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Security Guard I, The Kensington Family Shelter

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive.  We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in:  Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 20,000 youth.  CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.​​

The Kensington provides comprehensive case management services to homeless families who are in a transitional residence program.  

Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain access control and traffic inside facilities to maintain order and security of people and property;
  • Detect and/or prevent fires, vandalism, theft, or infractions of the rules; 
  • Maintain assigned posts throughout the facility until properly relieved; 
  • Protect employees, visitors and clients; 
  • Provide directions to visitors when requested.

Requirements:

  • ​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. ​​

EOE:
CAMBA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.​


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