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Security Officer, Bayou Bend

Company: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Location: Houston
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

** Security Officer, Bayou Bend****Job Category****:** Security **Requisition Number****:** SECUR001184 Showing 1 location **Job Details****Description*****Responsibilities:**** Provides security for Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, which includes a historic house museum and 14 acres of property* Controls access into the house museum* Greets docents and guests and directs visitors to the first room of the tour* Confirms the number of visitors to the house and works in a team environment to coordinate guest totals with other security officers and museum docents* Fills out daily visitor report, secures entrance doors, performs closing procedures and fills in other security positions as needed***Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:**** Must be able to work standing, walking, climb stairs and lift up to 50 lbs. (able to lift a fire extinguisher or a small child)* Must have good verbal communication skills in order to speak to visitors and be understood* Must be tactful and polite when dealing with public and must be assertive, if necessary* Must be observant in order to detect and report unusual behavior or circumstances* Must be alert and able to respond quickly in an emergency***Education and Experience:**** High school graduate* Previous experience in security is helpful, but not required (training will be provided)* Security Officers are required to maintain non-commission status through the Texas Commission on Private Security* All applicants are required to have a valid state issued ID or driver license in order to complete the application processThe successful candidate will be required to meet our pre-employment background screening requirements.*MFAH recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to our organization. We welcome candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. MFAH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.***Equal Opportunities for All**At the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston we believe that diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusivity are fundamental to our organization. We welcome all candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our organization and to our pledge for workplace diversity, inclusion, and excellence.Our commitment to our policy and practice of nondiscrimination represents more than good intentions. It provides for employment decisions that are made without regard to race, creed, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as established by law or any other reason unrelated to your ability to join and contribute to our organization and support our mission to provide a museum experience for all.The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is equally committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals interested in employment with the organization. As part of this commitment, we want to ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation needed to 1) participate in the job application or 2) interview process; 3) perform essential job functions; and/or 4) participate in the benefits and privileges of employment with the MFAH. If reasonable accommodation is needed, please contact the human resources department: HR@mfah.org**Qualifications****Skills****Behaviors****:** **Motivations****:** **Education****Experience****Licenses & Certifications**

Keywords: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston , Security Officer, Bayou Bend, Other , Houston, Texas

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