Safety & Security Officer

Exodyne, Inc. - Security, TX (30+ days ago)


Tests fire and intrusion alarms; reports malfunctions
Confiscates contraband, weapons, and other items and delivers them to Safety Manager for proper disposal. May conduct search and seizures in dormitory
Assists center staff and law officers in controlling disturbances; investigates and prepares reports as needed
May transport students on a scheduled or emergency basis
Assists in transporting ill and/or injured students, staff, or others requiring medical attention
Investigates accidents and prepares accident reports
Maintains student accountability
Informs staff and students of unsafe practices and conditions
Provides security gate/desk coverage; ensures that proper check-out and check-in procedures are followed
Performs enforcement duties in accordance with federal law, state statutes, and center rules and regulations in order to maintain the peace and safety of students and staff
Patrols buildings and grounds to ensure the safety and physical security of buildings and property by checking doors, windows, lights, electrical appliances, equipment, locks, and emergency equipment. Maintains a log of findings and corrective actions taken
Checks identification of personnel seeking entrance to or exit from grounds and permits or denies entrance or exit according to established policies and procedures
Responds to fire alarms, takes necessary steps to report fires, assists in suppressing fires, and resets alarm equipment
Sets up and checks operation of intrusion alarm systems in buildings as required
Assists staff and law enforcement personnel in controlling disturbances. Takes initial reports and conducts preliminary investigation of crimes
Models, mentors, and monitors the positive normative culture of the center
Acts as a responsible custodian for assigned center property
Reports violations of ethical behavior
Suggests opportunities for continuous operational improvement and reduction of waste
Identifies and reports environmental health and safety concerns
Performs other duties as required
Requirements

Education

High school diploma or equivalent and two years of related experience
An associate's degree in criminal justice is desirable and may be substituted for experience
Experience

One year of experience in firefighting, law enforcement, or safety and security desired
Skills/Other Requirements

Valid (class B or C) chauffeur's or drivers license in the center's state with an acceptable driving record
Ability to pass pre-employment drug test and background check