Essential Function/Task

The Security Officers will secure assigned areas by observing and reporting prowlers, fires, equipment failures and other irregularities. The primary duties consist of closing and locking of doors that have been left open; turning lights off and  as necessary; reporting emergency conditions such as fires and water leaks; keeping unauthorized persons from entering prohibited areas; checking packages to determine if State property is being removed from the building or area; issuing University parking citations on campus; following all security procedures, operating security equipment; writing reports, communicating verbally and in writing to management, staff, faculty and students or other professionals concerning the facility; explaining policies or procedures to others; properly identifying visitors, students and staff upon entering facility and monitoring movement throughout the buildings.

This position is classified Security Sensitive; therefore, requiring a background check.

Inclement Weather Alert 9-20-2019

Due to inclement weather, the main campus and the northwest Houston center will delay opening until 10 a.m. The safety of our faculty, staff and students is of the utmost concern, please exercise caution as you make your way to campus. The College of Nursing, Medical center campus will remain closed today.