Seasonal Security Officer: Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

Under the supervision of the Security Sergeant, officers provide protection of work site, personnel, and assets from events such as assault, theft, vandalism, harassment, and other disruptive incidents, to include responsibility for highly regulated access control, in Anchorage, AK at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.

This is a seasonal position from May through September, working a rotational schedule of 1 week on/1week off and 12 hours/day (day or night shift). This seasonal position has potential to evolve into a full-time permanent position.


  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must obtain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) badge upon hire
  • Must be able to pass an initial background check (public records)
  • Able to proficiently speak, read, understand, and write English
  • Possess or be able to attain State of Alaska Unarmed Security Guard license before starting work
  • Note: Your resume must be included to complete your application


  • Preferred, but not required, one (1) year of work experience with a municipal, state, or federal law enforcement agency, military police unit, corrections activity, or private security company within the past five years.
  • Fluent in a second language


  • Working in a team environment, performing roving foot patrols to ensure the safe maneuvering of pedestrians and vehicles on the departure and arrival curbsides during times of heavy traffic congestion.
  • Assisting drivers with information on areas to park, wait, accessing airport services, and help with locating their party.
  • Reporting all questionable activity to the supervisor and local law enforcement.
  • Visually, electronically and/or audibly monitors a variety of assigned areas, or grounds by working in a variety of assignments which may include, but are not limited to roving inside the facilities, roving in a vehicle, stationary checkpoints, and other locations deemed appropriate
  • Examines and verifies personnel credentials and vehicle placarding to ensure that access is authorized
  • Ensures own actions and those of others observe maximum level of safety and compliance
  • Verbally de-escalates situations to ensure the safety of fellow employees, customers and clients
  • Examines doors, windows, and other areas of the facility to determine they are secure
  • Reports and records data such as property damage, unusual occurrences, accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Warns violators of rule infractions and may apprehend or expel violators
  • Assists in properly responding to a variety of emergencies or disasters in order to preserve life and property, including but not limited to fire safety, active shooter protocol
  • Notifies on site individuals of visitors wishing to see them
  • May perform routine input or monitoring of safety and life support computer programs
  • May issue and record ID badges
  • Other duties that are pertinent to the department or unit’s success also may be assigned
  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities


  • Adaptability: Adapts to changing conditions and work assignments, sets priorities and manages multiple assignments, and tasks
  • Analytical Skills: Visualizes, articulates and solves a variety of problems and concepts and makes appropriate decisions based on available information
  • Communication Skills: Listens, writes, and speaks effectively, and positively relates and interacts with co-workers and others
  • Conflict Resolution: Prevents, manages, and/or resolves conflict
  • Independence: Works with little or no supervision
  • Problem Solving: Anticipates and identifies problems, distinguishes between symptoms and causes, and determines alternative solutions involving varied levels of complexity, ambiguity and risk


  • Weather: Indoor/Outdoor.  Frequently exposed to arctic conditions. 
  • Noise level:  Moderate to Loud
  • Description of environment: This is a public aviation facility. 
  • Must constantly be able to stand, walk, sit, climb, push, pull use hands and arms, stoop, kneel and crouch. 


The employee’s work requires extensive walking and standing. Applicant will be required to successfully complete a post-offer/pre-hire physical and Functional Capacity Exam (FCE).


It is Denali Universal Services’ business philosophy and practice to provide reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities.


Denali Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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