Security

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27-Dec-2018
BZ Safety
Bronx Zoo
Temporary/Seasonal
BZ-SECURITY

Job Description

Job Family: Safety
Location: Bronx Zoo
Job Type: Temporary/Seasonal
Department: Security
Status: Non-Exempt
Schedule: Must be able to work 2-5 days per week including weekends and holidays. Schedule varies and is dependent on weather and guest attendance; schedule subject to change through the spring and summer.

Earn your stripes in safety! Every day your efforts and interactions can make a difference and help provide our guests an amazing park visit. If you are safety-conscious, attentive and ready to serve in an outdoor, fun, family-friendly environment, you can dive into a career with us.


Security Guard

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Essential duties may include:

  • Presenting professionalism in uniform while assisting guests that are seeking information, medical assistance or other aid and in a courteous manner.
  • Monitoring building conditions for overcrowding, disorderly persons and prohibited items inside exhibits
  • Will be required to remain at fixed post, a roving post covering a designated area and entrance/exit gates, as needed.

EOE/ AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Qualification Requirements

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and/or move 20-50 pounds
  • Comfortable being exposed to cold and hot weather conditions
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must possess a valid New York State Security License
  • Must possess a valid 8 hour & 16 hour training certificate
  • High School diploma or GED required

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