The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) is seeking composed and attentive individuals to join the Security Services Department as Security Associates. Security Associates support the museum’s public safety and property protection programs by staffing campus posts external to the main museum, the security console and other designated posts. This position promotes a safe and welcoming environment for museum visitors, staff and vendors. Minimum Qualifications:
Knowledge of customer service principles, practices and methods. Some knowledge of applicable laws, rules and regulations pertaining to the responsibilities and professional conduct of unarmed security officers. Knowledge of principles, practices and methods of loss prevention programs. Ability to communicate effectively, oral and written. Ability to articulate specific security information and prepare reports. Ability to apply mature judgments that contribute to agency goals. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to quickly learn and use various computer applications.
Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience in fine retail services, hospitality industry, or private security. Special Requirements: Selected candidates must pass a criminal history background check. Special Instructions for Applicants: Online applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on Thursday, March 21, 2019. Please contact the HR office at (804) 340-1485 if you need assistance. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is an EEO/AA, Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Certified Employer. Click here to apply for this position: http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/142303