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3 weeks ago

Security Patrol Officer

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Job Description

Job Title: Signal Patrol Guard

Location: Dallas, TX 75244

Schedule: Must have flexibility to work any shift (1st, 2nd, and 3rd), including weekends.

Pay Rate: $16.50 per hour


  • Current Texas guard card
  • Must be 21 years or older
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug test
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Reliable transportation
  • Excellent organizational, oral, and written communication skills
  • Ability to move equipment weighing up to 20 pounds


  • Tuition assistance for part-time, full-time employees, and immediate family members
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Veteran and first responder friendly

Position Summary:

A Signal Patrol Guard conducts patrols (foot and vehicle) for courtyards, offices, pools, and other high-value areas to ensure all required access points are secured and to protect property and residents with a high degree of attentiveness to details and safety. Additional duties as listed in the site’s Post Orders are required as well.


  • Conduct mobile security services while operating company patrol vehicle according to site-specific instructions/post orders.
  • Write detailed and accurate reports using company technology and web/app-based software during each shift.
  • Consistently arrive on time for shifts, follow instructions, dress code, and appearance standards.
  • Interact with internal and external customers on-site, cultivating a customer service relationship.
  • Communicate promptly with the Advanced Patrol Guard or Branch Patrol Supervisor to report any customer or property-related information and concerns.
  • Responsible for the assigned vehicle during the shift, including fueling, washing, interior cleanliness, and inspecting.
  • Take care of any Signal equipment assigned during the shift, such as radios, access keys/cards, uniforms, and devices.
  • Manage daily activities while meeting key benchmarks and expectations set by the Branch Patrol Supervisor.
  • Consistently deescalate issues through professional communication.
  • Communicate with the Branch Patrol Supervisor through the Daily Scrum to receive and disseminate information such as client needs, route changes, and post order updates to ensure operational excellence.

Soft Skills:

  • Visioning: Understand the big picture and deliver services reflecting company values, goals, and purpose. Can you exhibit our core values, creating peace of mind for our clients?
  • Strategic Planning: Effectively engage, communicate, plan, and execute daily patrol responsibilities while meeting deadlines. Can you complete a route in the allotted time?
  • Financial Acumen: Understand company measurements and execute behaviors to drive performance. Can you manage your time on property to meet the company benchmark?
  • Team Development: Communicate with clients, team members, and management effectively and in a timely manner. Can you work cohesively with a team, delivering on key objectives?
  • Project Management: Complete daily tasks efficiently, meeting business needs. Can you complete your daily tasks and communicate maintenance needs of company assets?

Signal is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $16.50 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

Experience level:

  • 1 year


  • 10 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Weekends as needed

Work Location: In person

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