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1 weeks ago

Armed Security

Flag us Los Angeles, CA

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Job Description


Protect-US is hiring for Armed Security Guards for a cannabis distro, close to Downtown LA!
We are looking for an experienced and reliable Armed Security Officer to join our company. Armed security officers are responsible for protecting designated people and places and should report noteworthy incidents to the company as they occur. You should also ensure that safety equipment remains in excellent working order if applicable.
To be successful as an Armed Security Officer, you should be able to exercise discretion regarding the use of your weapon. Ultimately, the outstanding armed security officers will seek to expand their self-defense and weapons training beyond the mandatory level.

Fulltime Monday-Friday (2:30PM-11PM)

Armed Security Guard Responsibilities

  • Protecting stipulated people and locations from harassment, physical attack, vandalism, and other forms of abusive or unauthorized treatment.
  • Ensuring that your weapon is well maintained and secure at all times.
  • Utilizing your weapon in times of extreme attack, when non-violent options have been exhausted.
  • Attending refresher training in weapons use, if applicable.
  • Completing and submitting incident reports after noteworthy developments.
  • Recording the details of each person who visits the facility, if applicable.
  • Ensuring that security equipment and measures are suitable and that they remain in excellent working condition at all times.
  • Implementing new security measures, if required.
  • Ensuring that your uniform remains clean and well-maintained and that you wear it while on duty.


  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
  • Current valid California Guard Card.
  • Current valid California Exposed Firearm Permit.
  • Prior experience as an armed security officer.
  • Relevant weapons license and training.
  • Clear criminal record.
  • Strong commitment to the well-being of others.
  • Excellent decision-making abilities.
  • Ability to work calmly and efficiently, particularly when under duress.
  • Neat, professional appearance.
  • Capacity to work on your feet for extended periods.

About Protect-US Private Security

At Protect-US Security Services we are the provider of uniformed security guards on short and long term contracts to various businesses and organizations both commercial and domestic. We are together committed towards making you and your property safe and secure with our professionalism and value added services.

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