Tennessee Air National Guard Security Officer

Security Operations
Required License
Tennessee - Armed Security
US Citizenship Required




The Security Officer will guard installation entry control (IEC) and Commercial vehicle Inspection (CVI), and patrol security and law enforcement areas as well entry control and visual assessment of restricted areas. Security Officers must respond to incidents involving breaches, potential threats to persons or installation facilities/property, and alarms involving restricted areas. Security Officer must perform other armory duties as directed by the DFC or his/her military representative or the designated State representative.


Hourly rate of pay- $12



Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Read, write and understand English. Speak clear and distinct English, such that they can be readily understood over a telephone.
  • Possess good communication skills, be literate in English to the extent of reading and understanding printed regulations, written orders, training instructions and materials and be able to complete accurate reports as required.
  • Possess binocular vision correctable to 30/30 (Snellen), and be free of color blindness and be able to hear ordinary conversation at fifteen (15) feet with or without benefit of a hearing aid.
  • Possess good judgment, alertness, tact, and an even temperament.
  • Possess the capacity to acquire good working knowledge of security officer requirements and training; be proficient in the reading and comprehensive understanding of regulations, detailed written orders, and training materials; be able to compose reports which convey factual information; and be trainable to operate telephone and radio communications equipment.
  • No recorded evidence of any personality disorders.






Minimum Requirements:

  • Must meet all pre-employment requirements prior to assuming government posting duties.
  • Must have (1) one year experience as a military or civilian security officer or a certified police officer.
  • Must possess a Tennessee state issued armed security license or a conditional license in accordance with the requirements of the State of Tennessee, Department of Commerce.
  • Possess a high school diploma or graduate equivalency degree (GED) and a valid driver’s license.

Education / Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required. Must have (1) one year experience as a military or civilian security officer or a certified police officer.


Must have a clean criminal background to include no felonies or disqualifying misdemeanors. Must be drug free and able to pass a pre-hire drug screen.


Walden Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer. AAP/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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