Armed Security Officers 


Times may be turbulent, but your career shouldn't be. Universal Protection Service, a Nationally-acclaimed company, has grown to be the 3rd largest security organization in the U.S. We seek to hire security professionals to work in a professional environment. This requires an ambitious and career conscious person where acquired skills and training will be utilized toward continued growth and advancement. Apply today!

We are actively recruiting Armed Security Officers to work at a public site in Santa Ana. Military/law enforcement background required. Universal Protection Service proudly supports the 100,000 Jobs Mission, a group of leading U.S. companies whose goal is to collectively hire 100,000 transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020.


  • To safeguard, patrol and monitor for any theft or violence at the job site.
  • To create and send Daily Activity Reports (DARs) to both the client and Universal Protection Service.
  • To create and send Incident Reports as needed.
  • To work with local law enforcement as needed.
  • To be pleasant and courteous to clients and staff at all times.
  • To be able to comply with written Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
  • To be sensitive to the wide range of ethnic diversity of patrons, public and staff.
  • To be physically and mentally capable of performing assigned tasks.
  • To be able to perform duties outlined with authority, quickly, quietly; yet not abusive, abrasive or threatening.
  • Other job duties as determined by Universal Protection Service or its client.

Schedule: Varies, according to client needs. Full-time with occasional overtime required.

Location: Santa Ana, CA

Pay: $13.00/hr


Position Requirements
  • Must have Guard Card permit in hand, Firearms Qualification permit in hand, and a weapon to carry.
  • Must have 10 years or more experiene. Experience can include a combination of military service, law enforcement experience, guard work, and/or other qualified work experience. Must be able to provide proof of experience at time of application, e.g. dates of employment, DD214, job performance reviews, etc.
  • Must have valid Californnia Driver's License and be able to operate a small vehicle or electric cart.
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States.
  • Must be flexible to days/time worked.
  • Must be completely fluent in the English language - reading, writing, and speaking.

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