Security Guard

Career Area: Disaster & Emergency Services
City: Greensboro
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Job Description


Guards and secures facility occupants, company property, personnel, and assets in against hazards such as fire, illegal entry, theft, and vandalism. 



  • Under the direction of the Security Supervisor, maintains facility security and safety
  • Stands guard at facility access/egress points; operates access control equipment
  • Performs roving inspections of buildings, grounds, and facility perimeter per approved schedule; interacts with staff, visitors, and vendors as required
  • Reprioritizes work in response to emergencies
  • Prepare routine, standardized reports 
  • Immediately reports any security incidents to Security Supervisor
  • Other duties as assigned 



  • High School Diploma and one year of previous security, military or equivalent law enforcement experience required 
  • Local candidates preferred, must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Candidates must pass a background check, to include fingerprinting
  • Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion 
  • Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process 
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment 



Work is based in an office and field work environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Normal work hours are Monday-Sunday 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., however extended hours may be required. 



Must be able to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 100 lbs. Requires intermittent walking, running, climbing, squatting, stretching, bending and kneeling. Requires constant use of hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reach with hands and arms.