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As of September 30, 2014

Security Officer

General Summary of Duties:
Under general direction of the Security Supervisor, the Security Officer is responsible for general security for the museum and its contents. The Security Officer also guards the museum property against fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry. The Officer assists customers and responds to various inquiries and requests. The incumbent also takes on a primary role in the event of a medical emergency. 

Key Responsibilities:
Secures museum and its assets, collections and general contents
• Prohibits unlawful entry, both during and after standard museum hours
• Provides general assistance to visitors and customers as needed
• Executes tactical aspects of special event security plans

Minimum Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED required
• Previous experience in a security or law enforcement capacity is desired
• Exposure to a similar destination customer service environment
• Experience in a gallery or museum setting is desirable

Qualified applicants should apply at the museum, or forward a resume and cover letter to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .