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William Cintron
Career Focus

Security professional who upholds high ethical standards and is honest with supervisors, employees and customers at all times regarding suspicious events and security questions.. Handles multiple responsibilities simultaneously while providing exceptional customer service. Responsible Cashier experienced at managing front of store needs in busy environments. Seeking role of increased responsibility where strengths in service and sales will be valuable.

Core Qualifications
  • Energetic work attitude
  • Enthusiastic
  • Courteous demeanor
  • Strong Organizational skills
  • Active Listening Skills
  • Professional appearance
  • Multi-tasking: Utilized two cash registers at in tandem to maximize customer flow.
  • Maintained high traffic/customer satisfaction during low staffing days.
  • Installed wiring and electrical appliances for commercial sites with a 25% ahead of-schedule rate.
  • Trained a fellow colleague whom later became Head Cashier
Work Experience
United Security services, INC New York, NY Security Officer 05/2019 to Current
  • Monitor CCTV
  • Conduct bag checks through X-Ray Baggage Scanner
  • Issue Visitor Passes
  • Patrol Lobby and Bathrooms
  • Ensure safety of guest when on Lobby Post
  • Ensure emergency doors are locked
  • Constantly patrol the Hotel
  • Respond to calls for service in a timely manner
  • Assign calls for assistance
  • Challenged suspicious individuals accessing restricted areas to prevent unauthorized entry
  • Monitored 131 security cameras as well as alarm systems
Madison Security Group Inc Bronx, NY Security Guard 04/2017 to Current
  • Patrol premises regularly to maintain order and establish presence
  • Monitor and authorize entrance of vehicles or people in the property, remove wrongdoers or trespassers from the area
  • Secure all exits, doors and windows after end of operations, check surveillance cameras periodically to identify disruptions or unlawful acts, investigate people for suspicious activity or possessions
  • Respond to alarms by investigating and assessing the situation
  • Provide assistance to people in need, Submit reports of daily surveillance activity and important occurrences
Lenwich New York, NY Cashier 03/2015 to 05/2016
  • Opened and closed store, which included counting cash drawers as well as making cash deposits
  • Educated customers on products and service offerings
  • Kept the main floor clean and maintained neat and orderly product display
  • Highly trained and proficient with POS systems
  • Managed and trained 4 employees
  • Stocked and organized products
Education and Training
Working towards Associates : Liberal Arts Expected in 2021 Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York, NY, United States
High School Diploma: Technology Norman Thomas High School , New York City , United States
Security Officer City Investigative Security School, New York, NY, United States

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Experienced Security Supervisor and Officer who upholds high ethical standards and commitment to providing excellent customer service. Strong observation and reporting skills obtained through CCTV, Dispatch and maintaining detailed logs. Extensive experience in arrest and control, aiding law enforcement and testifying in court.
  • 16 years of security and customer service experience
  • Armed, handcuffing, pat-downs and arrest and control
  • Patrol driving, alarm and emergency response
  • Business, office and computer
  • First Aid and CPR certified
  • Crime prevention methods
  • CCTV surveillance
  • Interior and exterior patrol
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Supervision
Coast2Coast Crime Prevention October 2017 to Current Supervisor
Las Vegas, NV
  • Promoted to Lieutenant for enforcing policy with integrity and introducing ideas to maintain employee compliance 
  • Support Company Management by creating documents, reports and employee evaluations
  • Recognized by clients for maintaining communication, professional demeanor and appearance
Security Solutions August 2015 to Current Sands Expo Convention Security
Las Vegas, NV
  • Received Employee of the Year Award for excellent attendance and work performance 
  • Operate Freight Elevators to eliminate employee injuries
  • Manage access control and foot traffic during meetings and conventions
Allied Universal Protection October 2015 to November 2017 Supervisor
Las Vegas, NV
  • Awarded Employee of the Year for achieving good attendance, best work performance for conducting thorough patrols and creating detailed reports
  • Promoted two times in one year for dependability and thoroughness in completed assignments
  • Motivated the graveyard team to be #1 in thoroughness and productivity through training and maintaining a positive work environment
American Protection Group June 2016 to August 2017 Supervisor
Las Vegas, NV
  • Awarded Most Improved Employee of the Year for efforts in creating reports, keeping my superiors well informed and going above and beyond to meet client needs
  • Promoted two times in one year for dependability, thoroughness and good customer service
  • Recognized by Westland Apartment Management (A client) for excellent customer service and going beyond and above to keep them safe
  • Brought crime down with 15 arrests and working closely with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department at properties that suffer from high crime
American Guard Services May 2014 to November 2015 Security Officer
Las Vegas, NV
  • Credited for reducing shoplifting by over 50% as a “Greeter” which is part of the loss prevention program at Food4Less
  • Make several arrests a day as a Loss Prevention Officer at 99 Cents Only Stores
  • Deescalate conflicts as an Armed guard at bars and apartments
Weiser Security June 2012 to October 2012 Security Officer
Las Vegas, NV
  • Scored high on personality test showing a transformable personality able to work in wide range of assignments with varied personalities 
  • Maintain security through CCTV systems for data centers, warehouses and business centers
  • Provide clients with strong interpersonal and customer service skills

Custom Security October 2011 to November 2014 Patrol Supervisor
Las Vegas, NV
  • Trained and coached over 30 officers and over 8 new supervisors
  • Provide personal protection for V.I.P.s such as “Snooky” and Corporate CEOs 
  • Manage over 30 security officers for special events and concerts
Weiss Jones & Associates November 2003 to January 2012 Office Manager
Carson, CA
  • Given opportunity to transfer from Security Guard to an office Customer Service position for my interpersonal and customer service skills 
  • Promoted from Customer Service to Office Manager for productivity in promoting company products and services through articles, blogs, reports and face to face sales
  • Volunteer with the youth counseling and home building programs of the non-profit division
Securitas Security Services May 2007 to January 2008 Field Service Manager
Signal Hill, CA
  • Promoted from Supervisor to Scheduler for eagerness to go beyond duties and get involved   
  • Promoted from Scheduler to Field Service Manager for optimizing operations and lowering the non-billable overtime from 5.5% to less than 1% average
  • Successfully retaine and enhance the service for clients such as California Bank and Trust, Union Bank of California, and Ben Bridge Jewelers; all companies which threatened to cancel service
Plat Security Services November 2003 to May 2007 Supervisor
Signal Hill, CA
  • Promoted to Lead Officer (Armed) for efforts in lowering crime at challenging, high crime, assignments like Springdale, Carmelitos and Ujima Village Apartments in Long Beach, California
  • Successfully helped the Long Beach Police Department reduce crime by over half (According to the Police Department) at Springdale Apartments; made eight arrests, testified in court helped convict suspects
  • Chosen by the City of Long Beach and promoted by Plat Security to head security for the City's parking installations, and the City Place Mall. Supervised over 30 officers
Education and Training
SimpleCPR 2018 Medical First Aid Rancho Cordova, CA, USA
  • Certificate for Adult-Child-Infant-CPR
  • Certificate for Automatic Defibrillator
  • Certificate for Basic First Aid
North American Learning Institute 2015 Drug & Alcohol Awareness Las Vegas, NV, USA
  • Certificate of Completion
Long Beach City College Business Long Beach, CA, USA
  • Some coursework completed
  • Made Dean's List with Honors for two consecutive semesters
American School of Real Estate Express 2009 Real Estate St Louis, MO, USA
  • Certificate for Real Estate Principles
  • Certificate for Real Estate Practice  
Rio Hondo College 2006 Criminal Justice Whittier, CA, USA
  • P.C. 832 Arrest Module 1 & 3
International Dealers School 1994 Security Enforcement Commerce, CA, USA
  • Medical First Aid Certificate
  • Baton Permit  
  • Permit for exposed firearm, qualified to carry 9mm & .45

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Michael Brand
Professional Summary
Security Officer with extensive knowledge of law enforcement practices, investigation techniques, and security equipment operation.
Work History
Detention Officer 03/2019 to Current
Polk County Sheriffs' Office Des Moines, Iowa
  • Wrote daily reports and maintained logs of inmate activities and behaviors
  • Regularly conducted security and sanitation checks
  • Coordinated and worked closely with law enforcement, social service agencies and mental health providers
Armed Security Officer 09/2018 to Current
Win Watch Des Moines, IA

8 Hours/week

  • Delivered accurate verbal and written reports to company personnel.
  • Noted and followed up on any unusual behavior.
  • Responded quickly and effectively to all security violations and duress alarms.
Security Officer 05/2018 to Current
Perishable Distributors of Iowa/Hyvee Ankeny, IA

40 hours/week 

  • Performed surveillance of suspects using binoculars, cameras and camcorders.
  • Wrote reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual occurrences.
  • Processed and logged accurate and detailed incident reports.
Security Officer 09/2017 to 04/2018
Hy-Vee Corporate Office West Des Moines, IA

40 hours/week

  • Secured all doors in the office and main building after hours
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Monitored central alarm system for fire, intrusion, and duress alarms and responded when needed.
Sales Associate 12/2016 to 05/2017
Buckle Ames, IA

12-30 hours/week

  • Greeted customers in a timely fashion while quickly determining their needs.
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences.
  • Built relationships with customers to increase likelihood of repeat business.
  • Trained, coached and mentored staff to ensure smooth adoption of new programs.
Security Officer 05/2016 to 02/2017
The One Night Stand Ames, IA.

8-12 hours/week

  • Secured all doors in the office and main building after hours.
  • Denied entrance to the building to unauthorized persons.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.
Sales Associate 06/2013 to 07/2016
Buckle West Des Moines, IA.

12-40 hours/week

  • Stocked and replenished merchandise according to store merchandising layouts
  • Handled all customer relations issues in a gracious manner and in accordance with company policies.
  • Educated customers about the brand to incite excitement about the company's mission and values.
Security Officer 02/2015 to 06/2016
Shotgun Bettys West Des Moines, IA

12-18 hours/week 

  • Detected suspicious activities and watched for criminal acts and rule infractions.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Secured all doors in the office and main building after hours.
  • Circulated among visitors, patrons and employees to preserve order and protect property.
Security Officer 06/2014 to 05/2016
On Point Security Clive, IA.

8-12 hours/week

  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Monitored and reported suspicious activities to local authorities.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.
Car Salesman 01/2014 to 05/2014
Stew Hansen Hyundai Clive , IA
  • Responded to customer enquiries via telephone and email
  • Met customers on lot and in showroom to discuss available vehicles and options
  • Greeted customers on lot and in showroom to answer questions about brand and available inventory
High School Diploma Clarion Goldfield High School - Clarion IA
Associate of Arts: General Iowa Central Community College - Fort Dodge, IA

I took some General Education Courses while in high school as well as my freshman year of college.  I also took a course with this college again in summer 2016.

Associate of Arts: AGS 2017 Des Moines Area Community College - Ankeny, IA

I received an AGS Degree in December 2017

Bachelor of Arts: Criminal Justice Iowa State University - Ames, IA

I have been working towards my Criminal Justice Degree at Iowa State University from 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.

  • Crime prevention expertise
  • Security personnel training
  • Stationary surveillance
  • Team leadership
  • Opening and closing procedures
  • Conflict resolution techniques
  • Customer Service
  • Verbal Judo
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent team player and community builder