Security Officer

The Security Officer helps safeguard staff, visitors, properties, and collections for The Historic New Orleans Collection by patrolling the properties and responding to calls for service. This position performs regular security patrols, conducts pre-opening and post-closing inspections of the properties, monitors and responds accordingly to unusual or suspicious occurrences, provides assistance to visitors, and provides security and crowd control during public events such as symposiums, concerts, and receptions. 

This position requires a minimum of one year of related experience. The successful candidate must also demonstrate exceptional customer service, the ability to work within a team as well as independently, the capacity to remain alert and continually monitor the environment, and effective decision making. Additionally, the ideal candidate must be knowledgeable in operating security/surveillance equipment and in using Microsoft Office. Working nights and weekends as needed and acquiring and maintaining any specialized certifications such as first responder, CPR, etc. are required for this position. 

This is a full-time position working 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and includes working weekends and some evenings. THNOC offers a competitive salary and a dynamic, educational culture. 

For consideration, please submit an application to and resume to by September 18, 2018.