AED conducted by the American Red Cross

    On the 12/18/2018.

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    School Attended
    • Browns Town High
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    • Security Professional
    • Transportation Security Officer
    • Handy Man
    • High School Diploma

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