Museum Attendant/Security Guard - Part-time-Weekends

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The USGA conducts the U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open and U.S. Senior Open, as well as 10 national amateur championships, two state team championships and international matches. Together with The R&A, the USGA governs the game worldwide, jointly administering the Rules of Golf, Rules of Amateur Status, Equipment Standards and World Amateur Golf Rankings. The USGA’s working jurisdiction comprises the United States, its territories and Mexico.

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Far Hills, NJ

Reports to: 

Manager, Campus Administration

Position Summary: 

The USGA is currently seeking a Museum Attendant - Security Guard for the following shift:  


Alternating weekends 10:30am to 5pm (13 hrs/ alternating weekends)       


The Museum Attendant – Security Guard primarily performs all duties of security guard at the museum, or at times in other designated areas. Occasionally assists with minor maintenance tasks/chores. Occasionally assists with special events, emergencies and shipping/receiving duties. Works closely with security supervisor, museum staff, all levels of USGA staff, police and fire departments, alarm company, central station, utility company, miscellaneous vendors, all museum guests and visitors.   

What You Can Expect 

    • Wears prescribed USGA Security uniform properly. Keeps updated and follows all USGA Security policies, procedures and scheduling. Fill in for receptionist when requested. Assists with any emergencies that may arise. Raise and lower flags as requested.  
    • Performs all duties of security in the museum as directed. Remains visible to maintain a professional security presence. Periodically perform walking tours, reporting any abnormalities, unusual activities/events or safety issues to immediate supervisor, assistant director of facilities or museum staff. Provide a safe environment for all staff and guests of the USGA. Safeguard USGA property, buildings, and grounds.  
    • Locks and unlocks specified areas as directed. Assist in shipping and receiving as directed. Assist museum staff and facilities department as directed. Assist with minor maintenance tasks/chores. Assist with special events including setting up, maintaining and breaking down as requested.  

What You Bring to the USGA 

    • Able to work independently with little supervision required  
    • Able to fill in for other shifts and flexibility with hours required  
    • Able to read, write and speak English clearly; being courteous and conscientious  
    • Physically able to do walking tours in all areas of various buildings and to stand for extended periods of required  
    • Certified in First Aid/CPR/defibrillator preferred but not required  
    • Must be team player willing to help out in other areas when requested  
    • Willing to assist and give direction to visitors in a friendly courteous manner  
    • Wears proper USGA attire while on duty (Clean and neatly pressed)  

To Apply: 

Please click on the following link: Museum Attendant/Security.  


The United States Golf Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer  


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