Employment Opportunities

with thanks to American Police Beat Online
updated March 23, 2016

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Elite Security Specialists LLC — presently operates at the Wynn-Encore Hotel and the Cosmopolitan Hotel as their preferred security provider for their clients and focusing on conventions — is seeking retired NYPD law enforcement professionals to work on a part time basis in Las Vegas.

If interested in Las Vegas, Please send your resume attn: Joseph Scotti (ret. NYPD) to Ted Farace, Managing Partner to tvfarace@yahoo.com or call 702-610-8000

Please see our website for more details on Elite Security at:  www.elitesecurityspecialists.com, Nevada License # 1392


John Cutter Investigations

John Cutter Investigations (www.johncutterinvestigations.com) is currently seeking individuals for the following positions:

  • Part-time surveillance and field investigative positions
  • Armed Security – Part-time and full-time

The ideal candidate must have a strong work ethic, be self-motivated, possess problem solving skills and be team oriented.

Candidate must be able to work independently, possess strong time management skills, and must have strong communication skills.

Flexible hours and flexibility to travel are a must, to include: weekday, weekend, and evening hours.

Prior Law Enforcement – PREFERRED.

Bachelors in Criminal Justice preferred, but not required.

Candidates must have the following:

  • Experience in Worker's Compensation surveillance
  • A valid driver’s license
  • A reliable vehicle, properly licensed and insured
  • A cell phone; to be in contact with a case manager while on surveillance
  • An acceptable video camera with the ability to upload video with the date and time stamp to our server
  • Be proficient with MS Word and possess the ability to write detailed reports
  • Cases will be assigned on a Per Diem basis.

Experience REQUIRED : 1 year

Interested parties please forward resume to: info@johncutterinvestigations.com


Bus Drivers, Nassau County

School Bus and School Van Drivers needed, Nassau County and New York City runs.  Union Shop w/benefits. Flexible hours, great working conditions, top pay.  Well established bus company expanding our newest  location.

Qualified candidates must have a CDL license or CDL permit, we will train.  We will walk you through the process to obtain a CDL permit.

Call Laurie at Baumann Bus Company, 516-766-6740 X 316, or fax resume to 516-678-0253. See flyer



Teachers College, Office of Public Safety

Teachers College, Office of Public Safety, is recruiting for both full time and part time Campus Public Safety Officers.  The pay scale is $19.93 to $26.98 per hour, with a great benefit package for full time Officers.  Part time hours are 0800 to 1200 or 1600 to 2000 Monday through Friday. Full time hours vary with assigned watch. All uniforms and equipment are supplied by the College.  NYC Fire Safety Director certification, or the ability to obtain the certification, is required. Interested candidates may fax a cover letter and resume to the Office of Public Safety at Teachers College, attention: Assistant Director Rob Wilson, fax no. 212.678.3967. See full job description.



Explosive Detection Canine Handler (EDCH)

MSA Security is currently seeking a motivated retired law enforcement officer(s) or prior military canine handler to work in New York City.  We will train the right candidate(s).

This position pays $28.00 hourly plus a $400.00 monthly stipend to care for the EDC.

This position requires the handler to maintain, train, and utilizes an Explosive Detection Canine (EDCs) to conduct routine, urgent, and emergency searches of motor vehicles, trucks, and commercial premises, as well as sweeps of internal/external premises at various client locations. You must have a dependable personal vehicle to utilize to transport yourself and EDC to and from various client locations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Partner with a trained EDC to conduct searches in/at locations including, but not limited to: corporate buildings, delivery vehicles, loading docks, open areas and other areas or situations as needed
  • Use clear, concise, and legible written communication
  • Be effective at interpersonal communications
  • Assist and liaise effectively with the client’s security manager, law enforcement agencies, security personnel, and local partners or their representatives
  • Abide by and implement Company policies, programs, operating instructions, and directives
  • Be available for incident/emergency response duty, standby duty, and client demonstrations including weekends, holidays, and nights and overnights
  • Ensure the service provided to clients is to their satisfaction
  • Maintain and submit by deadline the training records for your assigned EDC

Special Personal Characteristics
Candidates must be intelligent, creative, motivated  and resourceful; present a professional appearance and habits;  demonstrate caring for animals; be decisive, physically fit and remain calm under pressure. The right candidate likes canines, is a skilled problem solver, is willing to work in highly visible and sometimes precarious environments while displaying appropriate leadership attributes. A candidate must be friendly, reliable, trustworthy, responsible, and have great communication and people skills. A candidate for this position is emotionally mature, accountable, dedicated to the job they choose to do and motivates others to be the same.

If you are interested in a career with MSA Security, please email your resume in standard format to T.L. Scarito, the Director of Human Resources, at tscarito@msasecurity.net


Summit Security

New York based Investigations & Security Company is seeking qualified individuals to investigate Medicaid Fraud in New York City and the Downstate New York Counties.   Individuals MUST meet the following criteria for consideration:

  • Minimum of six (6) years experience investigating criminal, civil, medical, welfare and/or white collar fraud (higher education credit may be substituted, if in a related field)
  • Five (5) years experience conducting face-to-face interviews
  • Five years (5) experience conducting:
    • Undercover investigations
    • Surveillance
    • Running multiple investigations simultaneously
  • Fluency in Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) is a must

Individuals must present SPECIFIC evidence demonstrating they meet the above qualifications.   Individuals will be expected to conduct interviews, take written statements, collect & analyze physical and documentary evidence, prepare detailed written reports, and testify in court or at formal hearings. 

Please include and highlight any specialized skills, education, or experience in the following:

  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing
  • Healthcare
  • Auditing
  • Forensics

Excellent opportunity for steady employment, excellent pay.  All positions offer a unique and challenging career opportunity.  Please send resume containing all relevant experience with salary history.

Contact Tara Krumholz at 516-240-2445 or email at tkrumholz@summitsecurity.com.


School Bus Drivers

Second career as a school bus driver in Suffolk County. See flyer for details.


Manhattan Security Firm

MANHATTAN SECURITY FIRM is looking for a Licensed Security Guard with Fire Safety Director and Emergency Action Plan Coordinator Certification for a Class A office building in Manhattan.

  • Licensed Security Guards with Fire Safety Director and Emergency Action Plan Coordinator Certification PREFERRED and will be given preference.
  • Applicants MUST be clean cut in appearance and well versed in customer service.
  • Full time position, salary commensurate with experience beginning at $42,000.

Please send resumes and proof of license/certifications to: twall@cps-nyc.com


Cambridge Security Services Corp

Cambridge Security Services Corp is currently recruiting armed officers to work throughout the five boroughs of NY. Candidates must possess a valid Armed Guard License and valid carriers permit to be considered. Candidates must be totally flexible with schedules and be able to work on the weekends because these positions are mostly in the retail sector.

Compensation up to $25hr. These positions are available for immediate hire, and interested candidates can apply at 224 West 29th Street (Manhattan) between 7th and 8th Avenues.  You can also call 646-937-5950 x 100 or 973-986-6321 and speak with Mr. Flood.


Security Contract Company looking for security officers in the NYC Area for corporate security account

Full time positions. Must have a NY State Security license in hand when interviewed. Competitive wage. Must be retired Police Officers. Paid vacation and growth opportunities. Contact John Woods at jwoods@eliteinvestigation.com.


Licensed Security Guards with Fire Safety Director Certification

New York Based Security Firm is looking for Licensed Security Guards with Fire Safety Director Certification for upscale buildings in Manhattan. 

Must be clean cut in appearance and be well versed in customer service. 

Hourlyrate based on experience.

Please send resumes and proof of certifications to: Fable694@aol.com


Harvard Protection Services

Former NYC Police Officers are needed to provide security services at a residential complex in the Bronx. Pay rate is $23-$25 per hour. All applicants must pass a background check and drug screening. All applicants must have an Unrestricted Firearms Carry Permit and a valid NYS Security Guard License. See flyer for details.


Routes to Success

A member of the service offers routes sales to fellow active and retired members of the service at a significant discount.  Visit "Routes to Success" by clicking here.


Twin America

Twin America — New York City’s largest tourist conglomerate is looking to hire PBA members!
Our company is in need of strong moral and dedicated ex-police officers, early retirees and officers looking for part time work.  Interviews will be scheduled immediately for light supervisory positions, no weapon necessary.  Selected professionals will be offered excellent benefit packages that include health insurance, dental, life insurance, 401K and more!

Please contact our office ASAP at 212-235-5858, or email your resume to Christina.urwand@graylinenewyork.com


Armed Officers Needed, New York City

Former NYC Police officers needed to provide security service at local Banking Centers in New York City boroughs. Pay rate is $26.00 per hours with overtime available. Applicant must pass background check and have a unrestricted firearms carry permit. See flyer.

Applicants apply to:

G4S Secure Solutions USA
19 West 44th St., Suite 105
New York, NY 10036



Protect & Serve America

Protect & Serve America is an organization comprised of dedicated members of our nation’s law enforcement and criminal justice communities, active and retired, who are committed to serving their country through international peacekeeping efforts to bring democracy and the rule of law to post-conflict nations, and to assist in combating global terrorism to protect the homeland.

Our motto, ‘Ready to Serve. Ready to Lead.’ embodies both the readiness to service and the spirit of leadership that drives these uniquely qualified, patriotic professionals.

Selected professionals receive a very competitive salary, with an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental, life insurance, direct deposit and more. Those serving overseas are given the opportunity to draw upon their vast amount of experience to increase the effectiveness of their foreign counterparts in difficult environments.

Serve your country by supporting democracy and the rule of law in missions worldwide, and assist in stemming the tide of global terrorism. Learn and share your knowledge, skills and experience with law enforcement officers and criminal justice experts from over 50 foreign nations by visiting www.protectserveamerica.org today.