SpaceX Security Officer in Hawthorne, California
Corporate Operations - Facilities and Security
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SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.
Security Officer Security Officers are dedicated security professionals with a demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a team in a fast-paced high tech environment. Security Officers work as a team, patrolling the company’s Hawthorne based properties via vehicle and foot and/or ensuring security at a series of fixed locations in accordance with federal, state, and local laws as well as company regulations.
Conduct research and analysis in support of SpaceX security missions
Respond to security or emergency call-outs
Conduct all-source research and analysis in support of security operations
Serve as operator in the conduct of static guard post and roving patrols
Implement operational plans in support of SpaceX Operations
Implement security training plans for SpaceX personnel and guard force
Function as liaison with law enforcement, community leaders and key stakeholders in space industry
High school diploma or GED
4 years of military policing, military counterinsurgency, law enforcement, or executive protection experience
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
6 months on the SpaceX Security Team
Policing and/or counterinsurgency experience
History of critical incident handling experience
Combat, medic, or EMT related experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to de-escalate disputes and/or conflict(s)
Computer based proficiency with Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Extensive team oriented experience
A keen interest in protecting the future of flight
Foreign language proficiency
Valid driver's license
Valid state security officer license
Eligible for a US Government Security Clearance
Meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing requirements for Security Officers
Position remains subject to periodic background checks, drug testing, and physical fitness testing
Ability and willingness to patrol on foot or stand in a static position for extended periods
Willingness to work 12 hour shifts on rotating days
Willingness to travel in support of SpaceX security requirements should the need arise
Ability to lift 30 pounds
- To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.
SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.
Hawthorne, CA, United States