Airport Security Representative II

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

General Description and Classification Standards

Conducts security inspections and audits of the airport property. Assists in overseeing the daily operations of the computerized access system, reports on security deficiencies, acts as lead worker with junior staff on airport security duties. Acts as lead worker with junior staff members.

Supervision Received

Direction received is general and focuses on accomplishing objectives which are outlined in policy and procedures on airport security. May work independently or with other staff with responsibility for completion of assigned tasks.

Essential Duties & Responsibilites These are typical responsibilities for this position and should not be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. May perform other duties as assigned.

Performs daily security auditing duties and tasks as assigned.

Operates security equipment and systems to manage daily activities involved with maintaining airport security.

Acts as lead worker for newer employees on system operation and procedures of airport safety.

Conducts safety audits of airport to ensure current safety procedures are in place and functioning properly.

Enters data and other security information into the airport computer system.

Prepares activity reports and other forms to submit security status to management.

Works with lost and found office to assist in the return of property to airport employees and visitors.

Communicates with staff and other persons to inform them of security requirements and explain any issues that arise.

Decision Making

Follows standardized procedures and written instructions to accomplish assigned tasks.

Leadership Provided

May lead or instruct less experienced staff in completing assigned duties

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities This is a partial listing of necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the job successfully. It is not an exhaustive list.

Good knowledge of federal, state and local regulations on airport security. Knowledge of the operation and use of computer systems and equipment utilized in the airport for security purposes.

Skill in conducting security audits and identifying deficiencies in security procedures.

Ability to communicate effectively with staff and the public. Ability to operate airport security equipment and systems.

Minimum Qualifications – Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in airport administration or business administration.

1 year in airport security or other similar security experience.

Preferred Education & Experience

Master’s degree in airport management or business administration or related field and 2 years’ experience in a security environment.

Licensures and Certifications

None required

Essential Capabilities and Work Environment

Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental conditions associated with job.

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