Job Description

Security Officer + $500 Sign-On Bonus (402: Catawba, SC) $12.50/hr (402)
Catawba, SC, United States of America


With more than 40 years of experience, American Security is the trusted industry leader, delivering a comprehensive range of services in Healthcare, Manufacturing, Technology, Institutional and more.

Job Skills / Requirements

American Security is currently hiring hard-working, reliable, and self-starting candidates for 3 Full-time openings in the Catawba, SC area.

Starting at: $12.50/HR + $500 Sign-On Bonus

Available Shifts & Schedule:

  • Night shift: 6 pm - 6 am, and day shift: 6 am - 6 pm with rotating days
  • Must work every other Saturday & Sunday

Job Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Fast-paced environment working with people and computers at a paper mill. 
  • Patrol and maintain general security of assigned property as described in post orders.
  • Utilize a computer, smartphone, or similar device to maintain a Daily Activity Report, and create Incident and Facility Maintenance Reports.
  • Work under the general supervision of Field Supervisor and Client Manager.
  • Maintain consistent performance, attendance, uniform appearance, and professional grooming.
  • Maintain professional communications with clients and colleagues.
  • Respond to emergency calls including medical, fire, and damage to property

Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED (required) 
  • Must be at least 18 years old (21 years old for specific client sites and all armed positions).
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED. 
  • Must be a US Citizen – Applicable to the state of South Carolina only.
  • Must be able to work in extreme heat and cold.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and monitors.
  • Must be able to read and write a report.
  • Must have good organization and communication skills.
  • Must be able to listen and identify issues quickly and accurately.
  • Must pass a driving record screening and complete criminal background check.
  • Must be approved by South Carolina Law Enforcement Division or State Equivalent
  • Employment as a registered security officer may be contingent on the results of a character, and fitness investigation.
  • Applicants may be required to pass a medical examination testing the applicant’s ability to perform essential job functions of a security officer. This may include screening for the use of performance-impairing drugs.
  • Previous military applicants must present a DD214 or NGB Form 22.
  • Some client sites require updated vaccines and immunization record

Education Requirements (Any)

High School diploma or GED

Additional Information / Benefits

  • Weekly Pay & Direct Deposit
  • + $500 Sign-On Bonus**
  • $250 Referral Bonus* Program
  • Paid Training & SLED or State Equivalent Licensing
  • Access to a Credit Union
  • One Week Paid Vacation
  • 401K Retirement Savings Account
  • Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance

*Conditions apply

American Security of Greenville, LLC is an EEO Employer.


Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Short Term Disability

This job reports to the Supervisor

This is a Full-Time position