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GSG Protective Services Overview

Lawndale, CA
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
Security Services
Unknown / Non-Applicable
GSG Protective Services is a full-service provider of high quality security services specializing in 6 divisions: investigations, physical security, protective services, technology, consulting and training.

GSGPS understands that safety needs may be unique ... Read more

Mission: GSG Protective Services’ mission is to ensure the safety and well-being of our clients and team members.

We take our responsibility seriously to provide the best customer service and address all client and team member matters quickly and ... Read more

GSG Protective Services – Why Work With Us?


To reduce risks with knowledge, innovation and cutting-edge technology for people, businesses, government and communities.



We maintain professionalism in all aspects of our work and in every action we take. Our professionalism is rooted in the quality of our service and in our pride for our work.


Everyone is treated with respect and we value different backgrounds, viewpoints and cultures.

Open Communication

We maintain consistent and open communication with each other and our clients. Effective communication is key for providing the best service and applying informed strategies.

Training and Education

Training is a critical element in efficiently and effectively reducing risk. All our team members receive extensive training and educational courses that exceed industry standards.


All our team members are empowered to provide a safe environment, while also providing excellent customer service.

Customer Service

The well-being of our business relies on the well-being and safety of our clients. Everything we do focuses on exceeding client expectations and satisfying all client needs.


We believe in working closely with our team members and clients as one team. We devote ourselves to creating an atmosphere of support and communication for everyone to collectively thrive.


GSG Protective Services strives to provide the best workplace to attract and retain the best people. We recognize that a positive work environment, competitive salary, stable benefits and career development are all key components to the well-being of our GSG Team and growth.

Below are some of the benefits currently offered by GSG:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Group term life insurance (GTL) 
  • 401k Plan
  • Vacation
  • Sick paid time off (STO)
  • Employee recognition programs
  • Training opportunities 

New Benefits:

Life skills courses: Money Management, Credit 101, Insurance 101 (Auto, renters, life, health)

  • Career & Work Courses: Success at Work, Advance at Work, Developing a Career Path, Writing a Resume, Understanding Labor Laws & Employment Rules 
  • Support & Resources Classes: Government Agencies & How They Can Help, Working as a Single Parent 
  • Free advanced security certification classes
  • Assistance programs: Child care, work transportation 


GSG Protective Services Reviews

  • "Excellent company to work for"

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Security Officer in Mesa, AZ
    Former Employee - Security Officer in Mesa, AZ
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GSG Protective Services full-time (More than a year)


    Good working conditions and good employees and excellent manager


    Sometimes you have to work with an officer that you don't like

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GSG Protective Services Photos

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GSG Protective Services photo of: Upland Office During Employee Appreciation Day
GSG Protective Services photo of: Upland Office During Employee Appreciation Day
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GSG Protective Services Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview





    Unarmed Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Key West, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at GSG Protective Services (Key West, FL) in August 2019.


    Brief interview, met with supervisor with one other prospective employee. Interview process was about 20 minutes long. Was told that training for class D security license would be provided by the company and would be incrementally deducted from paychecks.

    Interview Questions

    • Any previous security experience   1 Answer
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