For those who demand excellence.

Security Officer

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Level: Entry Salary Range: $13.00-17.00/hour

Job Location: 

Nashville, Tennessee

Travel Percentage: None
Position Type: Full Time Job Shift: Any
Education Level: High School Job Category: Customer Service




Salary Range


Job Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Travel Percentage


Position Type

Full Time

Job Shift


Education Level

High School

Job Category

Customer Service

Silverseal is a fast-growing security and investigation company seeking to hire dedicated, professional, motivated, and customer service orientated Corporate Security Officers to work in one of our Downtown Nashville, TN, locations. As a Professional Security Guard for Silverseal you will be responsible for the Safety and Security of our client’s property and personnel.

Silverseal provides the following services: corporate security, special event security, risk management, and investigative services. We are looking for candidates with knowledge in basic security systems, sound decision-making skills, and the utilization of good judgement. 

Essential Functions and Responsibilities
•    Secure property and personnel by standing on post, scanning and controlling facilities, grounds and access points
•    Implement and practice security procedures and protocols
•    Maintain a secure and safe environment by monitoring access control systems along with fire and trespassing exits
•    Strong ability to be attentive to detail and observant of surroundings
•    Knowledge of operating walkie-talkie, two-way radio transceivers, and answering service calls for assistance 
•    Acknowledge, review, and respond to all operational alarms and security-related situations
•    Utilize the Closed-Circuit Television (“CCTV”)
•    Complete accurate and concise reports by recording observations, occurrences, information, and surveillance activities.
•    Provide excellent customer service experience by greeting incoming guests and tenants, providing information regarding the site and surrounding area as requested by visitors
•    Work in various environments such as cold weather, rain, snow, or heat 
•    Perform other duties assigned by supervisors related to security and safety

Qualifications & Requirements

•    A minimum of one (1) year work history in a security role 
•    Valid Security Guard Licenses for the applicable state
•    Be at least 21 years of age with a High School Diploma or equivalent
•    Security Officers are required to stand or walk on various surfaces for long periods of time without sitting or kneeling
•    Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift
•    Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds
•    Display exceptional customer service and communication skills
•    Ability to communicate effectively by both orally and written with interpersonal skills to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner
•    Ability to write accurate and concise reports for team members and supervisors
•    Ability to handle stressful situations and make sound judgement calmly and effectively
•    Have intermediate computer skills to operate innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites
•    As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws

Preferred Skills
•    Bi-lingual 
•    Previous law enforcement or military experience 
•    60 college credits in criminal justice school 

Flexibility: Candidates must be willing to work weekends, holidays & various shifts

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time/ Per-Diem

We offer all employees a robust benefits program that exceeds the standard security industry, including:
•    Competitive wage rates 
•    Training and Professional Development
•    Opportunity of Advancement
•    Prestigious assignments
•    Employee Referral Program with cash incentives
•    Weekly pay checks
•    Alternate work schedules
•    Security Officer Newsletter showcasing employee success stories, security tips, and updates. 

Our assignments also offer:
•    401K
•    Paid Medical Insurance
•    Dental Insurance Vision
•    Paid Time Off
•    Paid Holidays
•    Annual Pay Increases
•    Longevity Bonuses

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions of the job