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Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. TEMP Security for Harvard Commencement: $23.82/hour (100+ openings!) in Medford, Massachusetts

Event Security Officer: This is a temporary role for "Commencement" at Harvard University


Title: Event Security Officer (TEMP)

Location: Harvard University (Cambridge, MA). Parking will NOT be provided during commencement.

Rate: $23.82/hour

Dates: Runs early mornings on May 22nd and May 23rd . Some hours will be available before these dates for training / orientation.

Other Details: Must be comfortable working in outside elements (rain, direct sun, etc.). Following these event dates if additional opportunities are available the wage will be based on that site vs. the Harvard locations pay wage.


  • Provide professional customer service to all attendees of ceremony

  • Access control (entrance and exit) to commencement ceremony

  • Conduct bag checks and use of metal detectors

  • Conduct foot patrols of Harvard property to include interior / exterior of grounds.

  • Respond to emergency situations

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (Additional qualifications may be specified and receive preference, depending upon the nature of the position.)

  • At least 18 years of age

  • Reliable means of communication and transportation

  • Legal right to work in the United States

  • Ability to effectively speak, read and write English

  • High school diploma or G.E.D.

  • Willingness to participate in the company's stringent pre-employment screening process

Are you interested in being part of our Team?

• Apply quickly and efficiently online

• Interview from the convenience of your own home

• Weekly pay

• Competitive benefits

• Flexible schedules

With over 80 years of protecting the things that matter, we've seen more than most. That's why Securitas is the partner of choice for companies and an employer of choice for candidates worldwide.

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About Us

Securitas employees come from all walks of life, bringing with them a variety of distinctive skills and perspectives. United through our common purpose, we provide the security needed to safeguard our clients' assets and people. Our core values - Integrity, Vigilance and Helpfulness - are represented by the three red dots in the Securitas logo. If you live by these values, we're looking for you to join the Securitas team.

About the Team

Our Company Mission:

Securitas' mission is to protect homes, workplaces, and communities by providing the security services they need to protect their assets, safeguard their people, and maintain their ability to generate profits.

Our Values:

Securitas' core values - Integrity, Vigilance and Helpfulness - are the foundation for our employees to build trust with customers, colleagues, and the surrounding community.


Securitas employees are honest and trusted by customers to safeguard their premises and valuables. We don't compromise on integrity and create an open forum for our employees and customers to voice opinions, report improprieties, and share information.


Seeing, hearing, and evaluating. A Securitas employee is always attentive and often notices things that others don't. Their vigilance is necessary in order to be aware of potential risks or incidents that may take place on our customers' premises.


As part of an on-going effort to ensure safety, Securitas employees are always ready to help if an incident occurs that requires intervention regardless of whether or not it is directly related to their job.