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Management & Training Corporation Security Officer (16 hrs/week) in Brooklyn, New York

Reports to the director, finance & administration. Responsible for performing guard and patrol duties in assigned areas to protect life and property against theft, misappropriation, fire, flood or similar disaster.

  • Ensure the physical security of buildings and property by checking doors, windows, lights, electrical appliances, equipment, locks and emergency equipment. Maintain log of findings and corrective action taken.

  • Perform administrative functions such as entering and maintaining daily logs, incident reports and conducting investigations as directed.

  • Assure accountability (protocol) of student check-in and out (to and from center grounds).

  • Perform parking and traffic control duties; check identification of personnel and students seeking entrance to or exit from grounds and permit or deny entrance or exit according to established policies and procedures.

  • Perform routine vehicle equipment inspections, including lights, brakes, mirrors, steering and other required operating equipment. Recommend mechanical repairs as needed.

  • Assist in transporting ill or injured as required.

  • Respond to fire alarms, take necessary steps to report fires, assist in suppressing fires and reset fire alarm equipment.

  • Set up and check operation of intrusion alarm systems in buildings as required.

  • Assist staff and law enforcement personnel in controlling disturbances. Conduct preliminary investigation of crimes.

  • Provide proactive conflict resolution with students and refer students to counseling and other actions as necessary.

  • Conduct initial investigation of incidents and provide timely documentation of such.

  • Assist senior security officer and manager in coordinating and instituting programs that foster student retention.

  • Assist center staff in conducting required health and safety inspecting.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent and one year security experience or completion of a security training program. Experience with youth, excellent written and verbal communications skills and computer proficiency required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record, unless waived by management.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran