Rockefeller University Campus Security Lieutenant in New York, New York

Job Title Campus Security Lieutenant

Laboratory / Department Security

Department Description

The Security Office is responsible for providing protection of all persons and property on campus. We verify the identification of guests, visitors, and all University members, patrol and inspect the various campus buildings, respond to all emergencies on campus, and conduct investigations and prepare appropriate reports.

Detailed Description

The Campus Security Lieutenant will serve as a working supervisor of a crew of security guards who patrol and check University buildings and facilities. Work is accomplished within departmental procedures but judgment and initiative are frequently exercised. Responsibilities include supervising other regular employees (i.e. planning, scheduling, organizing and directing work; training personnel), reviewing reports, establishing security patrol priorities, and reviewing utilization and maintenance of security equipment.

Job Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent required. Must be registered by the State of New York, Division of Licensing as a Security Guard, and have a valid New York State Driver's License. Prior police, military, or security experience is a plus. Strong verbal and written communication skills in English necessary. Must be able to work under pressure, deal with people under stressful situations while maintaining composure, and be able to react and make sound decisions quickly in stressful situations. Must also be polite, courteous, and professional at all times, and be able to observe and recall situations and events. Must be able to understand and carry out complex oral instructions.

Additional Details

Must be able to walk long distances, climb stairs, run short distances for emergency responses, and stand for long periods of time in all types of weather.

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans