Protective Security Officers (Operations ) at American Security Programs Inc.

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

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Location: Washington, Washington DC

Job Description:

American Security Programs Inc.


American Security Programs is a premium contract security services company based in Northern Virginia and a wholly owned subsidiary of SecurAmerica. Our mission is to provide legendary and responsive security service solutions to our client, which provides uncompromising value, cost effectiveness, and results to our clients' diverse business needs. The company was founded upon a single guiding principal: The founder's vision of a truly quality-oriented company, the executives of which would remain available, accountable and in touch with every customer.

Job Skills / Requirements


American Security Programs is currently seeking Protective Service Officers for Federal Protective Service contracts in the National Capitol Region. (The District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia)

Responsibilities: The Protective Service Officer will assist Federal Protective Service in the protection of Federal facilities, property, employees, and facility guests on behalf of the people of the United States.

High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma
Must be a United States Citizen
Must be at least 21 years of age
Must Have 3-5 years of Security Officer experience within in the past 5 years
Active Duty or Military Veteran

Demonstrate a strong commitment to providing internal and external customers with timely, quality and courteous stakeholder service.
Make sure the sites forms are filled out completely for your particular shift.
Understand why adherence to policy is important and can communicate that to others.
Able to process American Security Programs documents or complete American Security Programs forms.
Patrol to ensure that only authorized personnel/ vehicles enter facilities.
Follow all post and special orders, and perform the duties with honesty, integrity, and in a professional manner
Guard everything within the limits of the assigned post and only leave when relieved properly.
Monitor facility security control center (e.g., closed circuit video (CCV) and security and fire alarms.
Respond to calls for assistance and/or emergencies.
Screen package, personnel, and vehicle for firearms, explosives and other dangerous weapons.

Mandatory Certifications for Protective Service Officers:
Must be able to provide Exhibit 3A (Contractor Basic 64 or 72 hour), and Exhibit 3B (Contractor Basic Weapons 40 hour), Exhibit 3D (Contractor Refresher, if applicable)
Firearms Qualification (Shoot sheet with score or Exhibit 3B or 3F)
FPS Supervisory Exhibit
AED/CPR & First Aid
Baton & OC
Final Suitability Letter or Recent Preliminary Favorable Letter

Training will be provided by our Training Academy upon Approval
Attending Training does not guarantee employment

Education Requirements (All)

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Certification Requirements (All)

CPR/AED/SFA Certificate
• Must be able to provide Exhibit 3A (Contractor Basic 64 or 72 hour), and Exhibit 3B (Contractor Basic Weapons 40 hour), Exhibit 3D (Contractor Refre

Additional Information / Benefits

American Security Programs is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or membership in any other protected group. As an affirmative action employer with federal contracts, we are required to report demographic information about our employees and job applicants to various agencies of the United States government. The data requested during the application phase is used to comply with the government's recordkeeping and reporting requirements, and to monitor the progress of our Affirmative Action programs. Your self-identification for the EEO categories is voluntary and the information that you provide will not be used in any employment decisions. If you decide to disclose this data, your employment will not be adversely affected.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance

Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Physical Exam

This job reports to the Program Manager

This is a Full and Part-Time position1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Relocation is not provided and travel is not required

Number of Openings for this position: 30

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