CAMBA operates five single adult homeless shelters and one single adult drop-in center, funded by New York City Department of Homeless Services. Each shelter offers clients a supportive, structured, therapeutic, safe, and drug-free facility. Homeless (often mentally-ill and substance-abusing) men and women are provided with comprehensive services to stabilize their condition in order to successfully transition into permanent and/or supported housing. Specifically, the Broadway House Women's Shelter located in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn serves 165 women, approximately 37 of whom are MICA.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The person filling this position is expected, under close supervision, to: (1) maintain access control and traffic inside facilities to maintain order and security of people and property; (2) detect and/or prevent fires, vandalism, theft, or infractions of the rules; (3) maintain assigned posts throughout the facility until properly relieved; (4) protect employees, visitors and clients; and, (5) provide directions to visitors when requested.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High school diploma or G.E.D.
Must have 8 hour Pre-Assignment security guard training course certificate.
Must have 16 hour On-the-Job security guard training course certificate or obtain within 90 days of employment.
Must complete 8 Hour Annual In-Service Course each calendar year.
Must have and maintain a NYS Security Guard license.
Must obtain NYS Security Guard registration, and must maintain registration during employment.
Must obtain Fire Guard certification and maintain it throughout employment.
May be required to become First Aid/CPR certified.
May be required to become certified in overdose prevention.
May be required to obtain F-80 Fire Safety Coordinator certification.
Must sign NYC DOH/MH attestation stating that candidate has not been the subject of a founded child abuse report.