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Position:  5400 Security Officer (2nd/3rd Shifts)
Location:  Traverse City, MI
Job Id:  5400
# of Openings:   1

DK Security is recruiting for the position of part-time Security Officer in Traverse City, MI. You will find the job description listed below. Please review the position carefully. If you are interested in applying for this position, please follow the instructions listed below to complete our online application.

Part-Time Security Officer
2nd (1600-0000) and 3rd (0000-0800) Shift Weekdays, Holidays and Weekends
16-24 Hours weekly

Security Officers are responsible for protecting the site’s building, grounds, assets, employees, tenants and visitors against criminal activity, accidents, fires and natural disasters, as well as leading subordinates.


  • Guard posts – this may include gatehouses, building lobbies or reception areas.
  • Monitor surroundings on closed-circuit television and may be required to make rounds of the area.
  • Ensure unauthorized persons do not enter restricted areas.
  • Check for employee and vendor identifications.
  • Look for suspicious persons, packages and activities.
  • Inspect vehicles and packages as well as monitor deliveries.
  • May direct traffic on the premises and issue parking permits.
  • May provide first aid or other medical treatment (will specify by individual account) in emergency situations.
  • Conduct vehicle patrols.
  • Must follow site specific post guidelines.
  • Foot patrol of interior and exterior to check gates, entrances, doors, windows and vents are locked and secure against break-ins.
  • Document daily activities and incident reports.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma required. 
  • 1-2 years of industry experience preferred.
  • Must have good driving record (3 or less moving violations within 5-year period).
  • Ability to read and write fluently and effectively.
  • Must have excellent organization and communication skills.
  • Ability to travel to various locations.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must have the ability to stand or walk for long periods of time
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the core functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties, the employee may be regularly required to stand or sit for extended periods, walk long distances, use hands to handle, hold or feel objects, tools, or controls, reach with arms, and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The employee is required to hear conversations in noisy environments. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

The information contained in this position description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed by persons holding this position. Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently in these positions and may change from time to time considering immediate operational requirements.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described herein are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. The employee may be required to work in outside weather conditions and may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles and high noise levels. The employee must be able to meet deadlines with severe time constraints. The employee must work independently and with other staff to meet demands from several persons at the same time.

DK Security is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. DK Security’s job openings are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, religion, age, height, weight, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, or veteran status.
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Once your application is submitted and reviewed, a response will be issued via a telephone call or email.

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