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DOD Secret Clearance Security Officer

at Allied Universal

Posted: 1/28/2019
Job Reference #: 263754
Keywords: emergency

Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-MD-Rockville | US-MD-Gaithersburg | US-MD-Silver Spring
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Security Officer - Secret Clearance
    Workdays Available
    Monday - Friday, Saturday - Sunday
    Shifts Available
    Afternoon, Morning, Overnight
  • Overview

    We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more! Approximately 65% of our managers were internally promoted! ?You too can start with little, to no security experience and become one of Allied Universal’s many success stories. We have great part-time and flexible schedules! Start your phenomenal career with Allied Universal today! #CJPOST; *SAJ; *CB- MA

    Job Description

    Allied Universal Services is currently searching for Full Time Department of Defense (DoD) Cleared Security Officers in Rockville, MD.

    Applicants must have Active DOD Clearance

    Allied Universal Professional Security Officers perform many tasks including preserving order and enforcing regulations and directives for the site pertaining to personnel, visitors, and premises. Officers may be required to patrol or respond to calls for service on the facility by foot, bicycle, or vehicle. Other duties required of a professional security officer include working at an entry control point to a facility and answering phones, greeting guests and assisting employees.

    Essential Tasks (list not all inclusive):

    Protect persons, assets and information

    Respond to and assess security alarms or emergency alarms, emergency situations, medical aid, fires, oxygen deficiency alarms, first responder; secure classified information, escort visitors and contractors, secure ingress and egress situations

    Ensure the highest quality security services in the protection of personnel, property and information with professionalism; fulfill duties politely, without fear or favor

    Preserve order and enforce rules, regulations and directives for the viability of the site and the safety of personnel, equipment and sensitive information

    Greet guests and employees in a cheerful and welcoming manner

    Answer questions and assist guests and employees

    Patrol the facility, internal and external

    Report safety concerns, security breaches and unusual circumstances, both through written and verbal means

    Know site-specific operations performance manuals and post orders

    Open/close, lock/unlock sensitive rooms and areas

    Conduct personal sweeps in closed areas; monitor prohibited items in certain areas

    Conduct “person lookups” for rights and permissions to specific areas and rooms


    • Must be over the age of 21 with a valid drivers license and active DOD Clearance
    • Experienced high-level security experience on DOD site or similar
    • High School Diploma or GED required;
    • Ability to write clear concise incident reports
    • Understand proper radio protocol
    • Possess a good working knowledge of Excel, Word and PowerPoint
    • Be articulate and able to explain a situation coherently
    • Be a leader and self-starter
    • Have experience managing or leading a team of individuals
    • Understand accountability and lead by example





    Allied Universal is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce. Allied Universal will provide qualified individuals with reasonable accommodations pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or any other applicable state or local laws. We are committed to hiring veterans and reservists. Since 2013, we have hired over 25,000 heroes.

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