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Security Guard

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

PLEASE NOTE: This pooled position accepts applications at all times. Once a Security Guard position becomes available for recruitment, all applications are reviewed. Qualified applicants will be contacted and notified of interview dates and times. Shift work is divided among the following three shifts: Day Shift - 0600-1400 Swing Shift - 1400-2200 Nights - 2200-0600 There is no longer a requirement for applicants to obtain a class B drivers license for the position.

Position Template

Position Template

Salary Competitive
Required Qualifications

- High school diploma or GED
- Must possess a valid driver license and be eligible to drive a University of Texas owned and/or leased motor vehicle
- Must obtain a Class B Commercial Driver License within first ninety (90) days of employment.

Career Family Law Enforcement & Environmental Health & Safety
Air Force MOS Code
Army MOS Code
Marine Corp MOS Code 8156
Navy MOS Code 003767
Coast Guard MOS Code

Position Details

Position Information

Job Title Security Guard
Work Location Main Campus (7703 Floyd Curl Drive)
Benefits Eligible? Yes
Work Schedule

Shift work (swings/nights), Holidays and Weekends

Number of hours per week 40
Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle? Yes
Job Description

Responsible for enforcing the regulations pertaining to the parking of vehicles on University controlled property; directing traffic and patrolling University controlled property.

Preferred Qualifications
Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted Yes

Job Duties

Job Duty

Responsible for enforcing the regulations pertaining to the parking of vehicles on University controlled property; directing traffic; patrolling University controlled property for the purpose of safeguarding buildings and property under the control and jurisdiction of a component institution of The University of Texas System. Provides service to students, employees, and visitors; writes reports; checks permits on vehicles entering and parked on campus; directs flow of traffic and parking of cars when needed; issues parking permits when needed; and issues University parking violation citations.

Percentage Of Time 75
Job Duty

Patrols buildings and grounds to check for fires, water leaks, potential security and safety hazards and general building security, reporting all irregularities, emergencies, or suspicious activity.

Percentage Of Time 25

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number 20162124
Type of Recruitment Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)
Special Instructions to Applicants

PLEASE NOTE:
This pooled position accepts applications at all times.
Once a Security Guard position becomes available for recruitment, all applications are reviewed.
Qualified applicants will be contacted and notified of interview dates and times.

Shift work is divided among the following three shifts:

Day Shift – 0600-1400
Swing Shift – 1400-2200
Nights – 2200-0600

There is no longer a requirement for applicants to obtain a class B drivers license for the position.

Security Sensitive Statement

All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this career opportunity?
    • Website - UT Health Science Center
    • Indeed
    • Social media (i.e. LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
    • College/University
    • Texas Workforce Commission
    • UT Health Science Center employee referral
    • Advertisement/External Publication
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a high school diploma or GED?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Describe your experience as it relates to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Do you have a valid Texas driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you available for shift work, including nights?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents