Apply Now Security Specialist - Veterans Preferred at Gavin de Becker & Associates Los Angeles, CA Gavin de Becker & Associates (GDBA) protects the worlds most influential and at-risk public figures. Founded in 1978 by 3-time Presidential appointee, Gavin de Becker, our firm’s Protectors, Analysts, and Investigators are committed to our mission of protecting human life through the assessment, prediction, and management of violence. Learn more about our organization on our website (https://gdba.com/join-our-team/) or our LinkedIn page (https://www.linkedin.com/company/gdbaprotects/life/1744e897-e108-47b1-8ecd-aa002d46516d/?viewAsMember=true) . First year earnings start at a minimum of $60k based on a 40-hour work week. Earnings potential of up to $80k commensurate with experience. A sign-on bonus and training scholarship are also available (see details below). Visit our Earnings and Benefits Page to learn more about additional bonuses, travel pay, and more: www.gdba.com/earnings-and-benefits Mission: The Safety, Privacy and Wellbeing of our Clients.
Provide protection and logistical support at clients' homes and when they travel
Detect and defeat adversaries
Create and maintain readiness to meet any threat
Survey and prepare locations prior to arrival of the protected person
Provide medical response and assistance
Who You Are:
Veterans represent over 60% of our workforce – Military-experienced candidates are encouraged to apply. Our most successful protectors have succeeded because they are physically fit, willing to learn, tell the truth, work together and prove to be trustworthy. Assuming the role of “Protector”, this person will advise at-risk public figure clients and provide protective security coverage for them where they’re needed most – at their homes, offices and during travel. Interested candidates should expect the following:
$1k-$5k sign-on bonus
International/Domestic Travel when required
12-Day Introductory Training Academy, plus continual training and qualifications
Highest Standard of Quality and Resources in the Industry
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance, 401k.
Gym, Massage, Ammunition and Cellphone Reimbursements.
Successful Candidates will have these attributes:
Wish to be of service and protect others
Excellent communication ability
Commitment to maintaining a high level of attentiveness and energy
Excellent health and fitness, able to pass physical readiness test (https://gdba.com/join-our-team/#physical-readiness-test)
Drug and nicotine free
Can pass a pre-employment background investigation