Security Officer

Description and Functions

Required to be a member of the Air National Guard

Open Until Filled
This position provides protection to the Wyoming Air National Guard Installation, all aircraft, personnel, buildings, and resources within the installation. To be eligible, candidates must be an enlisted member of the Wyoming Air National Guard or member of the Army National Guard and willing to move to the Air National Guard.

Human Resource Contact: 307-777-8121

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The listed functions are illustrative only and are not intended to describe every function which may be performed in the job level.
  • Provides entry control to Air National Guard facilities.
  • Conducts identification checks of persons and vehicles.
  • Maintains logs, records, and security police blotters.
  • Monitors base alarm systems.
  • Provides security and armed response to weapons and ammo storage areas, restricted and controlled areas, classified vaults, fuel storage facilities, aircraft, helicopter parking ramps, and hangars.
  • Investigates suspicious persons or activity detected on or near National Guard facilities.
  • Conducts physical security checks of buildings, doors, windows, fence lines, etc.
  • Conducts minor investigations into thefts, vandalism, property damage, vehicle accidents, and other law enforcement or security duties.
  • Conducts routine checks of alarm systems and responds to alarm activations.



Preference will be given to those applicants with military or civilian police, correctional security, or similar security-related employment or those applicants who have attended the Air Force Security Forces Technical Training School.

**Required to obtain and maintain a security clearance (Secret) and Military (Guard) membership.
**Required to be deployed as a member of the Quick Reactionary Force team which is part of a dual federal/state mission.
**Applicant must pass a personal security investigation and reference check.
**Applicant must be an enlisted member of the Wyoming Air National Guard.
**Successful applicants will be required to become a member/transfer to the WYANG 153 Security Forces Squadron.


  • Knowledge of industrial security.
  • Knowledge of state directives applicable to Wyoming Air National Guard (WY ANG).
  • Knowledge of applicable Air Force instructions, manuals, handbooks, and pamphlets.
  • Knowledge of WY ANG 153rd SFS/AW instructions, O.I.'s, and plans.
  • Knowledge of local laws governing detention.
  • Skill in communication and investigation.

High School Diploma
1-2 years of progressive work experience in Security
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Must be an enlisted member of the Wyoming Air National Guard or member of the Army National Guard and willing to move to the Air National Guard.

Necessary Special Requirements


  • Required to pass the Air Force physical fitness test annually.
  • Position is currently working 12-hour shifts (4 3 flex)

  • FLSA: Non-exempt

Supplemental Information

007-Wyoming Military Department - Air National Guard

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The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities.
Class Specifications are subject to change, please refer to the A & I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent version.