Security Coordinator

  • Career Systems Development
  • San Jose, CA, USA
  • May 31, 2019
Full time Customer Service Physical Security Personal Security Investigative Law Enforcement

Job Description


Interested in making a difference in young adults’ lives between the ages of 16-24? If so we may have the perfect job for you.


Job Corps is a government-funded, no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps socioeconomically disadvantaged youth. We strive to fulfill this mission by following our Core Values of Safety, Individual Accountability, Respect, Integrity, Growth and Commitment.


Come and surround yourself with talented and professional individuals who have also taken the next step of making a difference in someone’s life.

You would not only have a great and dedicated team to work with, but you may also be eligible to take advantage of a comprehensive benefits plan which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), legal, paid holidays, vacation, and sick time.


The Security Coordinator is responsible for the operation of the safety, security and fire prevention functions during assigned shift.  Enforces all laws, rules and center policies and procedures.  Assumes full responsibility for the Security function in the absence of the supervisor.


  • Demonstrates and abides by the Company Core Values and the operating principles
  • Ensures the proper management and control of the safety, security and fire prevention functions
  • Maintains order, discipline and adherence to center policies and Job Corps guidelines
  • Assigns security staff to specific areas, e.g., cafeteria, front gate, escort service, etc.
  • Prepares written accident reports, incident reports, security log and shift blotter report
  • Maintains necessary liaison with local law enforcement agencies during shift
  • Monitors the issuance of visitors’ passes, vehicle permits and trainee passes
  • Arranges for emergency transportation of trainees when necessary
  • Performs building and grounds inspection to insure safety, security and fire prevention on assigned shift
  • Directs and oversees the performance of security staff in the absence of the Department Manager


Minimum: High school graduate or equivalent.  College coursework in law enforcement or criminal justice. Two years work-related experience

Preferred: Extensive experience


Knowledge Required: In order to perform the essential job functions of this position, candidate must have regular attendance. 

All post offer candidates must complete and pass a background check and drug screen. 


CSD is a leader in workforce development operating Job Corps centers throughout the U.S. since 1964 and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action / Female / Minority / Disabled / Veteran Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, child-birth, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, disability, family care status, veteran status, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. CSD makes reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Susan Evans at (888) 308-0338 to request a reasonable accommodation.