Missouri History Museum
  • 26-Jul-2019 (CST)
  • Security
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • 13.33
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Comprehensive benefits package

Position Summary:

The Resource Protection Officer is responsible for providing a safe and secure environment for the staff, visitors and the  collections at all Society properties. This position will stand posts, screen access, patrol, monitor activity, have courteous and professional interaction with Museum visitors and deter and/or interdict criminal activity according to Missouri Historical Society's policy and the St. Louis County Police Private Security Section. The work shift for this position is flexible, working some evenings and some nights.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides excellent services to all visitors and achieve departmental standards in visitor satisfaction and service excellence Represent the Institution in an exemplary manner as front-line staff 
  • Conducts Security Patrols to deter the threat of crime
  • Demonstrates and maintain current and accurate knowledge of Missouri Society's Resource Protection Department and St. Louis County Private Security Section's Policies and Procedures
  • Attends training and staff meetings as required by the Institution and the Resource Protection Department 
  • Communicates with co-workers, supervisors and Missouri Historical Society's staff and visitors
  • Maintains accountability for submitting accurate documentation
  • Performs tasks associated with Resource Protection Officer duties


  • High school diploma or equivalent. Some secondary education and experience in security-related field a plus
  • 2-years experience preferred 
  • Must be able to obtain a Metropolitan Security Officer's License through the St. Louis County Police Department Private Security Section

Preferred Qualification: 

  • Valid state issued vehicle operator's license 


  • Must be able to stand and walk for an extended period of time
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule outside of normal business hours

Deadline to Apply: Open until filled.

An Equal Opportunity Employer


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