Crafting the Perfect Job Description for Security Guards

January 31, 2024
Crafting the Perfect Job Description for Security Guards

Security Guard

The position of Security Guard at ExampleCorp is a challenging and rewarding role that helps protect our employees, customers, and property. You will be responsible for monitoring and patrolling our facilities, and you will need to be able to handle everything from suspicious activity to accidents. This is a fast-paced environment, and you will need to be able to think on your feet and provide solutions quickly. If you are a people person who enjoys a challenge, this is the job for you!

Key Responsibilities

The following areas of focus will be central to your role in this position:

  • Providing security for the premises and employees of ExampleCorp. This will include guarding the building from unauthorized entry, patrolling the premises, and responding to any security incidents that may occur.
  • Monitoring the CCTV system, and keeping a log of any incidents that occur.
  • Conducting regular security checks of the premises, and reporting any potential security risks to the management.

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following attributes:

  • At least 18 years old
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid security guard license
  • Valid driver's license
  • Clean criminal record
  • Ability to stand for long periods
  • Ability to work nights and weekends
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Basic computer skills

If you are excited about this field and feel like you could thrive on our team, we encourage you to apply even if you do not meet every requirement listed.


As a valued member of our team, you will have access to the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Health insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-the-job training
  • Career advancement opportunities

About ExampleCorp

ExampleCorp is a leading provider of security services. We are committed to protecting our client's assets and ensuring the safety of their employees, customers, and visitors. We are looking for security guards who are professional, reliable and dedicated to providing the highest level of service. If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your application today.

Are you interested in this position? Please apply via our Partner HiPeople by clicking the link below. We do not require a CV. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

Are you looking to hire Security Guards? Use HiPeople today to find top talent, without the hassle of CV screening!

For more information on hiring Security Guards, take a look at our expert-crafted hiring guide.