Region 16 Job Board



Amarillo ISD

Amarillo, Texas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 4288977
  • Application Deadline: October 1, 2023
  • Posted: June 2, 2023
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Open Until Filled


 Under general supervision, provide security and technical assistant for District properties and assist in loss prevention due to theft or vandalism



Minimum Education/Certification:       

High School Diploma or equivalent

Clear and valid Texas driver’s license

Preferred:  Texas Level II Non-commissioned security guard


Special Knowledge/Skills:

Strong analytical, organization, communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

Ability to work effectively with students and adults


Work Conditions

Tools/Equipment Used: District vehicle, two-way radio, alarm systems and other security equipment, fire suppression systems, standard office equipment including personal computer and peripherals, video/instructional equipment

Posture: Sitting and standing for prolonged periods

Motion: Strenuous walking and climbing stairs; repetitive hand motions; frequent keyboarding and use of mouse; reaching

 Lifting: Moderate lifting and carrying (less than 50 pounds)

Environment: Work prolonged and irregular hours; work inside and outside (exposure to sun, heat, cold, and inclement weather), exposure to noise; frequent districtwide and occasional statewide travel

Mental Demands: Work with frequent interruptions; maintain emotional control under stress; ability to respond to needs in a timely manner in a high stress environment

Other:  Specific hearing and visual requirements; may be subject to adverse and hazardous working conditions, including violent and armed confrontations; ability to control sudden

violent or extreme physical acts of others and exhibit rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously

Regular Attendance is an essential function


Minimum Experience:

Two years’ experience in a safety or security related field

Preferred:  experience with alarm systems

Preferred:  experience with video surveillance systems




  1. Respond to all alarm calls during assigned shift.
  2. Monitor video surveillance and respond if needed.
  3. Respond to all fire alarm calls during assigned shift.
  4. Patrol district property to detour crime and identify immediate issues with facilities when needed.
  5. Security presence during extracurricular bus arrivals or afterhours events as needed.
  6. Maintain a visible presence at campuses.
  7. Provide updated road conditions during inclement weather during assigned shift.
  8. Utilize trained staff to respond to dangerous situations due to suspected criminal activity.
  9. Perform scheduled tests on alarms and check motion sensors.
  10. Conduct an audit on security camera system to ensure cameras are functioning properly.
  11. Conduct audits of outside lighting to ensure proper functionality.
  1. Maintain confidentiality of information.
  2. Follow district safety protocols and emergency procedures.
  3. Comply with state, district, and school regulations and policies for classroom teachers including the Texas Educator Code of Ethics
  4. Perform such other tasks and accepts such other responsibilities as may be assigned.


  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Support Staff > Safety/Security
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Chris Tatum
    • 7200 Interstate 40 West
    • Amarillo, Texas 79106

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    Region 16 Education Service Center
    5800 Bell Street
    Amarillo, TX 79109-6230
    Phone: 806-677-5000
    Fax: 806-677-5001