P/T Housing Monitor-Security

Davidson County, TN, USA ● Nashville, TN, USA ● Sumner County, TN, USA Req #28263
Friday, October 20, 2023

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for a Housing Monitor/Security Guard for the Nashville Area Command, located in Nashville, TN. 

To apply, please select the "Apply Now" icon at the bottom of this posting. 


Job Summary 

Monitors the behavior and activities of clients participating in a Salvation Army housing program; guards the security the safety of Salvation Army facilities and buildings to ensure compliance with housing rules and policies and to protect the safety of staff and clients. Position hours- Sat-Sun 4pm-12am.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities 

Knowledge of security practices and procedures. 

Ability to influence and control human behavior and enforce security rules and guidelines 

Ability to respond to emergencies in a calm and effective manner. 

Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language 


Education and Experience 

High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred but not required and six months experience working with the public with experience work in a security or social service environment preferred or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. 


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions 

Ability to meet attendance requirements.  Work requires the ability to lift and carry and/or push/pull light (less than 25lbs.) materials, supplies, and equipment. Light mobility: duties are usually performed by a combination of standing, walking, and primarily sitting.  Work is performed in a normal social service housing environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like. 


Additional Comments: 

All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission. 

Application Submittal Period: 10/20/2023-11/20/2023

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against based on disability.  

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled



To apply, please complete our on-line application at www.salvationarmycareers.org.   

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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Housing
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $17.00
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Davidson County, TN, USA
  • Nashville, TN, USA
  • Sumner County, TN, USA