UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

SECURITY GUARD

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

7644 (SEIU Local 925 Clerical Nonsupervisory)

DEFINITION

Maintain campus security by inspection of buildings and grounds.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Positions allocated to this class serve basically as watch, although the incumbents may be required to be commissioned in accordance with Washington State statute.

TYPICAL WORK

Patrol and inspect an assigned area of buildings and grounds to maintain security from fire, theft, illegal entry, property damage, or unauthorized use of buildings;

Lock doors and windows; report needed repairs and safety hazards to proper authority;

Make regular rounds; punch time clock; activate security alarm system after securing buildings;

Receive, check, and sign for registered mail and other deliveries made after normal working hours;

Monitor closed circuit television receivers and alarm systems;

May be required to drive automobile and provide escort service;

Provide directions upon request;

May be required to perform first aid;

Perform related duties as required;

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union

Physical capacity to perform duties; possession of a valid motor vehicle driver's license; no previous felony convictions.

Examination Requirements:

The examination (including written, E & T and oral components) will consist of a scored evaluation of the applicant's physical ability to do the work, ability to drive safely and to follow instructions, and personal qualifications related to the ability to perform or learn to perform the duties of a Security Guard.

New Class: 1-3-73
New to CSA: 5-1-00

CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05