Security Officer

Date: November 11, 2019
Main Library
Hours: Part-time (22.5 hours), including evening and weekend. Hours and location may change according to the Library’s needs.
Salary: Grade 4, $12.44/hour (Non-Exempt)


Performs a variety of duties as related to the security of Library facilities, employees, and customers, including, but not limited to: complying with all safety policies and procedures; performing routine recordkeeping activities; patrolling interior and exterior of Library buildings; securing buildings at closing and setting alarm systems; accompanying Library employees to parking areas; monitoring electronic or video security system; advising Library customers of behavior guidelines and enforcing those guidelines; observing customer behavior and intervening when problems occur; completing incident reports as necessary; and other duties as assigned. Work may require travel between Main and Branch libraries; must have reliable transportation.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Demonstrated ability for independent thinking and decision-making; ability to work with minimal supervision; ability to speak and write effectively; ability to work well with others; high school diploma or equivalent required; experience in the field of building security preferred; previous customer service experience preferred; good customer relations skills and a pleasing personality required; good physical condition required; possession of a valid Ohio Driver’s license or the ability to obtain one is required.

Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled

For consideration, applicants must either submit a resume or complete an Employment Application in the Human Resources Department at Main Library. Resumes should be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or should be mailed to:

Human Resources
Akron-Summit County Public Library
60 South High Street
Akron, OH 44326-0001




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