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Patrol Trainee.Security (Job ID 2110554)

Torrance, California

Category Security Guard
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Company Overview:

At ADT, we’ve been in the business of helping save lives for more than 145 years. As the number one smart home security provider serving residential and business customers, our people are our most important asset. Headquartered in Boca Raton, FL and at more than 200 locations across North America, our employees help empower our customers to live more secure and confident lives. Join our team and help us protect what matters most. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram.

Position Summary:
ADT is committed to hiring team members who are passionate about providing exceptional customer service – people who understand the importance of customer satisfaction and what it means to their career development. As a company that is well-positioned to continue meeting and exceeding our customers’ evolving needs, ADT also takes pride in upholding a rewarding work experience for all of our team members. The Armed Patrol Security officer is responsible for responding to alarm activations and responding to emergencies for residential and business customers within an assigned geographical area.
Patrol officers go directly from home over to where our patrol vehicles are located in West Los Angeles.
Salary and Scheduling:
***Applicants with experience in the security patrol field, extensive customer service, leadership, or military service, may be considered for a higher rate of pay depending on their experience.
  • Patrol is 24/7 with two consecutive days off during the week.
  • Must be able to work weekend hours.
  • The salary range for this position is $16.25, or $16.75, if the BSIS firearm permit is already possessed. Annual merit increase. Plus an opportunity to earn additional income from employee referrals and sales commission.
  • The geographical area covered for this position is West Los Angeles.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Respond to alarm activations while driving a marked company vehicle in an assigned geographical area.
  • Conduct residential vacation checks.
  • Perimeter checks of commercial locations.
  • Respond to calls for patrol service.
  • Conduct vehicle inspections at beginning and end of shift.
  • High school diploma, GED, or prior security experience
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Guard Card
  • BSIS exposed firearm permit, willing to obtain, applied for, or possessed
  • Pepper Spray permit, willing to obtain or possessed
  • Baton permit, willing to obtain or possessed
Experience and Skills:
  • One year security or customer service experience.
  • Good verbal, written, and customer service skills.
  • Leadership skills.
Why do you want to be an Everyday Hero? Why ADT?
  • Competitive compensation package. Paid training.
  • ADT offers full benefits on the 1st of the month after 30 days of employment.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with 5% matching.
  • Paid vacation time. (We all need to recharge our batteries at some point.)
  • $5,250 Tuition Reimbursement, Corporate Discounts, Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Holidays.
  • A great environment. Everyone says it. We mean it.
  • Opportunity for Career growth? Of course! Employee referral bonuses? Absolutely!
ADT LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. We are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce and do our best to foster a culture and environment where every employee feels valued. Our goal is to serve our customers and help save lives. We can achieve this goal when we have the best talent working in an environment where employees feel included and recognized. Visit us online at to learn more.


Torrance, California

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