Security Guard Resume

Professionally written sample security guard resume. Know what to focus on in your job application including relevant skills, training and experience. Ensure that your resume clearly highlights why you are the right candidate for the specific security guard job opportunity.

A potential employer should be able to quickly scan through your resume to determine your suitability. Describing your relevant strengths and abilities upfront together with a list of related training and licenses allows for this.

SECURITY GUARD RESUME


YOUR FULL NAME

Your mailing address

Your phone numbers

Your email address


Resume Objective Statement

Example:

Observant, detail-orientated security professional with a strong track record of identifying threats and irregularities quickly and effectively, seeks employment at XYZ Company. Skills and strengths include:

  • 4 years hands-on corporate security experience with a solid working knowledge of security operations and safety practices
  • proven high ethical standards and strong moral fitness in upholding professionalism and integrity
  • demonstrated ability to resolve high pressure situations by exercising good judgment and decision-making skills
  • work record indicates a solid ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • verifiable record of reliable and punctual work attendance including all shifts and overtime

Relevant qualifications and training include:

  • State of California Guard Card
  • Valid California Driver License with a safe driving record
  • Current CPR/First Aid certification
  • Good working knowledge of different commercial security systems and control room surveillance technology


Work Experience

Security Guard

CBI Industries, Stockton, CA

September 2012 to date

  • responsible for patrolling the company premises to detect irregular activity and ensure the safety of the property and occupants
  • serve as a highly visible security presence to deter safety and security infractions
  • investigate and take the appropriate action on unauthorized access, incidents, accidents, threats and suspicious activity
  • monitor points of access through surveillance
  • inspect and adjust security systems and equipment to ensure optimal operational use
  • identify areas for improvement including new security camera positions
  • respond to alarms and emergencies
  • deliver a detailed daily activity report that accounts for all irregular incidents
  • maintain all professional standards by closely adhering to the policies and procedures of the company

Security Guard

Carrington College, Stockton, CA

July 2011 to August 2012

  • monitored and enforced all state and campus rules and regulations to ensure the safety and welfare of the students, faculty staff and college property
  • investigated irregular activities and unlawful behavior that took place on college property including the apprehension of the violators for referral to the appropriate authority
  • served the college wherever practicable to provide for it's security and safety


Education

Morrey High School, Stockton, CA

High School Diploma 2011


References

Available on request


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