|Position||Assistant Sergeant-At-Arms||Work Hours||Variable, some weekends and holidays|
|Division||Sergeant-At-Arms||Open Date||November 29, 2016|
|Number of Positions||1||Close Date||Until Filled|
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties of the position include providing coverage within various areas of both City Hall and offices at 250 Broadway, assisting in maintaining order and decorum during Council Committee meetings/hearings, ensures the proper seating of witnesses and the public at meetings and hearings, handling of exhibits during said meetings/hearings, distributing calendars, minutes, bills and resolutions to Council Members during meetings/hearings, covering all off-site hearings, participating in special events and parades, providing security and screening visitors.
Valid NYS driver’s license; graduation from a senior high school or evidence of having passed an examination for high school equivalency diploma and two (2) years of satisfactory full-time experience; knowledge of security procedures and practices; skill in conducting searches and using security equipment; skill in administering first aid and using emergency equipment; excellent communication skills; display initiative, determination, and assertiveness. Availability to participate in after hours and/or off-site events and weekends/holidays a plus.
New York City Residency Required within 90 Days of Appointment
HOW TO APPLY
Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:
MAIL: New York City Council
Attn: Recruitment Unit /ASGT
250 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10007
FAX: (212) 791-5266
While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
THE NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER