K-12 Campus Security Guard
This is a 10-month position. Participates in the daily operation of physical security controls at the main school entrance.
Responsible for checking-in visitors to the school campus by scanning their driver's license, issuing a visitor badge and parking permit. Monitors school parking lots. Assists with monitoring the entire perimeter of the property and securing/unlocking gates as needed.
Works with UFPD School Resource Officer to address any security issues, including immediately notifying SRO or UFPD of any suspicious activity or persons on campus. Patrols designated areas to ensure all visitors check-in prior to walking around the school campus. Provides assistance to parents and school visitors by answering questions and giving directions. Assists with the setup and breakdown of the traffic circles and entrance(s) as needed.
Assists with planning, controlling, and monitoring electronic security systems. Assists with maintaining records, including but not limited to: the visitor log, contractor check-in, parking passes, and security log. Assists with the development and implementation of an effective control system, inspecting packages and monitoring building access to insure access is granted only to those so authorized.
Assists in the development of security plans for the school perimeter, campus, and classroom buildings. Pursues and completes projects necessary to ensure the safety of students, faculty, and staff as well as the security of the school property.
Provides front circle and/or student lunch coverage, on an as-needed basis. Provides security escort, as assigned by the principal or the principal's designee.
Participates in specified training provided by the University of Florida Police Department.
$16.00-$19.00 per hour, commensurate with education and experience
High school diploma or equivalent and one year of relevant experience and possession of a classified driver's license appropriate to the type of vehicle operated. Appropriate college course work or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
Will be required to obtain a Class D Security Guard License in accordance with Chapter 493, Florida Statues within 90 days of hire.
FDLE Background check.
Excellent interpersonal skills, strong written and verbal communication skills. Able to work in a busy environment.
Able to multi-task and respond to last minutes requests. Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Expected to be independent and contribute to a positive, professional atmosphere at all times.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
This is a 10-month position.
In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.
This position is eligible for veteran's preference. If you are claiming veteran's preference, please upload a copy of your DD 214 Member Copy 4 with your application for consideration. See our Veteran's Preference Page for more specific information.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.
This is a time-limited position.
Health Assessment Required: No.
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