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    (901) 261-2000

Memphis, TN

We are currently seeking an Armed Security Officer to provide security for the company’s building and premises to ensure the safety of patients, visitors, employees, and property of assigned areas.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Foot patrol of interior and exterior areas of assigned locations.
  • Surveys and monitors the facility/parking lot areas to ensure that a secure and orderly environment is maintained at all times.
  • Provides assistance and appropriately intervenes in observed/reported incidents involving staff/visitors and patients, as required.
  • Conducts the opening and closing of the building.
  • Immediately notifies fire/police departments and telephone operators of emergency situations.
  • Checks fire & security systems, security/fire doors & equipment to ensure proper working order.
  • Writes theft, burglary, and accident reports for any incidents occurring on the premises. Reports must be thoroughly completed and turned in by the end of the day.
  • Monitors and patrols special events sponsored by the agency, as required.
  • Assists with inquiries from the public, when needed.
  • Responds to calls for assistance within a reasonable amount of time.
  • Turns in lost and found articles to appropriate personnel.
  • Interacts in a professional and courteous manner with MHC staff, patients and visitors.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have a valid gun/weapons permit.
  • Must possess a valid state of Tennessee Guard License
  • Must maintain current active status of all required License at all times,
  • Valid drivers’ license & clean driving record.
  • 1– 2 years of security or police experience, dealing with the public, or equivalent experience in the military

We offer competitive pay and benefits for all full-time employees. Our comprehensive benefits include health, dental and vision insurance. Company paid life insurance, voluntary disability insurance and a rich paid time off program. Our agency is also designated as a “student loan forgiveness site” for qualifying positions.

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