Management & Training Corporation Campus Security Officer in Astoria, Oregon

Campus Security Officer


Astoria, OregonReqID: 22402

Not your ordinary security job! Working at Tongue Point Job Corps Center is an opportunity to be for you to help change the lives of young adults who have made the choice to move away from home in order to gain better job skills and brighten their future.


Responsible for performing guard, patrol, investigative and safety duties in assigned areas to protect life and property against theft, misappropriation, fire, flood, or similar disaster, in compliance with government and management directives.

  • Ensure safety and security of staff, students, buildings, and property through patrols, inspections, and investigations.

  • Maintain logs; write incident reports and accident documentation.

  • Conduct searches when required; assure accountability of students; complete student and visitor check-in and check-out procedures.

  • Conduct telephone switchboard and radio dispatch duties at main gate.

  • Assist with development of new safety policies and procedures.

  • Transport students in rural or urban environments as needed.

  • Participate in student employability programs and activities.

  • Provide positive, quality customer service to students and staff.

Job Requirements:High School diploma or equivalent. Have the ability to occasionally lift and carry 50-70 pounds and frequently climb stairs for patrols, investigations, and emergencies. Experience with youth, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and computer proficiency. Valid driver’s license in the state of residence with acceptable driving record.Preferred:Two years of experience with the U.S. Armed Forces, EMS, security, police, or fire-fighting organization.Wage: $13.00/hourBenefits:MTC offers an excellent benefits package: three weeks paid vacation, two weeks paid sick leave and eleven paid holidays for full-time employees and pro-rated for part-time employees who work at least 20 hours per week. Fidelity 401(k) Retirement Plan, with fully vested company match after one full year. Medical and dental insurance, company-paid life, AD&D, and long-term disability insurance, and an employee assistance program for employees and their immediate family. Employees can elect to purchase short-term disability, dependent life, and additional employee life, AD&D, and long-term disability insurance. VOYA critical illness, accident, and hospital insurance plans are also available.About Tongue Point:Tongue Point Job Corps Center is operated by MTC for the U.S. Department of Labor. Located at the mouth of the Columbia River, the Center is one of the five largest employers in Clatsop County. Our staff teach 473 youth, ages 16-24, the academic, technical training, employability, and social skills they need to become prepared for successful careers. A Job Corps campus is like a mini-city. It has dormitories, classrooms, a dining hall, and recreational and medical facilities. Training is open entry, open exit and can last up to two years. Students apply for admission and work at their own pace, guided by academic and career training instructors who are committed to their success.Tongue Point offers students training in 16 vocations: building construction technology, carpentry, cement masonry, computer service technology, culinary, dental assisting, electrical, glazing, landscaping, medical assisting, office administration, painting, plastering, welding, and seamanship. We are the only Job Corps Center in the nation with a seamanship program; it is the Center's largest vocation with 120 students.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran