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Security Officer

Company: Cornerstone Security Group
Location: Portland
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

Location: Portland, OR
Job Type: Full Time
Education Requirements: High School Diploma/GED

Cornerstone Security Group

is excited to announce that we have new management in place. With this new leadership, we are committed to providing new opportunities, growth, and positive changes for our employees. We are looking for highly qualified professionals and qualified armed security officers to help us achieve our goals. As an armed security officer, you are expected to maintain a safe and secure environment for our clients, staff, and their property. This position requires an exceptional professional demeanor, a high level of attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and the ability to remain calm and composed in high-pressure situations.

Current Hiring Bonus: $1,000

$250 AT 30 DAYS - $250 AT 6 MONTHS - $500 AT 1 YEAR


  • Conduct regular foot patrols of the designated areas, ensuring the safety and security of the premises and its potential occupants.

  • Monitor security systems, including CCTV and alarms, and respond to any security breaches or incidents

  • Escort employees, clients, and visitors to their destination as requested

  • Maintain accurate records and reports of all incidents and activities

  • Provide excellent customer service to clients and visitors, while maintaining a professional demeanor at all times

  • Maintain proficiency in the use of firearms and other security equipment

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

  • Ability to handle hands-on/physical situations when necessary and justified to maintain a safe and secure environment.

  • Demonstrated experience and ability to perform the duties assigned.

  • Ability to verbally de-escalate situations, when at all possible, to a peaceful resolution.


    • Must be at least 21 years of age

    • Must have a minimum of 1 year of experience in the Security Industry

    • Must possess a valid DPSST Armed/Unarmed license and have completed required firearms training.

    • Must possess or be willing to obtain a Concealed Handgun License within 90 days of employment.

    • Must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation

    • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

    • Must have a High School Diploma or GED

    • Prior military or law enforcement experience preferred, but not required


      • A comprehensive benefits package for our full-time, 32hr+ per week employees. This includes full coverage medical, dental, and vision insurance plans, fully

        paid for by Cornerstone Security Group

        . We believe in taking care of our employees' health and well-being, so they can perform their duties at the highest level possible.

      • Paid time off and holiday pay

      • Opportunities for advancement within the company

      • Company paid DPSST re-qualification training after 1 year

        Cornerstone Security Group

        promotes and encourages a culture of peace. We keep the peace, and are peacekeepers for our clients, and the communities in which we operate. Our core values of






        , and


        is shown through each of our officers and the work that they do.If you are a highly motivated individual with a strong commitment to keeping safety and security, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We look forward to hearing from you.

Keywords: Cornerstone Security Group, Portland , Security Officer, Other , Portland, Oregon

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