The Vanguard Brewpub & Distillery LLC - Hampton, VA


Role and Responsibilities

The Security Guard is responsible for assisting our Security Director in monitoring the operations for the entire Vanguard facility/organization including the bar, restaurant and venue (inside and outside.) They will be responsible for implementing security policies, regulations, rules and norms in order to make sure that the environment in the organization is safe for all employees and guests. As security manager, you will have to demonstrate excellent surveillance and emergency response skills. You will need a strong commitment to security rules and knowledge of all hazards and threats to safety. Since you will have a number of people under your responsibility, you must also exhibit strong and effective leadership skills.


  • Developing and implementing security policies, protocols and procedures
  • Controlling budgets for security operations and monitor expenses
  • Make periodic patrols to check for irregularities and to inspect protection devices and fire control equipment
  • Preserve order and may act to enforce regulations and directives for the site pertaining to personnel, visitors and premises
  • Control access to event site or facility through the admittance process
  • 5+ years’ working in the security services industry, including 1-2+ years preferred in a managerial capacity
  • Computer literate with proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of industry-based security software systems
  • Exceptionally dependable/reliable/punctual
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Highly detail oriented with a strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work rotating and non-traditional hours as needed (evenings, weekends, holidays)
  • Ability to work independently with little direct supervision
  • Ability to work flexible and extended hours as needed (must be able to continue work until relieved)
  • Former law enforcement preferred, but not required

Part Time - Looking for Overnight Guards


  • High school diploma (some college preferred but not required) 
  • Ability to pass thorough background check/drug test
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must possess a driver’s license and reliable transportation 

Preferred experience:

  • Law Enforcement: 5 years
  • Security: 5 years
  • Security Guard certification/licensing