Security Officer (Part Time) - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Responsible for ensuring traffic safety, protection of college property and personnel and the preservation of good order.

Campus Location

 All Campuses based on specific needs

Essential Job Functions

1. Regulates parking and traffic to prevent accidents and congestion.
2. Patrols parking areas in an effort to prevent unauthorized loitering, parking, thefts, and vandalism.
3. Issues citations for parking violations.
4. Locks down buildings at the close of classes.
5. Records information on persons entering buildings after business hours and identifies persons on college property when the College is closed.
6. Patrols building interiors and walkways.
7. Is alert to the normal positioning, functioning, or operation of emergency and safety systems.
8. Offers assistance to college personnel, students, and visitors in a courteous and professional manner.
9. Responds to emergencies of a medical, criminal, and mechanical nature.
10. Other duties as assigned.


1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. Experience as a security officer/guard or in a position with similar duties.
3. Security or related training certificate (that meets or exceeds security requirements under Florida Statute 493.5203 Class D) [required].
4. Valid Florida driver's license [required].
5. As a condition of employment you must be able to meet the Evacuation Chair Proficiency test requirements, which require you to independently transport an individual sitting in an evacuation chair down a flight(s) of stairs efficiently[required].
6. A demonstrated commitment to diversity.
7. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accomodation.

Knowledge Skills Abilities

1. Knowledge of security operations and procedures.
2. Ability to communicate effectively.
3. Ability to enforce regulations consistently.
4. Ability to lift heavy objects.
5. Ability to work different shifts and different campus locations.
6. Ability to describe people and objects in accurate detail.
7. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.


$11.92 Per Hour

Equal Employment and Preference-Eligibility

Valencia College provides equal opportunity for equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all individuals as it relates to admission to the College or to programs, any aid, benefit, or service to students or wages and other terms, conditions or privileges of employment, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information and any other factor prohibited under applicable federal, state, and local civil rights laws, rules and regulations.

Valencia College extends preference in employment for eligible veterans in accordance to Florida State Statute 295.07.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Security Officer (Part Time)
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Learning-Centered
  • Multi-cultural
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description