Job Description

Extended Job Title

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
202031 - Police Ama

Position Description
Performs security work in the protection of property and facilities against theft, vandalism, illegal entry, and other destructive activities.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
Patrol buildings and grounds to prevent thefts, vandalism, illegal entry and circulate among visitors, patrons, employees and staff to preserve order and protect property.  Patrol buildings and parking lots to maintain security and to prevent and detect signs of intrusion by unauthorized persons, theft or vandalism.  Lock and unlock buildings, offices or doors as necessary.  Monitor security and fire alarms and closely observe CCTV screens for situations needing intervention by guards, police officers or fire department and request assistance as necessary.  Operate two way radios within department guidelines and FCC regulations to keep the department informed of security concerns or issues. Prepare, process and issue HSC identification badges to faculty, staff and employees ensuring that proper authorization and identification are presented.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Varies depending on shift assigned

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with other employees and the public.  The ability to speak clearly and concisely. The ability to deal calmly with the general public.

HSC - Amarillo

Police Ama

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Occasional Duties
Provide or assist in training of new guard employees.  Provide crowd control and provide personal safety security at athletic events, university functions, graduations, etc... for staff, employees and visitors.  Provide security of crime scenes when needed.  All other duties as assigned.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Proficiency in written and mathematical processes as may be reflected by the completion of the tenth grade plus one year of security, customer service, public relations or related experience.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Application Instructions

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