Security Guard - Sarasota, FL

  • The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art
  • Sarasota, FL, USA
  • Aug 21, 2019
Full time Customer Service

Job Description

Careers

Department

 The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art is located in Sarasota, Florida. For more about the Ringling, please see the "Other Information" section.

Equal Employment Opportunity

 An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf

Responsibilities

 Provides quality customer service and ensures the safety and security of all employees, volunteers, and visitors. The position is responsible for the protection of the Ringling collection and historic buildings and associated facilities.

Follows the Ringling Security Operating Guidelines. Patrols the campus and guards against theft, vandalism and other occurrences, potential or actual, which could result in loss or damage to the collection. Performs routine inspections of assigned posts/venues. Utilizes a golf cart, multiline telephone and two-way radio. Monitors parking areas and surrounding exterior areas of venues. Serves as a primary Point of Contact for the gate house, however could be the Point of contact for all venues in the event of emergency.

Performs as public safety officer in the absence of the Safety & Security Coordinator and Security Supervisors. Responds to incidents and emergencies, which may require the ability to walk significant distances and or climb/descend stairs quickly. Assists individuals involved in accidents or when injured on campus. Assists in execution of emergency plans concerning evacuation of venues in the event of fire, disasters, or other emergency situations. Prepares written reports as necessary.

Provides oversight and operation of the Ringling Museum Security Operations Center (SOC) on the security day shift. Utilizing electronic security systems, access control points, closed circuit video systems, fire and weather monitoring systems, and computers, the SOC operators monitor conditions on campus and communicate important information with the appropriate personnel.

The incumbent provides back-up to the Tram Coordinator. 

Within the first twelve months in the position, the incumbent must have completed all required training including but not limited to: First Aid Certification, Blood-borne Pathogens Training, Weather Spotter Certification, FEMA Online Incident Command System courses IS 235 and 240, Basic Campus Fire Suppression System Training, Cross Match Fingerprint Scanning Software Application Training.

Qualifications

 High school diploma or equivalent.

Possession of a valid Florida driver's license or the ability to obtain prior to hire.

Ability to demonstrate effective customer service skills.

Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

Knowledge of and ability to identify safety hazards and necessary safety precautions to establish a safe work environment.

Skill in assessment and treatment of persons from diverse populations.

Ability to differentiate emergency from non-emergency situations.

Ability to meet physical requirements of this position including, but not limited to, the ability to walk significant distances and extended periods of time, climb/descend stairs quickly in order to respond to emergencies, and safely lift and operate a 50 pound fire extinguisher.

Within the first twelve months in the position, the incumbent must have completed all required training, to include: CPR First Aid (American Heart Association or Red Cross) Certification, Blood-borne Pathogens Training, Weather Spotter Certification, FEMA Online Incident Command System courses IS 235 and 240, Basic Campus Fire Suppression System Training, Cross Match Fingerprint Scanning Software Application Training, and SKYWARN Spotter Certification. Note: Training to be provided by Ringling.

Other Information

 The Ringling is a preeminent center for the arts, history, performance, and learning that is dedicated to bringing the past and contemporary culture to life through extraordinary visitor experiences. From its inception, The Ringling has joined the diverse visual traditions and theatrical spectacle of yesterday with the genre-defying global practitioners of today. A place of exploration, discovery and respite, The Ringling’s campus in Sarasota, Florida—which includes the Museum of Art, Circus Museum, a historic home, an 18th-century theater and bayfront gardens—is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As the State Art Museum of Florida and part of Florida State University, The Ringling fulfills an important educational mission. The Ringling offers formal and informal programs of study serving as a major resource for students, scholars and lifelong learners of every age across the region, country, and around the world. For more information, please visit www.ringling.org.

Contact Info

 For more information, or for technical assistance, please contact Ringling Human Resources at 941-359-5700 ext. 2605 or employment@ringling.org.

Anticipated Salary Range

 $24,000 annually + Florida state benefits available.

To learn more about all the benefits and perks offered for this role (including vacation, sick, holiday, retirement, etc.) please visit http://hr.fsu.edu/?page=benefits/benefits_home.

Pay Plan

 This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.

Schedule

 While the primary working hours for this position are between: 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, the incumbent may be required to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, special events, holidays, and overtime. Shift may rotate according to department needs.

Criminal Background Check

 This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

 If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Veterans' Preference

 Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to http://hr.fsu.edu/?page=ers/application/application_veterans_preference, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.

Occupations

Security Guard

URL

https://jobs.omni.fsu.edu/psc/sprdhr_er/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=46066&PostingSeq=1

Salary

24000.00 annually