Temporary (PEAK) Museum Security Guard


Job Description: Under the direction of the Museum’s Chief Security Officer and his supervisory team, the PEAK unarmed museum guard is responsible for the security and protection of the museum's facility and art collection. 


  • provide information to visiting patrons
  • ensure patrons are following museum etiquette in a safe, welcoming environment
  • answer front desk phone when needed
  • perform duties of the Visitor Services desk, including greeting and orienting visitors
  • take attendance and may gather geographical info for visitor reports
  • set up and take down table, chairs and museum equipment for special events and museum programs when needed
  •  ability to properly broadcast and receive information using a two way radio

Job Location

Required Education: High School Diploma or GED 


  • Stand and walk through galleries making sure art is protected

  • Effectively communicate with all visiting guests of the museum to provide information 

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time

Special Instructions:

Diversity Statement

  • The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable, and inclusive university community by recognizing each person's unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University of Oklahoma strives to cultivate a sense of belonging and emotional support for all, recognizing that fostering an inclusive environment for all is vital in the pursuit of academic and inclusive excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

  • The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, and health care services that the University operates or provides

Organization: Peak People
Job Location: Oklahoma-Norman-Norman Campus
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: May 5, 2022

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