Security Guard FAQs

Q: How many hours can I expect to work in a week?
32-40 hours a week, but with the nature of the security field, additional hours may be offered to you.

Q: What days of the week or shifts will I be working?
Security works every hour of every day – the nature of our field means we staff extra security officers on shifts when there are not as many other people around. While we do have shifts during the day time, we have even more shifts during the evening, nights and on weekends.

Q: What about holidays?
Again, we do work every hour of every day. However, we do pay overtime wages to anyone who works:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • 4th of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Q: Do you offer health insurance?
A: Full time employees that have completed their probationary period, S&S pays 100% of Health/Vision/Dental insurance for the employee.

Q: Do you offer paid time off?
Full time employees earn 2 hours of Paid Time Off each pay period.

Q: Why do I need to turn in a driving abstract? What are the limitations?
A: We do many tasks involving driving for our clients, and you must be insurable by our insurance company. Additionally, you must have:

  • 0 moving violations if under 21 years of age
  • No more than 1 moving violation if between 21 and 25 years of age
  • No more than 2 moving violations if over 25 years of age

Q: What other requirements must I meet?
A: You must:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Complete a negative drug screen
  • Pass a background check
  • Be a licensed and insured driver

S&S Security Services

P.O. Box 459 Belfair, Washington 98528
(360) 377-9608