The EWTN Security Officer provides campus presence and surveillance to ensure the safety and security of all employees, guests and visitors. Patrols network grounds on a continuous basis and offers assistance and information to the general public.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs campus surveillance by vehicle or walking to ensure security and watches for situations that could result in injury or loss due to potentially unsafe conditions.
Screens all vehicles at the Network entrances and monitors activity at or near assigned post. Maintains a sense of vigilance for undesirable, dangerous, or counterproductive activities or individuals.
Monitors camera activity, fire protection systems and other devices from a control room and dispatches calls as necessary.
Relays critical information to other security personnel as necessary.
Provides accurate and timely written or verbal information/instruction to all vendors, visitors, pilgrims, or anyone conducting business with the Network.
Reviews and has personal knowledge of the Safety and Security daily postings and instructions.
Initiates emergency 911 calls as appropriate and directs emergency vehicles to proper location on site.
Administers First Aid, CPR, basic emergency assistance to employees and guests as needed.
Completes incident and accident report forms as necessary.
Transports guests to and from the Birmingham airport.
Communicates with and assists other Network departments whenever special instructions for guests or visitors are required. Assists with pilgrims if necessary.
Directs traffic for special functions and some live show events.
Participates in department training and drills as necessary.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the security, law enforcement or military field.
Possess valid Alabama State Driver’s License.
Possess valid State of Alabama pistol permit (semi-automatic 9mm or larger).
Qualify at a minimum of 70% on the “A.P.O.S.T.” Commission firearm certification.
Possess up to date First Aid and CPR certification or be willing to obtain within 90 days of hire date.
Basic knowledge of OSHA & NFPA codes and standards.
Possess basic computer skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality around sensitive items and security issues.
Attention to the needs of others; must be courteous while also being direct.
Possess a keen sense of observation of physical surroundings.
Must be able to work overtime if necessary.
Physically able to perform the duties, including the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to work in one place for long periods of time in all weather conditions.
Must be able to work under a command-type structure and follow instructions regardless of the form of communications, e.g., 2-way radio, telephone, voice, etc.
Must be willing to work assigned shifts (12 hours, night or day)
· High school diploma or GED
Benefits: Medical, dental, FSA, vision care, life insurance, short & long term disability, 403(b) retirement plan with employer match, paid time off, and 10 paid holidays. EOE
Please submit cover letter including salary requirements and resume via email for consideration.
To learn more about EWTN and our mission, please visit our website at www.ewtn.com.
EWTN Global Catholic Network, in its 38th year, is the largest religious media network in the world. EWTN's 11 global TV channels are broadcast in multiple languages 24 hours a day, seven days a week to over 300 million television households in more than 145 countries and territories. EWTN platforms also include radio services transmitted through SIRIUS/XM, iHeart Radio, and over 500 domestic and international AM & FM radio affiliates; a worldwide shortwave radio service; one of the largest Catholic websites in the U.S.; electronic and print news services, including Catholic News Agency, "The National Catholic Register" newspaper, and several global news wire services; as well as EWTN Publishing, its book publishing division.