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Security Guard

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Sheri Verile at (904) 620-5498 or at s.verile@unf.edu.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Security Guard
Department MOCA - Administration
Position Number 942013
Requisition Number 060147
Position Type Other Personnel Services Part Time
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hours
Hourly Rate 9.25
Job Summary/Responsibilities

As a member of the Security Department, the Security Guard is responsible for ensuring the safety of employees, visitors and the protection of MOCA Jacksonville property and art work.

- Secure various posts on a rotational basis including galleries, access ramps, elevators, and other areas as assigned.
- Inspect bags of visitors entering the museum and staff leaving the museum when necessary.
- Inform visitors and staff of museum policies and enforce them appropriately.
- Monitor and maintain the flow of visitors in all galleries.
- Report to a Chief of Security and assist with documenting any incident related to visitors, staff, or art work.
- Identify safety hazards, suspicious behavior and potential problems and report to the Chief of Security and Deputy Director.
- Assist with emergency evacuations.
- Provide security at special events.
- Perform Fireguard duties as qualified.
- Read departmental memos and remain aware of all policy revisions.
- Conduct periodic security tours of the museum store.
- Other duties, as assigned.
- Is responsible for ensuring the safety of the works of art by patrolling galleries to ensure that visitors are not touching works of art.
- Performs opening and closing procedures including; locking all doors, checking all floors to ensure that no one is in the building, and alarming/disarming the alarm.
- Monitors the behavior of visitors at events and during museum hours in an effort to provide a safe environment for staff and the public.
- Reports all incidents/accidents to supervisor immediately and keeps a record of all incidents.
- Handles some receptionist duties prior to the opening of the museum including monitoring front door, assisting guests, answering telephone, and monitoring the delivery of works of art into the museum.

Required Qualifications

- High school diploma or equivalent
- 1 – 2 years of security related experience
- Class “D” Security License
- Ability to stand for multiple hours
- Good communication skills; ability to interact professionally and respectably with all levels of staff and visitors and enforce museum policies
- Ability to remain alert at all times
- Professional, attentive and reliable
- Must be must be available to work Weekends; punctuality is essential

Preferred Qualifications

- Security experience in a customer service oriented environment
- Proficient with Microsoft Outlook
- Security experience in a museum setting
- Security experience in a tourist attraction setting

Statement(s) of Understanding Background Check
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a level II background check, which includes fingerprinting. In
conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check.

EOD
Carnegie

Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date
Job Posting Date 08/02/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Sheri Verile 904-620-5498
Hiring Official Ben Thomson 904-620-4206
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Sheri Verile at (904) 620-5498 or at s.verile@unf.edu.

Quicklink http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/3855

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a high school diploma?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a class "D" security license?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Do you have 1-2 years of security related experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents