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MaxSent Armed Security Officer Federal Government Contract in Reno, Nevada

Armed Security Officer Federal Government Contract

Department:FPS Nevada

Location:Reno, NV


MaxSent's Officers are the foundation of success at MaxSent. The goal is to create and preserve an environment where employees, visitors, and properties are safe and well-protected. Working with MaxSent offers a variety of employment opportunities for your unique career plan! Whether you-re a part-timer or a careerist MaxSent gives you the training and development to learn and grow.

MaxSent is actively hiring candidates for Armed Protective Security Officer positions inReno, Nevada

As a full-time, employee of MaxSent, the following benefits may be available:

  • Major Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Predominately Monday- Friday schedule

  • Paid vacation

  • 401K

  • Opportunities for additional training to aid in your development.

    Essential Functions: Protective Security Officers may be asked to perform a variety of duties at the facility where they are assigned including:

  • Ensure the facility is provided with high-quality security services to protect people and property.

  • Build, improve, and maintain effective relationships with both client employees and guests.

  • Report safety concerns, security breaches, and unusual circumstances verbally and in writing.

  • Handle security issues and emergency situations according to MaxSent protocol.

  • Understand site-specific operations including manuals and post orders.

  • Greet visitors and employees in a cheerful and welcoming manner.

  • Answer questions and assist visitors and employees.

  • Remain flexible to ever changing environment; adapts well to different situations.

  • Patrol the facility on foot or in a vehicle.

  • Answer phones, greet guests and employees.

  • Monitor closed-circuit television systems and alarms.


  • Must be at least 21 years of age or older as required by applicable law or contractual requirements AND possess a high school diploma or GED.

  • Must meet at least ONE of the following italicized criteria:

  • 2 years of armed security experience

  • 2 years of military or National Guard service (active or reserve),

  • Successful completion of state-certified law enforcement education and training, or

  • Successful completion of police officers' standard training courses.

  • Candidates should have prior firearms experience.

  • DHS Homeland Security Federal Protective Service Clearance preferred.

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills required, verbal and written fluency in English is required.

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment with the ability to work independently.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing for public interaction and report writing.

  • Neat and professional appearance.

  • Friendly and professional demeanor.

  • Ability to provide quality customer service.

  • Ability to handle emergency situations efficiently and effectively at client site.

    *Current Pay- $29.15/ hour + $4.67 Health & Welfare

    October 1stPay- $30.61/hour + $4.86 Health & Welfare

    MaxSent is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    *= as outlined in the Collective Bargaining Agreement