BodyGuard Job Description


A bodyguard is a type of security guard who specializes in the protection of people from all kinds of danger like theft, assault, kidnapping, assassination, and harassment. The client or the employer who keeps a bodyguard will be usually wealthy people, celebrities, or high-ranking government officials. Bodyguards work round the clock and they are responsible to protect their employer. The government officials usually have an entire team of bodyguards to protect them. They work with tactical strategies and coordination. Some of their daily tasks include reviewing clients daily agenda, reviewing background check of people interacting with the clients, completing security measures and contingency plans, inspecting the vehicle for possible bugging, escorting the client to their vehicle, monitoring all client activities, staying alert for suspicious activities and possible threat.

BodyGuard Job Titles:

  • BodyGuard
  • Security Guard
  • Security Officer

BodyGuard Job Summary:

We are looking to hire a successful candidate who has a high school diploma. The bodyguard should perform certain duties like Securing premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry. Obtains help by sounding alarms. Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers, identifying risks, and notifying appropriate management authority or Police. Completes reports by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities. Maintain a written log of all daily activities per shift. You will need to be at least 18 years of age, a good communicator who is a team player with the drive to provide a friendly and professional service at all times. You must be available to work on a varied shift pattern which could include days, nights, and weekends. This is a long-term opportunity. We are seeking entry-level, career-minded security professionals for a long-term career and partnership. We value Integrity, Ingenuity, Commitment, Agility, and Punctuality and expect that from our guards.

BodyGuard Job Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Planning daily activities and security measures for the client
  • Reviewing clients daily agenda
  • Driving employer to their destination they may need to visit
  • Being able to assess vehicle malfunctions
  • Driving an armored or modified vehicle
  • Looking after the vehicle when an employer gets off
  • Staying alert to pick up the employer when necessary
  • Escorting their clients
  • Staying alert for possible attackers
  • Inspecting vehicle for possible explosives

BodyGuard Skills and Qualification:

  • High school diploma
  • Outstanding physical condition
  • Having a high level of stamina
  • Possessing an acute sense of vision and hearing
  • Excellent unarmed combat and defense skills
  • Exceptional weapon skills
  • Highly analytical
  • Excellent decision making and stress management skills
  • Excellent driving skills
  • Stick to security measures and contingency plans
  • Assessing dangerous situations
  • have understood about basic mechanics
  • Must possess a minimum of 1 year of experience in the similar field
  • Punctual, reliable and must have strong communication skill
  • Able to work in a team
  • Strong verbal and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated and strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail, prioritization skill, and time management
  • Quick learner with a positive attitude

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