The interviewer would like to see that you have a full understanding of the job requirements and that you can meet the demands present in this role. Take a minute to walk the interviewer through some of the critical responsibilities of this security guard role. Be sure to express your interest in the job or company, and showcase how your top qualities make you the best fit for the opportunity, based on these responsibilities.
"From my understanding of the job description, the primary duties in this role include patrolling the premises by car and on foot, ensuring that everything is secure. I would also be responsible for regular surveillance monitoring duties, inspecting buildings, and permitting entry only to those with the proper pass and identification. I am confident in my ability to meet these responsibilities with the utmost work ethic. I have trained in surveillance monitoring and equipment troubleshooting. I have a keen eye and strong attention to detail."
"I took a lot of time to read through the role description, ensuring that I had a full understanding of the job expectations before interviewing with you today. The main responsibilities include assisting when alarms sound, preventing loss and damage of retail products, informing violators of their rights, and restraining them until the proper authorities arrive. I would be responsible for documentation and making reports as well as maintaining a safe environment for all shoppers. I am attentive and alert, which are qualities needed for a security position such as this one."