The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

 
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Guard (Security)

Hiring department Winedale Hist Ctr
Monthly salary $1,334
Hours per week 28.00 Variable
Posting number 13-08-14-01-6343
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Texas, not Austin
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Position located in ROUND TOP, TX (90 miles east of Austin). Must meet eligibility requirements to drive a UT vehicle and maintain eligibility. Must meet UTPD's training requirements. Must submit a Personal History Packet and supporting docs to be considered. Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided by dept contact. Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Information regarding Employment Packets will be provided by Karen Hardin Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information

Purpose

To monitor and provide security for 14 University of Texas buildings and 220 acres of property at the Winedale Campus in Round Top, Texas. Schedule fluctuates to include nights, weekends, special events and holidays.

Essential Functions

Drive a UT Vehicle and walk to patrol and monitor the interior and exterior of buildings on the Winedale Campus for security and safety of the buildings and property therein. Work closely with Winedale Manager and Security staff to ensure that the campus has proper security coverage. Report all emergencies or irregularities as prescribed by operations manual and takes appropriate action to remedy problems noted and/or reported. Submit a UTPD Incident Report as needed. Work with other security staff to provide security for special programs and events hosted at Winedale. Provide directions and general information regarding buildings and facilities on the Winedale Campus to visitors. Assist with set up and break down of special events. Turn irrigation on and off as prescribed by overnight watering schedule. Visually monitor security fire panels and lighting and report burnt out lamps or replace if necessary. Write a watch report for each shift. Enter vehicle, mileage and maintenance log on the UT Define system on a weekly basis, if needed. Participate in required UTPD reporting and training. Act as contact for UTPD site visits. Travel to UTPD headquarters for training, uniforms or other requirements.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned. Other duties may include assistance with minor maintenance functions.

Required qualifications

High school graduation or GED. Experience as a guard or police officer. Must be able to stand or walk several hours each day and work in all weather conditions. Must successfully pass a thorough background investigation. Must meet eligibility requirements to drive a UT vehicle and maintain eligibility. Must meet University of Texas Police Department training requirements. Must be able to effectively communicate with a diverse population. Must demonstrate professional demeanor. Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

None provided

Working conditions

May work in all weather conditions May work in extreme temperatures May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Climbing of stairs UTPD uniforms required (furnished). Will be required to work flexible or extended hours will work night, holidays, and weekends, as needed. Able to stand or walk for up to 12 hrs. Lift and move 70 lbs. Occasional travel to UTPD headquarters

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