Security Guard Jobs

July 26, 2017
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America’s Top 10 Security Guard Companies

Becoming a security guard can be a challenging but rewarding career. The accomplishment of earning a degree, completing your training and of embarking down this particular career path of public service speaks volumes about your character. You’ve made a decision to put the safety of others first, and you’re dedicated to ensuring the integrity of that decision won’t become compromised. But where do you start? How […]
September 5, 2017
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Best Armed Tactical Security Jobs of 2017

Many people think of security guards as lazy and under-trained. But armed tactical security can be both an exciting and a rewarding career. There are many paths you can take in the security field. To help guide you through that process, here is a summary of the best armed tactical security jobs of 2017. Security Specialist A security specialist is akin to a police officer […]
September 15, 2017
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Top Government Security Jobs: TSA, DHS, NSA, and FEMA

When it comes to security guard jobs, the U.S, government has plenty of slots to fill. Consider the following alphabet soup of acronyms: TSA, DHS, NSA, FEMA. We’ll delve into each momentarily. For now, we present the list as a method of letting you know there are plenty of things that need watching at the federal level. As you might expect, top government security jobs […]
September 26, 2017
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How Much Does it Cost to Hire Security?

Hourly wages for security guards run from a minimum floor of $12 to $14, with an average somewhere in the $18 to $22 range. However, highly trained security guards working in potentially hazardous conditions will generally expect significantly higher wages. These can approach $50 per hour (see the national security guard salary breakdown here). Factors Affecting Security Guard Price Many factors affect the market rate […]
October 24, 2017
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The Most Common Types of Security Guards

In every job a security guard is employed, whether that be for a corporation or an individual, they are a private security guard and not a public peace officer even though they also deal with the public. Security guards are needed in almost all venues from malls and banks to warehouses and museums. There are armed security guards who take on more risk and a […]
January 3, 2018
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Cruise Ship Security Guards – Hot Job Alert

A cruise ship is like a city unto itself. It’s big, loud, and crammed with plenty of tourists and staff. Because there are so many people in such close proximity, cruise ships need security guards to maintain order and keep a proper watch over the ship. A cruise ship security guard is required to watch all points of the ship. They screen guests, crew members […]