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Full-Time Commissioned Security Officer (REPOST)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

This position requires applicants to attach the following document: resume and copies of license/certification.

In addition, applicants must include a minimum of three (3) professional references on the online application.

Please do not mail, email, fax, or deliver any documents outside of the electronic application process.

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number: 0000726
Job Title: Full-Time Commissioned Security Officer (REPOST)
PS Position#: 00001088
Position Status: Full-Time
Salary: Starting salary range of $25,001 - $27,501 is based on the Lee College Classified Staff Salary Scale, A13. Starting salary is commensurate with education and related work experience.
Classification: Auxiliary Staff
Department: Security

POSTING TEXT

Job Summary/Basic Function:

The Commissioned Security Officer is responsible for the safety and security of persons including Lee College employees, students, guests of/and visitors to the campus; the protection of college property, including buildings, grounds, equipment and other assets of the college. The Commissioned Security Officer will provide assistance in emergency situations or conditions, and take action appropriate to the crisis situation within legal limits of the department’s authority. This position reports to the Security Captain, Security Sergeants, and Corporals.

Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Carry a firearm and respond to situations appropriately.
  • Patrol campus grounds and building, either by foot or in an authorized college vehicle checking doors, windows, gates, etc. to ensure that they are secured.
  • Patrol campus parking areas on a regular schedule.
  • Respond to emergency and non-emergency calls; respond to requests for assistance regarding lost or stolen property, break-ins, vandalism, etc.
  • Contact emergency personnel (i.e., 9-1-1, Baytown Police Department, ambulance service, etc.) when necessary.
  • Observe, report, and correct any irregular and unusual conditions and/or safety hazards on campus.
  • Investigate and maintain incident reports of all occurrences and completes daily activities reports.
  • Assist all persons in complying with college regulations and rules of conduct on campus.
  • Provide security coverage for college functions as assigned.
  • Provide crowd control when necessary and/or as assigned.
  • Pick up and transport deposits to the bank when needed.
  • Provide courteous assistance for faculty, staff, students, and visitors.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures.
  • Maintain confidentiality of information exposed in the course of business.
  • Contribute to a safe educational and working environment by participating in all drills and training and being prepared to take action should a health or safety emergency occur.

Additional duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Carry out established procedures for opening and locking campus buildings, offices, classrooms, etc.
  • Provide security escort when needed or as assigned.
  • Maintain and monitor campus video security system.
  • Maintain First Aid certifications as directed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Excellent benefits are available with this full-time position. This is a security sensitive position.

Lee College does not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, age, religion, national origin, or veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Subject to a criminal background check prior to employment and periodic times during your employment
  • Subject to a drug/alcohol test prior to employment and periodic times during your employment
  • Subject to a psychological exam prior to employment
  • Must possess a Level III Commissioned Security Officer Certification from the State of Texas
  • Must pass basic reading and writing exam
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)
  • Must have at least one (1) year of previous security, law enforcement, correctional, or military experience
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record
  • Must be available to work flexible schedule, including days, nights, weekends, and holiday hours as needed
  • Must be able and willing to carry a firearm and required to handle firearm in a safe and effective manner
  • Must have ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Must have skill in problem solving and conflict resolution
Preferred Qualifications:

A Level III Commissioned Security Officer License from the State of Texas is preferred.

Campus/Location: Main Campus - Baytown, TX
If other, provide location. May be assigned work at different campus locations
Posting Date: 07/31/2017
Close Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position requires applicants to attach the following document: resume and copies of license/certification.

In addition, applicants must include a minimum of three (3) professional references on the online application.

Please do not mail, email, fax, or deliver any documents outside of the electronic application process.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a current Level III Commissioned Security Officer Certificate or License from the State of Texas?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have at least one (1) year of previous security, law enforcement, correctional, or military experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you at least 21 years of age?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you able and willing to carry a firearm?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have a clean driving record?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Are you available to work days, nights, weekends, and holiday hours if needed?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Other Document
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Unofficial Transcript 1
  3. Unofficial Transcript 2
  4. Unofficial Transcript 3