Join the SOS Team

SOS is always looking to add qualified individuals to its staff. Security work is an excellent part time job as well as consistent full time work. Many of our officers work another job along with doing security. We have flexibility in our scheduling so that we can work around other commitments.

To apply, submit your resume below, or apply in person Monday or Wednesday, 9am to 3pm at 6001 W. Center Street, #205, Milwaukee Wisconsin.

Requirements for Employment


Clean Criminal Record – no misdemeanor convictions within the past five years and no felony convictions, ever.

Security Permit – As an employee of SOS, you must obtain a Private Security Permit from the State of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services. This permit costs a total amount of $65 ($38 to be fingerprinted and $27 for the permit), and it is valid for two years. Apply for a permit here.

High School Diploma – You must have a high school diploma or equivalent. This is necessary in order to be capable of filling out complete, accurate, legible reports on a daily basis.

Physically Fit – You must be physically capable of standing for long periods of time, doing constant foot patrols, and be able to apprehend and detain violators if necessary.

Good Hygiene – Security is a high profile position with a lot of interaction with many types of people. It is important that the security officer portray a professional image in attire and cleanliness.

Weekend Availability – This is the busiest time for security companies. We ask that employees are available on two out of three days of Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Apply for Employment


Please submit your resume below and someone from our office will review it. We appreciate your interest in becoming a member of our team!