Randy E. Smith
12 Morrison Drive
Belleville, IL 62221
Cell Phone: (618) 581-2824
To obtain a position with an organization that will best utilize my experiences, education and training.
Security Clearance eligible- previous held (1988-2008) Secret
PROTECTIVE SERVICES GROUP, INC
#1 Eagle Center, Suite 3B
O’Fallon, IL 62269
June 2003 – Present
Chief of Security
1. Responsible for the initial interview screening of all potential employees.
2. Conducts initial site surveys and threat assessment/risk analysis of all job sites.
3. Coordinates all security needs for current jobsites. Schedules security officers to cover all shifts at
4. Instructor for O.C.A.T. Pepper Spray, Monadnock Expandable Baton, Monadnock Defensive Tactics
and Handcuffing and firearms.
5. Asst. Facility Security Officer – input personnel into JPAS for security clearances.
6. Tasked to account for all issued equipment, inventory stock, communication equipment and
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE
375 Security Forces Squadron
Scott AFB, IL 62225
May 2000 - July 2008
Non-Commissioned Officer-In-Charge (NCO), Combat Arms Training and Maintenance (CATM)
1. Supervised, managed and mentored a 9 person section.
2. Responsible for ensuring that over 2500 personnel annually, were qualified with the appropriate
weapons for their jobs, before deploying/moving overseas.
3. Reported directly to the Commander of Security Forces concerning matters of ammunition, weapon
malfunctions and customer feedbacks, for every class taught.
4. Ensured that the CATM offices and firing range were in inspection order at all times.
5. Elected as Safety NCO for the entire squadron. Responsible for ensuring that all injuries, on and off
duty, were reported and the necessary paperwork was filled out to send to the appropriate agencies.
6. Provided Enlisted Performance Reviews (EPR’s), to subordinates. Rated on job knowledge,
physical appearance, on and off duty conduct, job completion, mentoring ability and writing and
7. Scheduled over 16 Tenant Units (on Scott AFB) and 23 Geographically Separated Units for weapons
inspections. Ensured all weapons assigned under the 375th CATM were 100% ready for combat.
8. Responsible for all updates to Technical Orders concerning 17 different weapon systems on Scott
AFB, and their appropriate ammunition. Emergency Safety Updates had to be completed within 48
hours of receipt of message. Most were life threating.
FRANCIS E. WARREN AIR FORCE BASE
400 Missile Squadron
F.E. Warren AFB, Cheyenne, WY 82005
Apr 1996 – May 2000
Flight Security Controller (FSC)/Alarm Response Team Leader (ART)
1. Responsible for the security of 150 Peacekeeper Missiles. Only squadron in the United States with
2. Worked as a dispatcher (FSC) controlling over 150 square miles of area. The area of responsibility
could be at a minimum 25 miles away from base, up to over 350 miles away from base. Anyone
who entered the area where I was working had to notify me via radio or landline.
3. Controlled a 2 person ART, whose duties included responding to alarms on launch facilities, that
housed nuclear missiles, or the launch control facilities that housed the off duty Security Forces and
the capsule crews that controlled the areas 10 nuclear missiles.
4. Listed as a Squad Leader of 12 other personnel for the Strip Alert Force. First on scene if anybody
in the missile complex needed additional bodies for hostile actions. 13 of us staged at Helicopter
Operations for a 12 hour shift, ready to respond. Airlifted out as needed.
Volunteer Fire Fighter/Basic Emergency Care Member (Off-Duty)
Albin, WY 82050
June 1997 – March 2000
1. Blue Dot Certified. Able to enter burning buildings for search and rescue. Trained numerous other
firemen by going to F.E. Warren AFB 90 Civil Engineering Fire Department Burn House for
2. Basic Emergency Care Certified in the State of Wyoming. Able to perform all basic emergency care
up to and including using the Automated External Defibrillator.
3. Responsible for the upkeep of a 2000 gallon tanker truck. Ensured that it was always ready to go on
a moment’s notice.
KUNSAN AIR BASE, REPUBLIC OF SOUTH KOREA
8 Security Police Squadron
Mar 1995 – Mar 1996
1. Hand-picked to be Alpha Flight’s Lead Security Controller (dispatcher). Responsible for
coordinating all security responses and actions with 6 other outside agencies. Responsible for
training all other Flight Security Controllers in proper way of conducting business.
2. Volunteered to be Alpha Sector’s Radio/Telephone Operator and S-4 (Supply Personnel), during Air
Base Defense exercises and if needed real world. Signed for over $950,000 of communication
equipment and electronic counter measures. Ensured there were enough supplies to last our flight
for 7 days, in case a re-supply could not happen within the first 72 hours.
3. Volunteered to be Vehicle Trainer for the Squadron. Trained over 200 personnel on different
vehicles from the HMMWV (Humvee), Duece (2 1/2 ton 6 wheeled truck) and the M113 APC
(Armored Personnel Carrier).
GRAND FORKS AIR FORCE BASE
319 Security Police Squadron
Grand Forks AFB, ND 58204
Feb 1992 – Feb 1996
Asst. NCOIC, Security Police Armory
1. Took over as account custodian for over $3.5 million dollars worth of weapons and ammunition.
Had quarterly inspections to ensure that all weapons and ammunition was still there.
2. Responsible for the scheduling of 12 personnel to man the Armory 24 hours/day, 7 days a week.
3. Coordinated with other agency’s Personnel Reliability Program Monitors, to ensure that personnel
drawing weapons for duty, had not been deemed unqualified for duty.
4. Took over as the Land Mobile Radio custodian. Responsible for over 300 radios used daily.
EAKER AIR FORCE BASE
97 Security Police Squadron
Blytheville, AR 72315
Nov 1988 – Feb 1992
Entry Controller/Alarm Response Team Member (ART)
1. Controlled entry into the Alert Aircraft Parking Area (AAPA), where 5 B-52’s and 3 KC-135’s were
armed with conventional and nuclear munitions, and ready to go to war, and the Weapons Storage
Area (WSA), where all the munitions, both conventional and nuclear, were stored.
2. Responded to any alarm in my sector. Conducted an immediate visual assessment to determine
whether it was hostile or non-hostile. Relayed information to the Security Control Center for
- 62 Hours into a B.A. Degree in Criminal Justice
Colorado Technical University
- Certified Instructor of Monadnock Expandable Baton Course
- Certified Instructor of Monadnock Defensive Tactics and Handcuffing
- Certified Instructor of Personal Protection Consultants, Inc. O.C.A.T. Pepper Spray Course
- Certified Instructor of 20 Basic Firearms Course for the State of Illinois
- Certified by the State of Illinois for a Firearms Authorization Card (may carry openly while
performing official duties)
- Concealed Weapons Permit from the State of Pennsylvania
- Retired Honorably from the United States Air Force after 20 years.
- Lifetime Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
- Member of the American Legion
- US Air Force Training Ribbon
- US Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with 4 devices
- US Air Force Organizational Excellence Award
- US Air Force Good Conduct Medal with 6 devices
- US Air Force Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon with 1 device
- US Air Force Longevity Service Award with 4 devices
- National Defense Service Medal with device
- US Air Force NCO/PME Graduate Ribbon with device
- US Air Force Overseas Short Tour Ribbon with device
- Korean Defense Service Medal
- Iraq Campaign Medal
- US Air Force Achievement Medal with 3 devices
- US Air Force Commendation Medal with 2 devices
- Numerous Certificates of Achievements from outside agencies
- Numerous Certificates of Appreciation from outside agencies
- US Air Force Achievement award x6 for timed served and retirement discharge