Harlem Children’s Zone

Safety Officer, Afternoon

3+ months agoNew York, NY

HCZ requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Accordingly, successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit proof of vaccination prior to commencement of employment.

We are seeking part-time evening Safety Officers to work approximately 30 hours per week to provide the safety and welfare of students and staff at all HCZ buildings. Security Officers report directly to the Security Director or Program Administrator.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as the person responsible for providing for the safety and welfare of students and staff at all HCZ buildings
  • Actively assist in supervising general behavior in corridors, lunchrooms, restrooms and school grounds during the hours when HCZ is open
  • Maintain decorum and order on school grounds, at HCZ events and in the vicinity of HCZ as directed by the Director or Administrator
  • Monitor the buildings at all times, including the monitoring of lavatories periodically during the day
  • Comply with the strict regulation against sitting down and socializing
  • Respond promptly to the signal for calling the Security Officer
  • Maintain incident records
  • Present written descriptive reports for major incidents
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • A commitment to the mission and programs of HCZ
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid and up to date, 8 and 16 hour Security certificates; New York State Security license required
  • Must have related experience that required excellent judgment and the ability to act calmly and quickly under pressure
  • Ability to work morning, evening, and/or night shifts
  • Rotate various HCZ sites as needed
  • Health level and physical characteristics suitable for security duties
  • Must be available to work Monday through Friday between 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. AND Saturdays 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 pm.

To be considered, interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume. No telephone inquiries or recruiters please. Replies will only be sent to qualified applicants. HCZ is an EOE.

Job ID: Harlem-EVENI01747

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness
    • Wellness Program
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Life Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Insurance
  • Parental Benefits and Childcare
    • Paid Family Leave
  • Work Flexibility
    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Leave of Absence
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Vacation
  • Financial and Retirement
    • Performance Bonus
    • Pension
    • 401(K)
  • Professional Development
    • Promote From Within