Security Officer

  • City of Taylor, MI
  • Taylor, Michigan
  • Apr 07, 2021
Part Time Public Safety
  • Salary: $19.00 - $22.00 Hourly USD

Job Description

The City of Taylor is looking for customer service personnel with previous law enforcement background to work at the entrance of City Hall. As the first point of contact for residents, guests, and vendors, responsibilities include maintaining a positive environment and experience for visitors, observing and reporting activities and incidents to the appropriate designee at the Taylor Police Department, providing for the safety of city personnel and all visitors;

Additional responsibilities include:
  • Observes and reports activities and incidents, providing for the security and safety of client property and personnel
  • Makes periodic patrols to check for irregularities
  • Preserves order and may act to enforce regulations and directives pertaining to personnel, visitors, and premises
  • Controls access to through the city's admittance process
  • Protects evidence or scene of incident in the event of accidents, emergencies, or security investigations
  • Responds to incidents of fire, medical emergency, bomb threat, flooding, water discharge, elevator emergency, hazardous materials, inclement weather, and other incidents as needed notifying the proper city department
  • Prepares logs and reports as required


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must have the ability to speak, read, and write
  • Knowledge of security operations and procedures preferred
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written or oral form
  • Be an effective team member and possess excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to maintain professional composure when dealing with unusual circumstances
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the external environment and organization
  • Ability to write routine correspondence, including logs and reports
  • Good organizational skills
  • Available to work shifts from Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and during occasional evening meetings
  • Must be willing to participate in the Company's pre-employment screening process, including drug screen and background investigation

The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Address

Taylor, Michigan United States View Map