Helps maintain a safe and secure environment at the Des Plaines Public Library for customers and staff; addresses disruptive or offensive behavior and minimizes theft of Library materials.
Patrols building at regular intervals and appropriately handles observed irregularities or problems. Monitors security video footage.
Uses non-violent crisis intervention techniques to diplomatically confront people using disruptive, offensive or inappropriate behavior; evicts from property as necessary.
Ensures a positive customer experience by greeting customers, answering directional questions and participating in organization-wide initiatives.
Must be willing and able to respond to all types of building emergencies and service maintenance requests, including those in public restrooms.
Must be able to set up meeting rooms with tables and chairs, lift and transport various types of material and boxes.
- High school diploma or G.E.D.
- Valid driver's license
- Must possess some experience in the security or law enforcement field, public safety, public service, department of corrections, school security environment, military police, college law enforcement course studies, or any combination thereof.
One weeknight per week: 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Weekend assigned rotation, shared between five part-time Monitors
Saturday: 8:00 am- 5:30 pm or 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm- 5:30 pm or 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Must be able to work one dedicated week-night evening and a fair weekend rotation among 5 PT security team members.
Flexibility of occasional week-night and weekend starting time a must.