Campus Security Associate, School Based

Category:  Support
Job Function: 
Department:  Dept-Safety and Security

Summary

The Campus Security Associate for the Administrative Offices supports and facilitates a security presence in support of the educational process within the Fulton County School System. This is accomplished by providing a forward-facing security presence in our administrative locations as well as providing support in the Emergency Operations Center with situational awareness. The incumbent in this position may work rotational shifts to include days, nights, overnights, and/or weekends.? The Emergency Operations Center operates 24/7, 365 days per year.

Essential Duties

  • Patrols assigned areas and ensures safety of school campus, administrative buildings and grounds; Patrol campus/building and checks for unauthorized personnel; Checks for visitor and employee badges
  • Works closely and cooperatively with the School police Department in relationship to campus security issues
  • Serves as a visible and active security presence on campus dealing with students who present challenges as these students may require supervision and direction to make positive choices to further their educational opportunities
  • Assists with monitoring and regulates student’s behavior on campus, in cafeterias, restrooms, parking lots and other open areas
  • Assists with controlling disturbances or acts of defiance and requests assistance from school administration and/or school police when necessary
  • Assists the Administrative team with student disciplinary issues
  • Participates in risk identification and provides preventive options to the Administrative team; Assists the School Police Department and local law enforcement on crime prevention implementation
  • Serves as a member of the campus safety team assisting with emergency preparedness drills, maintaining an emergency evacuation kit, providing input on the site-based safety plan and providing school safety training, etc
  • Assists the School Police Department in providing crowd control at extra-curricular activities and special events
  • Assists with security equipment, school safety assessments and metal detection equipment, etc
  • Maintains paperwork related to activities
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator

Required Education

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Certification/Licensure

Must hold or be able to obtain within 12 months of employment date: National Incident Management System Certification Levels 100, 200 and 700, CPR & AED Certified

Experience Qualifications

Minimum 3 years of related work experience required; A combination of experience and college degree may be considered in lieu of 3 years of experience; Previous law enforcement or military experience preferred

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Knowledge of Fulton County Schools Board Policies, Student Code of Conduct and School Safety Plans
  • Knowledge of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED)
  • Ability to work with youth and adults
  • Ability to diffuse differences through conflict resolution
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with both public and school personnel
  • Must pass criminal history and background investigation

Working Conditions

  • May require work in inclement weather
  • May involve assignments in hostile environments

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to walk, run, climb, crawl, or sit for extended periods of time
  • Good hearing and vision needed

It is the policy of the Fulton County School System not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability in any employment practice, educational program, or any other program, activity, or service.If you wish to make a complaint or request accommodation or modification due to discrimination in any program, activity, or service, contact Compliance Coordinator Gonzalo LaCava, 6201 Powers Ferry Rd, NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30339, or phone 470-254-4585.TTY 1-800-255-0135.

Posting ID:  21021

It is the policy of the Fulton County School System not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability in any employment practice, educational program, or any other program, activity, or service.  If you wish to make a complaint or request accommodation or modification due to discrimination in any program, activity, or service, contact Compliance Coordinator Ron Wade, 6201 Powers Ferry Rd, NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30339, or phone 470-254-4585.TTY 1-800-255-0135


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