Security specialists work with different organizations like museums, offices, banks and other public and private places where their role demands that they ensure the safety of the premises.

They are required to maintain liaison with other law enforcement agencies in order to acquire help when needed.

Here is a resume sample for your assistance if you would like to apply for this position.



Security Specialist Resume Sample


William Robertson

9122 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA 62422
(999) 900-9399, Email

OBJECTIVE:Looking for a position as a Security Specialist at Harvard Inc. where I may be able to use my skills in creating and maintaining safe premises for workers and visitors

• Over seven years of practical experience in people and property security
• Functional knowledge of patrolling and investigating procedures and protocols
• Highly skilled in crowd control and managing hazardous situations
• In depth knowledge of employing methods for preventive management
• Hands on experience in managing vandals and unruly personnel
• Able to work in all shifts of 7 days a week

• Extremely observant and detail oriented
• Excellent physical dexterity
• Demonstrated ability to stay vigilant at all times
• Proven ability to operate surveillance equipment
• Self starter
• Able to follow directions

• Employed a series of strategic measures to ensure fire and vandal prevention
• Promoted to the position of a Security Specialist within 5 months of employment following excellence in work ethics and procedures


Security Specialist | Nestle – Worcester, MA | Nov 2008 – Present

• Monitor patrons’ behavior
• Manage security systems of the building
• Maintain measures for theft and vandalism prevention
• Patrol assigned areas
• Investigate maintenance and safety conditions
• Investigate security related accidents
• Maintain required documentation
• Manage crowd control

Security Officer | Morgans Hotel Group – Los Angeles, CA | Apr 2006 – Nov 2008

• Conducted patrols throughout premises
• Checked for unsecured doors and rooms and unauthorized persons
• Responded to all guest and employee calls while on patrol
• Conducted investigations when necessary

LA City College, Los Angeles, CA
AS, Criminal Justice – 2006