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Job Description

Unarmed Security Officer

License #B2800283

As Security Officer for Cambridge Security Services, you will be a member of the most respected security firm in Florida. We secure some the most prestigious properties and schools in the worlds. You would be conducting foot or vehicle patrols, controlling access, securing equipment and people, responding to emergencies, monitoring advanced intrusion technology, performing surveillance and preventing criminal activity. We take pride in employing many military veterans, as their skills sets, and knowledge easily transfer to the private security business.


The benchmark of American security has an immediate job opportunity for a Security Officer. As a Security Officer, you will conduct foot and/or vehicle patrol (interior and/or exterior), control access and egress, monitor CCTV and alarm systems, compose reports, deter criminal activity and misconduct and perform other duties as specified in post orders.

As a full time, employee of Cambridge Security, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Major Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid vacation
  • Industry leading training
  • Work Perks employee discount program
  • FREE UNIFORMS w/ no deposit taken


Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle
  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
  • Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons
  • Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles
  • Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits
  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities
  • Aid customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner


Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a current security officer license issued by the State of Florida, Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Pass a mental health assessment

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • If previously employed, meaningful and verifiable work history

Skills Required

  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
  • Attention to detail


  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules
  • Must have access to reliable transportation
  • Must be able to successfully complete all training required for the position
  • Must be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and / or console monitors
  • Must have demonstrate ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public
  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military

Physical Requirements and Environment

Environment: Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat

Major activity: Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing

Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Standing, walking, and sitting. Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

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