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Joe Gagill

Updated 11 months ago

Finding a job - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Heather in Atlanta, Georgia"]ADT has lots of openings all over the country.[/QUOTE] Their sales gig is 100 percent...

Steve C45

Updated 11 months ago

What are typical armed security officer salaries? - 16 Replies

I took the 4 day defensive handgun course at Front Sight. The instructors are amazing. It was so good I became a life member allowing me to take any...

sunman in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Updated 14 months ago

Becoming a Freelancer - 2 Replies

So, I have about 10 years of experience in the private security/loss prevention field, and I'm looking into what it would take to provide some...

Christian L. in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Updated 18 months ago

carry permit in n.j - 21 Replies

I have a carry permit in n.j. for me to get hired in pa. what does it take

jimmy in Woodbridge, New Jersey

Updated 25 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your armed security officer career? - 17 Replies

What do you enjoy most about being an armed security officer? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to...

d1kojo in Bronx, New York

armed guard job in new york and the boroughs

why is it so hard to find a decent paying armed guard job in newq york,i have my license for several months now and every where i go they only wanted...

parker in Lanham, Maryland

Updated 28 months ago

Armed Security - 11 Replies

If I am PA Act 235 Certified can I freelance as an armed security guard or do I have to work for an agency? Thanks.

Twisted in Bronx, New York

Updated 29 months ago

How do people stay in security jobs for so long? - 4 Replies

I'm wondering how people do this? I've browsed through so many security jobs, and security companies, and I'm amazed at the discussions about how...

Nick in Jersey City, New Jersey

Updated 29 months ago

Finding a Training Position in Armed Security - 92 Replies

I have just completed an NRA 5 day Law Enforcement Course which certifies myself to instruct Police and armed Security for qualification to carry...

mikey in London, United Kingdom

Updated 30 months ago

Armed Security Jobs - 10 Replies

I live in Van Nuys and I wish to work as an Armed Security Guard. Get me some work please.

bradjc72 in Whitehall, Pennsylvania

Updated 31 months ago

Pa ACT 235 - 1 Reply

for 6 weeks or so, I have checked almost daily on the status of PA ACT 235 on the Pennsylvania State Police website, under the fingerprint section on...

floridafred1152 in Bradenton, Florida

Updated 36 months ago

what goes on in course? - 1 Reply

I am going to get my class g. Question I have is, does it involve getting shot with a rubber bullet or tasered in Florida?


Updated 38 months ago

How much does armed guard training costs in NYC? - 2 Replies

theirs a school in NYC which cost $600 for the armed course and for the reg. sec. guard class is $350 this is the link http://www.bluesteelsecurit...

BSupino in Williamstown, New Jersey

Updated 42 months ago


ok so i am a new jersey state resident and i applied to an armed security training institution in New York. After interview i was told it would be...

Guard Dog in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Updated 46 months ago

Are armed security officer job opportunities growing or declining? - 8 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most armed security...

jus me in Memphis, Tennessee

Armed Security

That salary that is posted on armed security in memphis. That is a lie. Starting pay is always 10 dollars. Then they will stick you some place...

tsvjn in Orlando, Florida

best paying armed job in orlando?

which company is the best paying for armed im working at 11.50 as a supervisor right now is there any company that is better?

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 55 months ago

Security positions - 1 Reply

Hello everyone, first time using this site so please don't get angry with my ignorance of the site. Any way... Is there any company's hiring...

Chris in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Anyone Hiring In Philadelphia??

Anyone eles having trouble looking for a job/new job in philadelphia? I have been looking and looking and noone in philadelphia is hiring for armed...

Oregon Security Training in Portland, Oregon

Updated 61 months ago

What are the best armed security officer qualifications and training to get ahead? - 13 Replies

What is the best training for becoming an armed security officer? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Gordon Hamilton in Tacoma, Washington

Updated 61 months ago

Always on the Lookout - 1 Reply

Looking for a permanent full time job as armed security. Ex-cop, full time security manager and inmate transport specialist... I OWN THE NIGHT. ...

ylong in orlando


i have a friend who has a carrying permit..he wants to do armed security work what else does he need? also can anyone recommend a comp. where can...

Nate in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Updated 63 months ago

Top armed security officer skills needed to get the job. - 9 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every armed security officer must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your armed...

Wilko in Perth, Australia

Updated 63 months ago

jobs - 1 Reply

I have been transporting jewelry for companies that come into Michigan stores (armed). Are there other jobs like this?

Oregon Security Training in Portland, Oregon

Updated 64 months ago

Getting an armed security officer job. - 5 Replies

How did you get your start doing armed security officer work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...

Jimflys in Hazlet, New Jersey

Becoming an ASO

I am a pilot who is looking for a back-up career as an ASO. What is the best way to comply with the Basic Law enforcement education? Do I need to go...

expolicerecruit in Linden, New Jersey

Updated 67 months ago

carry permit in n.j - 1 Reply

I have a carry permit in n.j. for me to get hired in pa. what does it take

jr in Linden, New Jersey

Updated 69 months ago

Armed security at Picatinny Arsenal - 1 Reply

I am an armed officer for 5 years. Does anybody know the secret to getting a job at Picatinny Arsenal (Chenega Security)? I have applied 3 times with...

dennis scinto in West Haven, Connecticut

security guard

dear sir I have no police record in the USA bonded three times thanks to my dad,s up bringing. I am very proud of this.

GigiFlores in West Palm Beach, Florida

Updated 76 months ago

Tips for armed security officer interviews. - 1 Reply

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming armed security officer interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and...

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