Guard in Memphis, TN at First Horizon National Corporation

Date Posted: 11/29/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    3451 Prescott Road
    Memphis, TN
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  • Experience:
    2 to 5 years
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Job Description

The Guard position will be responsible for guarding property against damage, fire, theft, trespassing and illegal entry.
This position requires a current State of TN Armed Security Guard License.

Essential Function

Guards property against damage, fire, theft, trespassing and illegal entry. Makes routine tours about buildings and grounds, examining doors, windows and gates to ensure that they are properly secured. Report suspicious activity/broken or malfunctioning equipment/ or any unusual activity in adherence with post orders.  Assist in planning and coordination of security for special events. Report any guard issues to your immediate supervisor as required

Provide oversight to contract security and ensure all post are periodically checked and are in adherence with post orders.

Ensures identification of employees or visitors by fingerprinting, photographing, interviewing and preparing badges.

May serve as liaison with police on mutual problems.  Perform other duties as assigned. 



Must be reliable, mature, and alert
Demonstrated experience in corporate environment
Ability to remain calm and advise others in crisis situations
Ability to react to a crisis situation in accordance with Corporate Security guidelines without direct supervision
Effective oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of security procedures
Effective interpersonal skills

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma and law enforcement, military or security-related experience. 

Current State of TN Armed Security Guard License

Preferred Qualifications: 2-5 years’ experience in the military, law enforcement or industrial security industry.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:00am - 4:00pm

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)