Midland College
    Job Description
    Position Status Part Time
    Classification Title Part-Time Security Officer-Up to 19 hpw
    Work Location Main Campus-3600 N. Garfield, ATC-3200 W. Cuthbert, Cogdell-201 W. Florida, Midland, TX
    Job Summary

    Provides personal, equipment, and real property security for faculty, staff, students, and visitors within an assigned area of the Midland College campus. Provides escort services, and other basic public assistance services as needed, and performs routine security and public safety patrol duties within assigned area. Remains alert to emergency situations and provides first-line response, emergency management, and/or referral if required.

    Required Qualifications

    High school diploma or equivalent

    Must possess a valid Texas Driver License, good driving record, and be insurable on Midland College’s insurance policy

    Ability to successfully conduct security patrols without direct supervision

    Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

    Ability to complete routine paperwork and safely operate a motor vehicle

    Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures

    Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, and customer service orientation

    Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations

    Ability to understand, follow, and enforce safety codes, regulations, and procedures

    Ability to detect problems nd report information to appropriate personnel

    Skill in performing building security and lock procedures

    Knowledge in the basic operations of computers and email

    Ability to walk considerable distances and perform moderate physical activity

    Preferred Qualifications  
    Essential Functions

    Patrols assigned area on foot, in assigned motor vehicle, or other specialized vehicle to ensure personal, building, and equipment security

    Examines doors, windows, and gates to ensure security; uses College keys to open and close buildings; monitors closed buildings for unauthorized persons and/or suspicious activities

    Informs and warns violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles

    Provides escort services for visitors, students, staff, and faculty, as necessary; provides other public assistance, such as lockout services, jump-starts, and routine information

    Watches for and reports irregularities, such as security breaches, facility and safety hazards, and emergency situations; contacts emergency responders, such as police, fire, and/or ambulance personnel, as required

    Remains alert for the presence of unauthorized persons and/or security code violators; approaches suspicious persons and/or notifies police as appropriate; may confront and/or detain violators, as required, until police arrive

    Performs periodic checks of street lights to ensure proper functioning; reports malfunctions as required

    May provide safe and efficient transportation to Midland College employees and/or visitors, as requested, using a College vehicle

    Patrols and monitors assigned parking areas to provide public security and assistance

    Maintains security controls of issued College keys; safeguards and controls issued equipment

    Prepares routine, standardized reports

    Monitors and closes the gates on South Foundation during inclement weather

    Monitors all Midland College campuses to include: Main campus, Cogdell, and ATC

    Other duties as assigned

    Physical Demands

    Ability to walk considerable distances and operate College vehicles in a safe manner

    Moderate physical activity; requires handling of average-weight objects, standing or walking for extended periods of time, and climbing of stairs and ladders

    Use of manual dexterity

    Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions

    Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises

    Work primarily in an outdoor environment

    Min Salary 10.50 per hour
    Max Salary 11.25 per hour
    Pay Statement Salary is commensurate with experience.
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