Armed and TWIC Security Officer Full-Time and Part Time (Operations)
Norfolk, VA, United States of America


Top Guard is looking for Qualified Armed Officers who have a current DCJS Armed Endorsement card and Current TWIC card. All shifts available. We have full time and part time positions available.

Job Skills / Requirements

Safeguard Staff, Customers, Authorized Visitors, assets, and property.
Effectively use Customer Service skills with internal staff and visitors. Maintain a positive attitude at all times.
Follow all post orders contained in the Security Binder. Adhere and enforce all client policies and procedures.
Provide direction and assistance to staff, visitors and guest.
Be alert to discover/deter any person(s) attempting to gain unauthorized access
Respond to emergency conditions within assigned area of responsibility as annotated in main SOP
Be alert to hazards which may cause fires, explosions and other catastrophes
Aggressive patrols, maintaining high degree of visibility. Annotate any/all damage discovered during patrols.
Conduct Deggy Security rounds as scheduled.
Perform vehicle intake duties as specified in SOP.
Perform vehicle release duties as specified in SOP.
Military and Prior security experience is prefered, but not required.
Excellent customer service skills required.
Professional image and demeanor maintained at all times.
Dependable and reliable with proven track record of past stable employment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must be physically able to walk and stand for up to an 8 hour shift. Must be able to climb stairs as needed to conduct security rounds in multi-level facility.
Must be able to interact with all levels of employees, tenants, clients and senior executives.
Excellent attendance is required to successfully perform duties.
Valid Drivers License
Must be able to pass drug screen and have reliable transportation.

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Certification Requirements (Any)

DCJS Armed card
Armed Training Completion Forms

Additional Information / Benefits

Top Guard provides its full-time employees with the following benefits:
Payroll Deducted Health Plan
Payroll Deducted Dental Insurance
Allstate Supplemental Insurance Plans
Legal Resources Legal Discount Plan
Direct Deposit
Paid Vacation
Holiday Compensation
Free Uniforms
Credit Union Membership
Legal Resources

It is the policy of Top Guard to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

Applications are active for 60 Days after which you must reapply.

Top Guard Security is the leading security guard service provider for the Virginia Peninsula, the Southside, Tri-Cities and Richmond. Top Guard offers unarmed and armed security officers and mobile patrol services to industrial and manufacturing facilities, commercial properties, local and federal governments, residential communities and retail establishments.

Top Guard is Hampton Roads, Virginia's largest privately-owned security firm with 600 employees and the largest woman-owned firm in the region. Its clientele represent the finest businesses, financial institutions, shopping centers, world-class manufacturers, communities and universities. Municipal, State and Federal contracts represent the backbone of Top Guard's regional dominance. Top Guard's size, experience and extraordinary level of service make it the region's choice for private security.

Top Guard's commitment to superior security services begins with a commitment to its employees. We understand the critical role that a security professional plays in the overall success of a facility and we are devoted to hiring high caliber employees who are intelligent, capable, and dedicated individuals. Candidates are carefully selected by an experienced recruitment staff committed to finding those individuals who meet Top Guard's rigid employment standards. Through training, performance evaluations, and quality assurance measures, we ensure that security officers maintain standards consistent with Top Guard's stringent requirements.

Screening Requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Physical Exam

This job reports to the Account Manager

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Relocation is not provided and travel is not required