Seasonal Security Guards (full- and part-time positions)

Department: Security
Reports to: Manager of Security, Senior Attendant Guards

Primary Objective:

Under supervision, the security guard attends, cleans, guards, and patrols an assigned area in the Garden and performs related work.

Compensation: $9 per hour

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Attend, perform various cleaning activities in, guard, and patrol an assigned area in the Garden.
  • Protect displays and display areas from loss or damage due to theft or vandalism and protect the Garden’s buildings, equipment, facilities, and grounds in the area of assignment.
  • Meet the public, school classes, and teachers attending Garden instruction programs and advise on location of displays, display areas, buildings, and exhibits.
  • Maintain order in assigned area and assist in the detection, ejection, and/or apprehension of miscreants, undesirables, and disorderly persons.
  • Operate a security vehicle as required.
  • Perform other related duties or special projects as directed.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One year satisfactory, paid experience in custodial, protection, attendance, or related work, including responsibility for meeting, advising, and directing the public
  • NYS Certified
  • Valid Drivers License Preferred
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