Daytime Sr Security Guard (University Libraries)

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Job Title: Daytime Sr Security Guard (University Libraries)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48204
Department This position is in Dirac and Strozier LibrariesEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:

The Florida State University Libraries define diversity as the sum of the ways that people are both alike and different. The University is committed to embracing the full spectrum of human and social identities. We strive to create and maintain an inclusive environment in which all individuals are treated fairly, respectfully, and valued for their distinctive skills, experiences, and perspectives to maximize the potential of all libraries employees and the communities with whom we interact.Responsibilities Provides a uniform presence in the prevention of criminal, unsafe, or dangerous activity by staffing the Strozier and Dirac library security desks. This may include resolving issues with patrons, staffing shortfalls and liaising with FSUPD. Monitors public use of library facilities and contacts building maintenance as needed.

Recommends and enforces security procedures and policies. Assists in preparing, maintaining, and providing updates and reports related to the operation of security.

Assists maintenance supervisor with basic tasks, as needed, by the request of the Facilities and Security Manager. May include light cleaning, moving furniture, etc. Other duties as assigned.Qualifications High school diploma or equivalency and one year experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to one year.

Experience demonstrating effective customer service skills.

The ability to perform physical tasks such as lifting up to 30 lbs and standing for extended periods of time is also required.Preferred A minimum of 6 months security or law enforcement related experience.

Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, rules and regulations.

Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply related University policies and procedures.

Knowledge of concepts, principles, and practices of management.

Knowledge of the policies and practices of library services.Anticipated Salary Range Low $20,000'sPay Plan This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.Schedule 7:45am-4:45pm Monday-Thursday
9:15am-6:15pm Friday
One hour lunch break each day.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Veterans' Preference Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 11/20/2020
Application Due: 11/30/2020
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