The Security Officer, under general supervision, provides a positive image of a concerned and capable security professional through bearing, demeanor and presence as duties are performed throughout campus in a highly visible manner during evening and night hours.
Patrols buildings and grounds on foot or car and looks for suspicious activity, unlocked doors, fires, vandalism and act as a deterrent to criminal activity by their presence. Due to less managerial oversight during non-business hours, may be required to make decisions and apply discretion on security issues and criminal reporting issues more frequently than similar positions during business hours.
Provides âœon-siteâ security by assuming specific duties within certain buildings, such as libraries, athletic facilities and research laboratories, as well as property of TAMU located off campus. Due to conditions of darkness, must be more alert for hazards and security threats.
Provides information to visitors, students, and employees or directs such inquiries to appropriate personnel.
Provides support duty to University Police during instances of special events, e.g. football games, yell practice.
-High School graduation or any equivalent combination of training and experience -Six months related experience or six months as Security Officer in Training with demonstrated proficiency in all phases of duties performed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: -None. -Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Customer service skills. Ability to communicate effectively with all segments of the campus population.
Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses: Must be able to obtain State of Texas class âœCâ vehicle operatorâ™s license within 30 days of employment. Inability to obtain State of Texas class âœCâ vehicle operatorâ™s license may result in termination.
Other Requirements: Requires working outside. Applicant must successfully complete a background investigation to include but not limited to driving history, criminal background and credit history.
Texas A&M University-Central Texas is an upper-level university offering junior and senior-level coursework needed to successfully complete baccalaureate degrees and all coursework leading to the completion of graduate degrees. The University is committed to high quality, rigorous, and innovative learning experiences, and prepares students for lifelong learning through excellence in teaching, service, and scholarship.