A Security Supervisor safeguards the employer’s property from acts of theft, fire, vandalism and other criminal activities. S/he is responsible to develop and apply security policy with appropriate planning and assigning of work duties. They also provide leadership, training, direction and guidelines for procedural framework to the subordinate staff.

A resume for Security Supervisor position is your primary introduction to the hiring committee. It should be written very carefully utilizing the example below.


Security Supervisor Resume Example



1880 Commons Drive | Reston, VA 20191 | (323) 400 – 7410 | Email

OBJECTIVE: To acquire a position as a security supervisor at XYZ Company utilizing leadership skills to discipline force in order to make a secure environment from criminal/illegal activities.

• NVQ security systems certificate
• Extremely alert, observant and attentive
• Conflict resolution and management
• Expert in risk assessment and confidentiality handling
• Well versed in security hazard management

• Trained a security force of 200 guards at work
• No security leakage during my supervision at RUMC
• Detected and caught two shoplifters at Macy’s Eastridge


Rush University Medical Center –Chicago, IL | 10/2009 — 09/2012

Security Officer
• Commanded security force guards
• Directed, inspected and observed work efficiency
• Prepared daily work schedule
• Training, discipline maintenance and evaluation of all guards
• Reported violations of rules to the associate director of security

Macy’s Eastridge –San Jose, CA | 08/2008 —04/2009

Door Guard
• Monitored customers flow
• Indicated suspicious activities to security officer
• Helped security supervisor in preparation of daily security reports


DeVry University –St. Louis, MO | 2004 — 2008
BS, Security Management
• Major Courses: Risk Analysis, Loss Prevention and Emergency Planning, Physical Security and Access Control

Windsor High School, Windsor, VT | 2002
• Worked part time at school book shop
• Security head at school drama festival twice