Transit Security Officer - Military veterans preferred

Securitas USA Inc. (
Law Enforcement/Legal/Security

$20.53 /hr

  full-time   employee

Seatle, Kent, Tukwilla And Seatac
United States

Sound Transit Security Officer

Locations: Seattle, Kent, Tukwila and the SeaTac, WA area

Starting Pay: $20.53 + Benefits package (Career Growth with Higher Pay Opportunities)

Perks: Paid Vacation, Employee Discounts, Wellness and Financial Programs

Shifts: 5am-5pm or 5pm-5am (12hr shifts / 3 days a week) + availability to work 6 hour shifts on Wednesdays.

Hours per week: 42hours

We have an exciting opportunity for you to grow your career with Securitas. Join our premier account in the Seattle area and work at Sound Transit. You would be helping keep your community safe while gaining a rewarding career you would be proud of within the security industry. Helping the general public and creating a safe and professional atmosphere is key for this position. We are looking for multiple candidates to join our amazing team.

This position requires excellent customer service skills, critical thinking with the ability to intervene and deescalate.

Transit Security Officer Requirements:

21 years of age or older
High School Diploma or GED Required
Calm, polite, and professional behavior.
Reliable and self-motivated.
High level customer service (2 years security experience preferred)
-Strong public relations and customer service skills.

-Ability to write detailed, accurate reports in English.

-Ability to read, understand and apply printed rules, detailed orders; instructions and training materials in English.

-Ability to recognize situations/individuals who may pose a threat to the public.

-Ability to handle situations/individuals under stressful conditions.

-Ability to follow directions, without hesitation, under stressful conditions.

-Ability to handle verbally disruptive and verbally abusive people in a professional


-Excellent communications skills both verbal and written.

-Note: All candidates must be able to pass a drug test and background check.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $20.53 per hour