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Security Officer

Requisition Details

Requisition Information

Requisition Title Security Officer
Position Category Security
Requisition Number 01066-A

Opening Information

Job Status Part Time (No Benefits)
Education Required High School
Experience Required None
Position Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is seeking a motivated and independent candidate for an opening as a Security Officer. The responsibilities of this individual would include guarding Laboratory property against fire, theft, and vandalism, as well as providing emergency assistance to laboratory staff and visitors. This individual would be acting as a representative of the laboratory’s administration outside of normal working hours, and maintaining a daily log of all activities and preparing incident reports to be turned in to the Security Supervisor. This person would also be required to carry out other tasks as assigned to them by the Security Supervisor.

Position Requirements

EDUCATION: Must have a High School diploma or equivalent. Must be licensed as a Security Guard by the State of New York, and be CPR and First Aid Certified by the American Red Cross.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in security, emergency services, loss prevention, or law enforcement.
OTHER: Must have a valid driver’s license and excellent communication skills.

Interested candidates should apply via the CSHL Careers website at:

Position Number 01066-A

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities. For more information about CSHL, please visit

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
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