Security Guard/Special Events Bus Driver

Job description

Job location: University Campus

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-08-14
Req: R2949
Job Description Summary

The Security Guard- Special Events and Saint Leo Bus Driver have a variety of responsibilities including campus safety, special events management/crowd control, and transportation.

Job Description

Duties and Tasks:

  • Provide security at NCAA athletic events.
    • Ensure and maintain crowd control.
    • Escort officials at various times of the event.
    • Enforce University and NCAA policies.
    • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Provide security for University events.
    • Ensure and maintain crowd control.
    • Check ID’s if alcohol is present.
    • Enforce University policies.
    • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Drive the new 12-passenger “Saint Leo Bus” routes seven days a week.
  • Ensure passenger safety at loading and unloading zones and during transit
  • Assist students with disabilities in accessing the Bus
  • Drive special routes for needs such as hospital pick up and drop off; medical appointments of students; internship sites and part time job sites
  • Transport VIP’s during special events
  • Transport those with mobility issues during special events
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Drive holiday shuttles.
    • Tampa International Airport
    • Tampa Amtrak depot
    • Tampa Greyhound bus depot



  • [Required] High school diploma or GED
  • [Preferred] Associate Degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Methods to deescalate situations when dealing with upset parents, students and faculty members or visitors to campus
  • Safe driving record
  • Basic car/van maintenance experience is preferred


  • Exemplary customer service skills in working with a diversity of individuals and groups
  • Professionalism in representing Saint Leo University
  • High levels of initiative, ability to work well without oversight
  • Strong problem solving skills and the capability to make complex decisions
  • High level of comfort working in fast paced environment
  • Able to keep the Saint Leo fleet clean and serviced and ready for use


  • Ability to rate the severity of a student/ parent/ faculty issue and respond appropriately
  • Ability to plan complex events and have attention to detail
  • Ability to manage time between a variety of projects
  • Ability to complete tasks with high levels of accuracy
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing situations
  • The ability to manage individuals in crisis
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently


The work environment characteristics described here are a representation of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The term “qualified individual with a disability” means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of this position.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate professionally in person, over the telephone, through email and other electronic means, move about the University and the Tampa Bay region, handle various type of vehicles, and visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds unless otherwise specified in the job description.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representation of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Saint Leo University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity as a critical step in ensuring employee, student and graduate success.




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Job No:
Posted: 8/21/2019
Application Due: 9/27/2019
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