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As Needed Security

County of Riley
Manhattan, KS
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Security Officer is responsible for securing premises, personnel, and the public by patrolling county facilities, buildings and grounds as well as permitting or prohibiting entry.


• Inspect and patrol premises regularly

• Monitor the entry and exit of employees, visitors, and other individuals

• Report any suspicious behaviors and situations

• Check building before leaving

• Secure all exits and doors

• Provide assistance to employees and the general public

• Maintain professional image


• Provide regular predictable attendance and fosters a cooperative work environment.

• Enforce Riley County rules and policies by giving direction in accordance with Personnel Policy.

• Perform other duties as assigned


POSITIONS REQUIREMENTS: Must be 18 years of age at the time of hire

Education: High school diploma or equivalent required

License(s)/Certificate(s): Valid driver’s license required.

Experience: 5 years’ experience as a Security Officer or similar role

Essential Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

• Ability to follow safe practices and principles

• Knowledge and ability to monitor building security.

• Ability to judge, decide or form an opinion objectively, authoritatively, and wisely especially in matter affecting action, good sense, and discretion.

• Ability to interact comfortably with individuals from different racial and cultural backgrounds

• Ability to defend self and others with and without the use of non-lethal force.

• Ability to maintain composure and operation efficiency under high stress situation

• Ability to deal tactfully with people.

• Ability to read and comprehend written instructions.

• Ability to print legibly.

County of Riley


110 Courthouse Plaza

Manhattan, KS
66502 USA


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