SOS Security LLC is hiring for Full Time and Part Time Executive Protection Officers in the New Jersey regional area
Education, Licenses and Certifications Required
Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
Must be able to meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing requirements (i.e. NJ Armed SORA License)
Essential Job Functions:
Provide protective escort and accompany designated executives on all movements and provide body cover to mitigate risk
Participate in providing protective service programs as directed for the client principal and other high-risk staff and their families
Participate in all ongoing EP operations
Initiate emergency-response actions in the event of crises, emergencies or threats to designated executives and provide first responder level medical support as circumstances dictate
Takes proactive measures to prevent such incidents and performs proactively
Conduct security threat assessments while reviewing the daily schedule and projected travel itinerary of the executives to identify potential security and safety related issues.
Contribute to maintaining personal profiles and conducting risk assessments of all personnel under protective service and determine travel support needs including coordination of flight operations
Ensure reconnaissance of locations on the travel itinerary for designated executives are conducted to identify potential risks and countermeasures to mitigate the risk
Perform logistical support for the executive's movements by coordinating with hosts, staff, drivers and others to ensure a seamless and consistent application of protective security measures while maintaining communication with the client Security Operations, support personnel and key stakeholders
Coordinate the planning and execution for visiting VIP's to include Heads of State, political leaders and executives from other organizations to ensure a safe environment
Maintain a wide range of internal and external coordination to include liaison with federal, state, and local law enforcement officials, host-country government officials and site hosts to accomplish protective security objectives such as intelligence collection, analysis and threat monitoring
Participate in physical security programs to include corporate facilities, residence and hotels, charter aircraft, special events, ground and air transportation and special projects
Participate in professional forums and maintain current with trends, actions and issue with emphasis on terrorism, criminal threats, workplace violence, political instability, civil conflicts and developments in the executive protection field
Highly experienced driver and familiar with areas of New Jersey
Has participated in a Driving course
Prior Executive Protection, Military, or Law Enforcement experience preferred
Must have a valid driver's license with clean driving history
Must have reliable means of transportation
Must be authorized to work in the United States
Must be able to pass drug screening
Must pass a background check
With or without reasonable accommodation, the physical and mental requirements of this job may include the following: seeing, hearing, speaking, and writing clearly. Occasional reaching with hands and arms, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling. Frequent sitting, standing and walking, which may be required for long periods of time, and may involve climbing stairs and walking up inclines and on uneven terrain. Additional physical requirements may include, frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.
Benefits are available for Full Time employees:
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group.
SOS Security LLC is Headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, with regional and branch offices throughout the United States; SOS Security has become the benchmark for quality and professionalism in the field of security since our founding in 1969. We offer a broad range of services, including: Executive Protection; Management & Consulting; Investigations; and System Design, Installation, Service and Support.
Secure your future today by joining the SOS Security team Experienced security professionals looking to apply their knowledge in a rewarding team environment truly find a home at SOS. You will become an integral part of the relationship between our firm and our clients