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Part Time Security Officer, Weekend Shift



hawthorne, ca, usa
Posted on Saturday, November 4, 2023

Vast was founded to expand humanity's frontier into the solar system and beyond. We believe that the next step on that journey is enabling manufacturing and habitation in LEO. We are building artificial gravity space stations to make this a reality. If you want to join a team that builds amazing things with the most talented people on Earth, please reach out.

Vast is looking for a Part Time Security Officer to support our Hawthorne, CA site. As a Security Officer, you will work directly with the Principle Security Officer to develop and implement security procedures for our test site. This is a non-exempt position based out of our Hawthorne, CA facility.

We are currently hiring for the below schedules:

  • Weekend Day Shift: Saturday and Sunday 7am-7pm
  • Weekend Night Shift: Saturday and Sunday: 7pm-7am


  • Assist guests with the ENVOY check in process
  • Verify ID and POC of visitors
  • Issue the appropriate visitor/temp employee badges
  • Patrol all buildings and sites
  • Observe and report all suspicious activity
  • Report and document all incidents to Security Management
  • Escort vendors on/off site if requested
  • Assist other departments as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • CA BSIS Guard card
  • 2+ years of professional experience in security operations in an industrial environment

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • High level of customer service skills
  • Articulate and polite
  • The ability to verbally de-escalate a situation
  • BSIS or other security training
  • The ability to work independently

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must be available to work all required shift hours, overtime, and weekends, to support critical mission milestones
  • Must be able to work in severe climate conditions: heat, wind, and cold


  • $$20/hr for (+10% hourly rate differential for night shift)
Base salary will vary depending on job-related knowledge, education, skills, experience, business needs, and market demand. Salary is just one component of our comprehensive compensation package. Full-time employees also receive company equity, as well as access to a full suite of compelling benefits and perks, including: 100% medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and dependents, flexible paid time off for exempt staff and up to 15 days of vacation for non-exempt staff, paid parental leave, short and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, free catered meals and snacks and beverages, access to a 401(k) retirement plan, One Medical membership, ClassPass credits, personalized mental healthcare through Spring Health, and other discounts and perks.


The person hired will have access to information and items subject to U.S. export controls, and therefore, must either be a “U.S. person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.62 or otherwise eligible for deemed export licensing. This status includes U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, lawful permanent residents (green card holders), and asylees and refugees with such status granted, not pending.
Vast is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Vast 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.