The Security Officer plays an integral role within the operations of LeMay – America’s Car Museum (ACM). The Security Officer implements best practices in security management to ensure safety and security of the museum’s guests, employees, facility, grounds, and the collection. Duties include, but are not limited to: Maintaining a visible and accessible presence among museum guests and team members to instill a sense of safety and security, prevent potential problems, and answer questions; Providing excellent customer service; Communicating and working effectively with Security Staff and all museum department personnel; Visually monitoring indoor and outdoor activities through CCTV surveillance and conducting foot patrols; Monitoring alarm systems, access points, and restricted areas; Monitoring and responding appropriately to suspicious activity; Communicating and enforcing Museum safety and security regulations, policies, and procedures; Responding to incidents and accidents, including conducting interviews, taking initial reports, and forwarding reports to the appropriate parties for follow-up; Assisting with fire prevention and inspection of fire suppression and life safety equipment; Providing emergency and incident response, including rendering of medical aid (CPR/First Aid) and executing emergency response and evacuation procedures when necessary, and contacting police, fire, ambulance, or other emergency personnel for situations requiring high-level intervention.
The incumbent for this position must be at least 21 years of age, able to pass an in depth criminal background check, and possess: A valid Driver’s License; High School Diploma or equivalent; 2-years’ experience in security, the military, or law enforcement; and, Excellent verbal and written communication skills. The incumbent must also be able to work all museum operation hours, including evening events, weekends, and holidays while providing the highest level of customer service. The incumbent must be proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel, and Outlook. Experience in operating and maintaining a CCTV system is preferred, as is bilingual ability.
If interested, please forward your current resume, cover letter and salary expectations to: firstname.lastname@example.org