Washington State Security Guard 1 in Tacoma, Washington


*These positions are on-call (as needed) to cover shifts primarily for planned absences of day shift staff and/or to provide security during programs, events or facility rentals. *DO NOT APPLY unless you are available to work weekends or evenings until approximately 1:00 am.

**Patrols and inspects buildings and grounds and enforces rules of behavior.


Provide superior front-line customer service to visitors, safety and security of the buildings as well as its contents and occupants.

Ensure a detailed account of safety and security tasks are recorded accurately, timely, and concisely.

Ensure the building is free from safety hazards and correct and/or report any deficiencies for actions.


High school diploma and one year experience in security, military basic training or law enforcement.

CPR/First Aid and AED certification within first six (6) months of employment.

Must pass a background check.

Supplemental Information


The Washington State Historical Society is an equal opportunity employer. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, military veterans, persons of disability, andpersons over 40 years of age are encouraged to apply. Persons of disability needing assistance in the application process, or those needing this announcement in an alternate format, may call the Human Resources Office at (253) 798-5901.

Job Type: On-Call

Job Number: 2015-10179

Department: Washington State Historical Society

Agency: State of Washington

Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.

Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov

Salary: $15.38 - $19.49 Hourly

Location: Pierce County – Tacoma, WA