Security Officer PT

Primarily weekends
August 30, 2019


The part-time security officer will primarily work day-shift weekends and will perform in a professional manner routine daily security duties to protect the campus community and assets of Columbia International University.  The satisfactory performance of these duties will result in a safe and secure environment for the campus community to live, work, and study. 


  • Maintain the physical security of buildings and facilities by conducting walk-throughs, door checks, and by following lock/unlock schedules
  • Maintain the security of campus grounds to protect campus community and facilities by frequent vehicle and foot patrols or by manning an access control point
  • Continually be observant of individuals and situations that may compromise the security and safety of the campus community and facilities
  • Be observant for maintenance issues that require attention
  • Enforce campus parking and traffic regulations
  • Complete necessary reports and paperwork as required
  • Maintain a professional appearance and attitude
  • Work as a team with other officers and the campus community



  • Ability to analyze problems and select proper corrective action
  • Must be 21 years of age in order to meet state requirements for security officer
  • Ability to complete state certification for security officer
  • Ability to be certified in the use of firearms and  non-lethal weapons such as OC spray and baton
  • Ability to complete additional training as required
  • Good all-around public relations and communications skills              
  • Ability to keep good composure in all situations
  • Ability to work alone and remain alert to surroundings
  • Flexibility in days and hours available for work, including weekends and holidays
  • Ability to sit and drive for long periods of time
  • Ability to stay on feet for a long period of time
  • Good physical condition
  • High school diploma
  • One year of  law enforcement or security experience