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Armed Residential Security Team Agent

Atherton, California

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Armed Residential Security Team Agent Position Type Full Time Req ID 2022-780643

Allied Universal® Executive Protection and Intelligence Services , North America’s leading specialized protection company, provides rewarding careers that give you a sense of purpose. While working in a dynamic, diverse and inclusive workplace, you will be part of a team that fuels a culture that will reflect in our communities and customers we serve.

The Armed Residential Security Team Agent is responsible for the safety of the principal(s) and physical security of their property. This position is a full-time position in Atherton, CA working 12-hour shifts on 3 days on, 4 days off, 4 days on, 3 days off rotation. You must be able to work a 12-hour shift, days, nights, weekends and holidays as needed.


  • Interact with principal(s), client, staff and others in a way that is professional, courteous and in compliance with policies and procedures.
  • Perform a variety of security-related duties, depending on the posts to which they are assigned.
  • Assist with low to mid-level concerns, including but not limited to scheduling and property management to add convenience and bolster privacy.
  • Monitor early-warning detection systems, security alarms and cameras to identify and resolve security risks.
  • Safeguard and maintain highly sensitive and confidential information of the company and the principal(s).
  • Demonstrate excellent teamwork skills in a cross-functional environment. Provide and receive constructive feedback for improvement of team operations.
  • Ability to work irregular or extended hours with an ever-changing schedule. Typical schedules include overtime, nights, holidays and weekends on a regular basis.
  • Successful completion of annual and/or sustainment training program requirements
    • 40 hours annually of Executive Protection & Intelligence Services training courses
      • Defensive Tactics & Use of Force
      • EP Handgun course
      • Emergency Casual Care
      • EP Defensive & Security Driving course

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required. Continued education preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years of combined experience in relevant private security, law enforcement or military service required.
  • California Guard Card and Exposed Firearms is required
  • CPR certification is required
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record
  • Advanced training is preferred

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $34 per hour
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Free employee life insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid holidays and flexible PTO
  • Employer paid training

No phone calls. Please allow 7-10 business days for applicant feedback.

CA PPO# 17384; CA PI# 28245; Office: 11677 Central Avenue, Suite C, Chino, CA 91710

Allied Universal® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or relationship/association with a protected veteran, or any other basis or characteristic protected by law. For more information:

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Diversity and Inclusion, have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, or require an accommodation at any time during the recruitment and/or employment process, please contact our local Human Resources department. To find an office near you, please visit:

Career Path

Allied Universal offers many career paths to support your immediate and future success.

  • Regional President

  • Regional Vice President

  • General Manager

  • Branch Manager

  • Director of Operations

  • Client Manager

  • Operations Manager

  • Field Supervisor

  • Shift Supervisor

  • Professional Security Officer

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From the time our Professional Security Guards are hired, Generally, excluding some clients and unions, employees are eligible for health and welfare benefits 1st of month following 60 days of employment. For 401(k) eligibility employees are eligible after 6 months of service.”


  • Healthcare (Medical/Dental/Vision)

  • Service Anniversary Bonus

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Company-Paid Life Insurance

  • Recognition & Rewards Programs

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Tuition Discount Program

  • Training & Career Development Programs