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Champion Announces New Regional Manager Mr. Garrett Cizek

Joining Champion in Fall of 2018, Garrett brings over 25 years of experience with him in various leadership and business development roles. “We’re excited to have Garrett Cizek join the team,” says Bobby Davis, VP of Business Development at Champion National Security. “We know we can learn a lot from his experience and with his […]

Are Security Jobs Dangerous?

When you think of dangerous jobs what pops into mind? Construction workers? Commercial Fisherman?Factory Work? Farming? Police work? What about being a security officer? “How hard can it be to watch a building all night?” you might say. They walk the fence once an hour and look for any suspicious activity. If an officer sees […]

Where To Take A Security Guard Test?

Licensing? Training? Where do I start? Are you asking yourself where to take a security guard test? Are you looking for a career as a Security Officer? We get a lot of questions from our brand new Security Officers – and one of the most common ones is “where do I take the test?” Most […]

7 Tips for Working the Night Shift

Security guards, firefighters, policemen, nurses, cleaning crews, and more, all experience working night shifts. It’s estimated that 6 million people work the night shift in the US. In our current bustling economy, many industries need help during off hours. This means more shifts need to be filled at all hours of the week. But what […]

3 Secrets to Finding and Keeping the Best Employees

 Treat employees like partners and they’ll act like partners. For any business to grow revenue, it needs to continue to provide value. Whether it’s goods or services, that value can grow with your employees. They are your ambassadors, they see and communicate with your customers and clients, and they set the reputation that your business […]

7 Sayings a Security Guard Shouldn’t Use

One of the biggest roles of a successful security guard is how well they communicate. Think about it – from talking with clients/guests, authority figures, writing reports, or addressing a hostile person – how well a security guard communicates will determine how people view him as successful, and in turn how they will view the […]

Gain Valuable Experience by Providing Security Services during the Holidays

Why provide security services during the holidays? Working in security is not always the most exciting job, but it is an important one. While it depends on where you work, the holidays are a common time for the security industry to become quite hectic. As an individual who wants to work in security or is […]

You Want A Secure Job? With Security Companies It is In Their Name

Security jobs are always available. It can even be a career, if you want it. Security guard jobs will no longer exist when a gopher wins an Academy Award for Best Director. Security companies have positions constantly available because lawbreaking, and fear of it on all levels, is constant. If you’re looking for job security, […]

Seasonal Job Opportunities in Security: Have You Considered It?

Around this time of year, the seasonal job opportunities in security start to show up. This means there will be numerous opportunities to earn a good paycheck plus more. With more people expected to be out looking for things for the upcoming holidays, many stores will need to increase their security. This means they will […]

Why Security Employment Is Good Job Experience for Everyone

Whether you are fresh out of high school or just want to find a part-time job, you might think about canceling out security jobs because they do not mesh with the career you want to have in the future. However, security employment can prove to be extremely valuable for just about everyone. Improve Communication When […]