Chugach Management Services, Inc Senior Security/Transportation Officer in PALMER, Alaska

Summary/General Description of Job:

Performs security transportation officer duties and provides supervision to staff to protect life and property against theft, vandalism, misappropriation, fire, flood, or similar disaster on assigned shift in compliance with government, corporate, and management directives.

Essential Duties & Job Functions:

  • Serve as supervisor of the department during assigned shift. Must be able to work all shifts which are day, prime and overnight.

  • Maintain schedules and monitor visitors and reception area.

  • Ensure the physical safety of buildings and property by checking doors, windows, lights, electrical appliances, equipment, locks, and emergency equipment. Maintain log of findings and corrective action taken.

  • Train security transportation officers in safety procedures.

  • Assist in transporting ill or injured students as required.

  • Assist in reporting and suppressing fires, theft, and vandalism.

  • Assist staff and law enforcement personnel in controlling disturbances. Conduct preliminary investigation and submit accident reports.

  • Act as liaison with neighboring law enforcement and fire agencies when in charge.

  • Perform administrative paperwork, i.e., logs, control sheets, accident reports, and conduct investigations as directed.

  • Teach classes on safety topics such as first aid, CPR, driving, and commercial driving instruction/ examinations, when certified and/or qualified to do so.

  • Assure accountability of students, children, staff, and visitor check-in and check-out proceedings by supervising alarm station coverage.

  • Maintain vehicles for routine service, clean vehicles, check fluid levels. Perform routine vehicle equipment inspection daily, including lights, brakes, mirrors, steering, and other required operating equipment. Recommend mechanical repairs as needed.

  • Operate light trucks, buses, and passenger vehicles; transport passengers and/or packages. Successfully participate in mandatory DOT CDL drug and alcohol testing program. Ensure adherence to established schedules.

  • Maintain accountability of students and property; adhere to safety practices.

  • Transport students to and from Center. Perform accountability functions as assigned. Ensure proper student behavior and care of vehicles.

  • Cultivate and maintain a climate on Center, which is free of harassment, intimidation, and disrespect to provide a safe place for staff and students to work and learn.

  • Promote student attainment of career success standards through modeling appropriate skills, mentoring students, monitoring skill acquisition and intervening when inappropriate behavior is observed.

  • Perform all other duties as requested.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • Two (2) years related experience and/or training with an organized security department or experience with security duties.

  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License, with an acceptable driving record.

  • Successfully pass background check and drug test.


  • Previous experience in law enforcement.

  • Previous Job Corps Experience.

Title: Senior Security/Transportation Officer

Location: Alaska-PALMER

Requisition ID: AK0101103