Armed Security Supervisor - GDT
Galveston, TX 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description

Constellis was established in 2010 by a group of operators and investors who sought to combine best-in-class brands, assets and people within the complex risk management industry. Today, the leading provider of risk management and operational support services worldwide, Constellis combines the legacy capabilities and experience of ACADEMI, AMK9, Triple Canopy, Olive Group, OMNIPLEX, Centerra, Edinburgh International, Strategic Social and all of their affiliates. From life support, procurement, operations and maintenance to high-threat protection, training, C4I systems integration and crisis response, Constellis helps its clients achieve and sustain success, no matter where they are in the world. Constellis operates in approximately 40 countries with regional offices in Africa, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Constellis is headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C. in Herndon, VA.

Position Title: Armed Security Supervisor

Rate of Pay: $20.04/hr

Position Overview

Performing various day-to-day supervisory responsibilities including preparing shift schedules, training replacement security officers, disciplining when necessary and reporting to proper chain of command and provide security for the personnel and property of, and visitors to, assigned Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) property.


  • Understand and comply with all requirements defined within company documents to include: Post and General Orders, plans, policies, procedures.
  • Performing various day-to-day supervisory responsibilities including preparing shift scheduled, training replacement security officers, disciplining when necessary and reporting to proper chain of command.
  • Ensuring security guards arrive on time and are prepared to begin work
  • Observing the security guard's work habits, appearance, overall performance, and verifying applicable patrol.
  • Observe and report all offenses/incidents
  • Complete all reports and paperwork as required
  • Protect personnel and property in a professional manner
  • Meet and deal tactfully and politely with general public and visitors
  • Effectively and efficiently screen and process visitors
  • Identify, report, delay or detain persons who violate rules and regulations
  • Conduct internal and external roving foot patrols
  • Maintaining high visibility, answer routine questions for directions and handle minor problems.
  • Detect and respond to alarms and emergencies
  • Secure entrances and exits during emergencies
  • Control keys and lock combinations
  • Communicate and remain accessible via two way radio or company issued cellular phone
  • Understand and comply with all requirements defined within company documents to include: Post and General Orders, plans, policies, procedures.
  • Observe and report all offenses/incidents
  • Complete all reports and paperwork as required
  • Serve as primary points of contact for TxDOT


  • Must be mentally alert and capable of exercising good judgment, implementing instructions, and assimilating necessary specialized training.
  • Must have the ability to speak, read and write the English language.
  • Must have the ability to understand and carry out oral and written direction and write accurate and clear reports
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must possess a high school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Possess a valid driver license acceptable in the state of Texas (if you will be driving to work).
  • Possess a valid TWIC card.
  • Have a minimum of three years of actual experience within the past five years, excluding training, as an armed security guard and in on-site and off-site management of security guard personnel.
  • Three years of knowledge and experience in law enforcement and/or security guard service procedures, including maritime procedures, and managing security personnel under MARSEC levels.
  • Be licensed as commissioned officers.
  • Have successfully completed the state of Texas approved armed security guard training courses.
  • Possess the required state of Texas permits and directives to carry a weapon
  • Possess a current First Aid/CPR/AED certification

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to walk unassisted for a minimum of 500 yards, climb stairs and be able to lift and carry 20 pounds
  • Be able to stand continuously for up to two hours at a time and up to 12 hours in a 24-hour period.
  • May be subject to outdoor conditions including extreme temperatures and weather
  • Must be able to stand or walk for extended periods of time
  • Must meet all physical and psychological standards as required by the contract

Why Constellis?

With operations across every major continent and an annual revenue of $1.7 billion dollars, Constellis provides a wide array of opportunities for individuals looking to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and Constellis continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships across key government agencies and blue chip commercial customers. With more than 22,000 personnel worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, we leverage our employees' ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Our extensive operational expertise is augmented by our intimate knowledge of economies, communities and cultures. As a result, we share a willingness to support complex operations in some of the world's most demanding places. For more information, visit

In an ever-changing and complex world, security concerns are paramount. Enhanced security requires education, training, and specialized skills. Constellis provides end-to-end risk management and comprehensive security solutions to safeguard people and infrastructure globally. Our team of strategic problem solvers has a steadfast moral compass and unwavering dedication to creating a safer world. Constellis is committed to the success of our customers and partners. Constellis protects critical priorities safely and efficiently around the world. Operating globally and based in the Washington D.C. area, our employees bring unparalleled dedication and passion for creating a safer world and upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality, and integrity. As a leading global provider of risk management, security, humanitarian, training and operational support services to government and commercial customers worldwide, Constellis' forward-thinking solutions include a range of synergistic services, including background investigations, social intelligence tools, advanced training, logistics and life support, UAV and K9 services, and crisis response mitigation. At Constellis, our number one priority is to secure success for our customers. For more information, visit

EEOC Statement

Constellis and its affiliated companies are equal opportunity employers. All applicants receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state, or local law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3+ years
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