Armed Security Officer

Writing a great armed security officer resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Jari Sailer | (694) 335-6362 | Billings, MT


I am an experienced armed security officer with over 2 years of experience. I have a strong ability to assess and handle difficult situations quickly and effectively. My excellent communication skills allow me to defuse potentially dangerous situations before they escalate. I am also physically fit and able to maintain long periods of alertness if necessary.


Armed Security Officer at Montana Security Group, MTMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully apprehended and detained a shoplifter who was attempting to steal $200 worth of merchandise from the store.
  • Successfully diffused a situation between two arguing customers, preventing it from escalating into a physical altercation.
  • Completed daily security checks of the premises and ensured that all entry points were secure.
  • Monitored surveillance cameras and took appropriate action in response to any incidents that occurred.
  • Wrote up detailed reports of any incidents or suspicious activity that occurred during shift.

Security Officer at Big Sky Protective Services, MTJul 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully apprehended and detained a shoplifter who was later turned over to the police.
  • Prevented an intoxicated individual from driving by taking their keys away and calling them a taxi.
  • Successfully diffused a fight between two individuals before it could escalate further.
  • Responded to an activated fire alarm, evacuated the building, and notified the appropriate authorities.
  • Regularly patrols assigned area on foot or in vehicle, keeping detailed records of activities and incidents.


High School Diploma at Billings Senior High School, Billings, MTAug 2016 - May 2020

I've learned how to study for exams, how to do research, and how to write essays.


  • Firearm safety
  • Use of force
  • Arrest procedures
  • Patrol techniques
  • Report writing
  • Evidence collection and preservation

Vienna Cumbess | (192) 412-4958 | 742 Evergreen Terrace, Springfield, MO


I have over 2 years of experience as an armed security officer. I am a highly effective and efficient security professional with excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. I am also able to maintain calm in high-pressure situations while remaining vigilant at all times. I have a strong commitment to protecting life and property, and I am always willing to go the extra mile to ensure the safety of those under my care.


Armed Security Officer at Security Officer Services, MOMar 2022 - Present

  • Monitored and responded to all security alarms, dispatched law enforcement as needed.
  • Patrolled premises regularly to maintain visible presence and deter potential incidents.
  • Logged all activities in daily reports, including detailing any unusual or suspicious occurrences.
  • Investigated and resolved complaints from staff, residents, and visitors.
  • Conducted regular safety audits of the property to identify hazards and implement corrective measures.
  • Responded quickly and effectively to emergency situations such as fires, medical emergencies, weather-related events, etc.

Security Officer at First Security Services, MOSep 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully apprehended and detained a shoplifter who was attempting to steal $200 worth of merchandise from the store.
  • Successfully diffused a situation between two customers who were arguing with each other, before it turned into a physical altercation.
  • Patrolled the premises and conducted regular security checks, as well as responding to any alarms or incidents that occurred.
  • Conducted investigations into any suspicious activity or incidents that occurred on the property.
  • Provided assistance to customers and employees when needed, such as helping them find items or providing directions.
  • Maintained cleanliness in the security office and ensured all equipment was in working order.


High School Diploma at Parkway West High School, Ballwin, MOSep 2016 - May 2020

I've learned how to write essays, how to do mathematical equations, and how to read and interpret different types of literature.


  • Firearms
  • Self-defense
  • First aid
  • Emergency response
  • Security procedures
  • Report writing