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Sunstates Security Full-Time Security Officer (Nashville) in Knoxville, Tennessee

Full-Time Security Officer


Knoxville, TN, United States of America

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Join one of the fastest growing security companies in the U.S.! Since 1998, Sunstates Security has established a reputation for providing excellent customer service and quality work environments while being recently recognized as one of the top 25 largest security providers in America. At Sunstates Security, we're committed to hiring, developing and retaining a diverse and exceptionally qualified workforce. As a result, our employees are skilled, knowledgeable and dedicated to providing clients with flawless security service and the peace of mind that comes with it.

We work hard to recruit and to retain the best and the brightest people for each client and every site location. We instill in our employees the Sunstates promise to provide a safe, disciplined and friendly work environment with an opportunity for career advancement.

If you're searching for a career with challenging and rewarding opportunities, we invite you to explore the possibilities at Sunstates Security. As a proactive security partner for some of the country's leading companies and organizations, we provide careers for talented people to become part of a successful, growing company.

Job Skills / Requirements

Sunstates Security is currently hiring for a full-time Security Officer in the Knoxville, TN area. The starting pay rate for this position is $11.10/hr.

Schedule Details:

  • 32-40 hours a week

  • Fill 2nd and 3rd shift hours on various days

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conducting patrols

  • Conducting scan tours

  • Excellent customer service

  • Completing reports

  • Responding to requests for assistance


  • Good observation skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Security experience highly preferred

  • Ability to pass a background check and a drug screen

  • At least 18 years of age

  • High School diploma

If you possess a positive attitude, a professional presence, and teamwork ethics, we would like to hear from you

Note: If you are selected for hire and you doNOTpossess an active Tennessee Security Officer license: you areREQUIREDto attend a 4 hour course prior to being assigned to your respective post & shift.

A Security Officer may perform a multitude of duties as specified by the Post Orders and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). The Security Officer will read and become extremely knowledgeable of Post Orders/SOP and will be able to act quickly and efficiently according to such directives. Sun123

Education Requirements (Any)

High School diploma or equivalent

Certification Requirements (All)

TN Security License

Additional Information / Benefits

Only candidates who meet our rigorous employment standards and who are excellent matches for open positions (as personally verified by Site Managers) are invited to join our security team.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and supporter of our military veterans!

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K/403b Plan

This job reports to the Manager

This is aFull-Timeposition2nd Shift,3rd Shift,Weekends.

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