3rd Watch: 4 pm to midnight
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Supervise security officers providing protection and safety for Bishop Museum visitors, staff, volunteers, collections, and buildings, and provide leadership in teamwork and customer service.

  • Represent yourself and museum positively at all times while on duty and when in uniform
  • Assist in training of Security staff, Bishop Museum staff, and volunteers in security and safety procedures
  • Assist with visitor and public service training within the security department
  • Effectively patrol all museum buildings, grounds, parking lots, and perimeters
  • Direct vehicular and pedestrian traffic as needed
  • Monitor alarm and CCTV systems
  • Assist event staff in monitoring vendors and guests during special events
  • Participate in developing alternative patrol routines for effective use of staff

Qualifications and Education

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years security experience with some supervisory experience, preferably in a museum or educational environment
  • State of Hawaii Security Guard Certificate
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to communicate, both verbally and in written form
  • Stamina, strength and dexterity in the feet and legs
  • Keenness of vision and memory for detail
  • Capable of original thinking and planning
  • Ability to motivate security officers and supervise in a firm but fair manner
  • Operational knowledge of security and life safety alarm systems

Skills and Other Requirements

  • Training in CPR, AED, and first aid procedures
  • Familiarity with computer technology
  • Professional, business-like appearance
  • Good attendance
  • Tact in dealing with subordinates, staff, researchers and visitors
  • Patience with children and senior citizens
  • Ability to handle pressure and make quick, accurate decisions
  • Commitment to teamwork, diversity, and excellent customer service
  • Must be able to pass background investigation and maintain an operating telephone
  • Ability to work irregular hours, including evening functions and overtime on short notice

Compensation: $13 – $15/hour
Hours: Full-time, 3rd Watch (4:00 pm – 12:00 am)
Deadline to Apply: Position will remain posted until filled.

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