OPS Security Guard

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Oct 15, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
OPS Security Guard

Job no: 514546
Work type: Temp Part-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Law/Enforcement/Compliance
Department:57810300 - HN-SECURITY

Classification Title:

OPS Hourly Non-Secretary/Clerical

Job Description:

The Harn Museum of Art is looking for a part-time OPS Security Guard. Candidates must be flexible and able to meet changing time commitments as needed. Schedules are varied and are created based on the needs of the museum including evenings, weekdays and weekends. Up to 30 hours per week may be required based on museum demands and scheduling.

Due to scheduling demands, students need not apply.

Museum security duties include investigation of all incidents that result in injury to visitors or employees and incidents resulting in damage to objects of art or museum facilities. Additionally, the security guard will provide assistance to all customers of the museum.

Specific duties include:

  • Participate in the daily operation of physical security controls
  • Investigate incidents resulting in injury to visitors and employees
  • Complete and submit all necessary reports to management
  • Investigate incidents resulting in loss or damage to art or museum facilities
  • Assist in the development of security plans for the protection of works of art on the premises
  • Pursue and complete projects necessary to ensure the safety of patrons and security of property
  • Patrol designated areas to check for vandalism, mechanical failure, fire, and theft
  • Provide assistance to museum patrons by answering questions and giving directions
  • Assist with planning, controlling, and monitoring electronic security systems
  • Assist with maintaining records, including the staff/visitor log, property passes, and security log
  • Assist with the development and implementation of an effective control system
  • Inspect packages and monitor building access to ensure access is granted only to those so authorized
  • Provide front desk coverage on an as-needed basis
  • Assist with the setup and breakdown of equipment, chairs, and tables for museum activities
  • Provide security escorts for maintenance or other activities throughout the museum
Advertised Salary:

$9.00 - $12.00 hourly

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent and one year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate effectively
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please upload a resume with your online application.

Due to scheduling demands, students need not apply.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 pm (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised: 14 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 13 Nov 2020 Eastern Standard Time