Armed Community Policing Officers
Title:Armed Community Policing Officers
Department:Armed Operations
Location:Virginia (Statewide)

American Security Group


Our "Protective Services Division" is seeking candidates with previous experience in security or related law enforcement fields.  We are looking for customer friendly people, who pay attention to detail and have good social skills!  Our Community Policing Officers will work in many residential environments and build relationships with residents.   Although preferred, security or law enforcement related experience is not always necessary to work these positions.  

"C.P." Officers work in a variety of environments, including but not limited to,  bank branches, retail shopping centers, construction sites, apartment complexes and other fixed access control locations.    These positions require someone who can work flexible hours (all shifts), who can handle stressful situations, have great communication and people skills and  be a good report writer. You must also be in good physical and mental condition.  We encourage retired law enforcement,  military and VETS to apply!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • #1 Reliable.  Can we count on you?
  • #2 Responsible.
  • #3 Attentive to your surroundings and environment
  • #4 Likes to document details
  • You may be required to verify identification, vehicle registrations, ID cards, etc.
  • Access control, familiar with Virginia traffic and criminal laws
  • Report anything unusual and/or suspicious immediately
  • Work with local law enforcement


  • Be at least 21 years of age;
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • 2+ years' experience in security preferred, but not required
  • Work Experience in similar environments  -- This position requires similar work related experience
  • Effective written and verbal communication - must speak fluent English
  • Ability to stand or walk for extended periods
  • Height and Weight proportionate / and ability to pass a PT test
  • US Citizen or Green Card holder
  • Must have very clean VA DMV Driving Record and a valid VA Driver's License
  • May be required to take a Medical Physical and a Physical Fitness Test
  • Required to take an on-site written exam and oral interview
  • Must pass an online job fit assessment test
  • May be required to take a pre-employment drug screen
  • *MUST HAVE Current Armed DCJS Registration preferred (.40 cal preferred)
  • MUST HAVE Duty Web Gear with at least double retention holster
  • MUST have own approved duty weapon

Compensation:  *NEW* {FULL & PART-TIME} We offer hourly pay based on the job location. Typical hour wages begin at $11.50 and up per hour for armed positions.  These positions are AVAILABLE IN RICHMOND, PETERSBURG AND TIDEWATER, VA ONLY CURRENTLY.

American Security Group, LLC ("ASG")  is located in Richmond, VA.   We are a locally owned small business who care about our employees and their families.   We have been providing security since 1994 and know what it takes to become a leading provider of security services in this market!  We offer great benefits, upward growth opportunities, free uniforms, free training, free checking accounts, free direct deposit,  flexible work hours, and lots of other incentives and benefits!!

Want to work for a company who cares about you and not just toss you to the wolves, look no further.  Welcome to "TeamASG"!   

DCJS # 11-1664



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