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Why Seattle's Finest Is The Perfect Security Officer Employer In The Puget Sound Region



So you are considering a career move in the security industry, and you're unsure about which security company you feel would be the best opportunity for you. With a variety of security companies to choose from in the Puget Sound region, it's important that you consider applying to Seattle's Finest. Let's discuss why!


Seattle's Finest Security and Traffic Control is the premiere provider of security and traffic control services in the Seattle area. With a roster of highly experienced and professional officers, they have been providing clients with reliable safety and traffic control solutions for over 20 years. Their commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction is unparalleled, and they have established a reputation for being one of the most reliable and respected security and traffic control companies in the region. At Seattle's Finest Security and Traffic Control, both their Unarmed and Armed Security Officers are highly trained and certified to ensure clients are provided the highest level of service, and their employees have the knowledge and confidence to handle the situations that come about during their shifts.


By working for Seattle's Finest, not only would you be joining a team that prioritizes communication, honesty, and respect- but you would also be employed with a highly regarded company that takes care of their personnel, and strives to help them achieve their goals. With a variety of shifts and details available- Seattle's Finest Security Officers have the ability to find a job opportunity that works for their schedule. Not to mention, the average hourly pay for an Unarmed Security Officer in the Seattle/Puget Sound region is approximately $20/hour. At Seattle's Finest, Unarmed Security Officers begin their hourly wage at $25/hour. In addition to the generous wages, schedule flexibility, and great work environment- they also offer a qualifying retirement plan as well. It's important to note that Seattle's Finest Security and Traffic Control understands the importance of protecting their employees as much as they can, should any unexpected situation arises. That is why they ensure all employees are paid under their payroll and NEVER through a 1099. Seattle's Finest employees are covered under the company's multi-million dollar liability policy and L&I coverage while on shift.

What are the qualifications for an Unarmed Security Officer position?

Seattle’s Finest provides unarmed uniformed security services to clients that project a professional security presence. Duties may include operating a vehicle to perform patrol, do specific site inspection, and/or incident response services. Performing checks for intrusions, unauthorized persons, and security violations. This may include inspection of parks, buildings, parking lots, neighborhoods, garages and monitoring of security devices. Observing and reporting incidents or suspicious activity to client representatives, company management or the police.

Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 18 years of age.

  • Some security experience preferred.

  • Strong communication skills to include seeing, listening, speaking, reading and writing in English.

  • Physical ability to sustain periods of sitting, standing and walking, which may be required for long periods of time, and may involve climbing stairs and walking up inclines and on uneven terrain. Additional physical requirements may include, frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.

  • Must be able to pass a background check and meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing requirements for Security Officers.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license for Washington State and driving record must meet company and/or insurance standards.

  • Seattle’s Finest is a drug free company

Experience is not required in order to apply, they are willing to train the right individuals at no cost!


But what if you have specific and qualifying armed security experience?


Well, Seattle's Finest also has opportunities for you as well!

Here are the qualifications for the Armed Security Officer positions:


Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Previous armed security or military police experience required.

  • Strong communication skills to include seeing, listening, speaking, reading and writing in English.

  • Physical ability to sustain periods of sitting, standing and walking, which may be required for long periods of time, and may involve climbing stairs and walking up inclines and on uneven terrain. Additional physical requirements may include, frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.

  • Must be able to pass a background check and meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing requirements for Security Officers.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license for Washington State and driving record must meet company and/or insurance standards.

  • Seattle’s Finest is a drug free company

Compensation for Seattle's Finest Armed Security Officers begins at $40/hour.

For those looking for a rewarding and secure career, Seattle's Finest Security and Traffic Control is the ideal place to work. They are passionate about providing their clients with the best security and traffic control services in the business, and they are always looking for talented and dedicated individuals to join their team who are equally dedicated to providing the highest level of service. With their commitment to excellence, they are sure to provide their employees with the best opportunities to succeed in their field.


I'm interested in joining the Seattle's Finest team. How do I apply?


Seattle's Finest is always looking to add exceptional individuals to their team. If you are interested in applying, you can do so HERE. Make sure to fill out the application in its entirety and attach your resume and 3 references to your application. If our hiring personnel believe you would make a great fit, someone will be in touch with you to begin the interview process.




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