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Security Officer - Night Shift, Academy Museum  


The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures will be the world’s premier museum dedicated to the art and science of movies. Located at Wilshire and Fairfax in Los Angeles, the Museum will be simultaneously immersive, experimental, educational, and entertaining. More than a museum, this dynamic film center will offer unparalleled experiences and insights into movies and moviemaking.

Under the supervision of the Security Supervisor, this position is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to join the operations team at the Academy Museum (not including the Academy).

The candidate must be able to work a va;riable schedule to include weekends and holidays. The scheduled hours may change weekly due to museum events.

Job Functions: Night Shift ( 10pm - 6:30am)

Security Officer- Level 2

  • Assigned to regular or special posts; assignments may change daily and without notice
  • Observe, detect and reports on any suspicious activity, safety hazards or damage to property
  • Enforces Academy Museum security policies and procedures using good judgment and excellent public relations skills. Refers unresolved concerns or issues to shift supervisor
  • May respond to incidents and emergency calls
  • Participates in training for all museum personnel on a periodic basis and assist with annual drills in compliance with applicable laws
  • Maintains high visibility while on assignment
  • Ensures that all business appointments are verified and that staff members are contacted upon arrival
  • Observe, detect and reports on any suspicious activity, safety hazards or damage to property
  • This position requires standing for long periods of time (up to 6 hours per shift)

Position Requirements
  • 1+ years of experience as a security officer with a museum, event or public performance venue, or similar institution preferred
  • Experience interacting with general public in a professional manner- courtesy, positive demeanor and good judgement
  • Experience in building evacuations and emergency response preferred
  • Experienced working in a Business or Employee entrance lobby
  • Experience issuing staff or visitor ID badges and maintaining a daily accountability log

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Education High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)  
Position Security Officer  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Open Date 1/6/2020  
Location Los Angeles  
About the Organization The Academy is the world's preeminent movie related organization, comprised of 8,000+ accomplished men and women working in cinema. We recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures.

EOE Statement The Academy is committed to equal opportunity in employment and to creating and valuing diversity in its workforce. Maintaining a diverse workforce is important to the Academy. The Academy enforces a strict policy that prohibits discrimination in hiring, training, compensation, promotion, transfer, or termination, whether on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation or genetic information. This includes a workplace that is free of all forms of harassment. Also, to help foster diversity, the Academy uses programs that ensure fairness of opportunity, pay, and growth to all applicants and employees. Every employee of the Academy is required to follow this policy and to preserve the Academy’s commitment to diversity.  

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