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Open Position

Title: Security Officer, part-time, Support Services Department

Date posted: March 11, 2020

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Our Library is busy! We are looking for someone to help protect the people, property, and equipment at the library. Apply for this job if you are energetic – love working with all kinds of people—and if you want a job where every day is a challenge, full of variety! On-the-job training will be provided.

Essential Functions:

Skills: friendly, personable, mentally alert, emotionally stable, demonstrate good judgment, and physically fit in order to cope with emergencies as well as daily duties. Must have basic reading skills and basic computer knowledge.

Hours: 19 hours per week. Hours may include mornings, afternoons, evenings, and weekends. A mutually agreeable schedule will be set with the successful applicant. The hours of this position can be flexible and may change as departmental needs change.

Required Qualifications: Position requires a High School diploma. Some college preferred. Security or law enforcement background preferred. Must be at least 21 years old, pass a background examination, and have a clear criminal conviction record. Successful applicant needs to be in good health and have good personal habits such as neatness and dependability. Should be trained in first aid, CPR, and AED, or willing to complete training upon hire. Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively with a diverse population.

Salary: $13.28 per hour

To Apply: Submit job application, resume, and 3 references to:

Gayle Tucker, HR Manager
Bloomington Public Library
205 E. Olive St.
Bloomington, IL 61701


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