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.

REQUIREMENTS

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

Administrative Services

Attn: Recruitment Unit /ASGT

250 Broadway, 16th Floor

New York, NY  10007

FAX:               (212) 791-5266

E-MAIL:         recruiter250b@yahoo.com

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