Employment with Powell Gardens
Powell Gardens welcomes those seeking careers or internships. Powell Gardens employs 30 people year-round and up to 70 during peak season. Powell Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
This position is responsible for working with the Assistant Manager, Special Events on facilitating rentals and events for Powell Gardens including but not limited to weddings and receptions, rehearsals, memorial services, celebratory occasions, corporate events, galas, holiday parties, and Garden festivals. This position is part-time, and requires weekend availability.
The Security Guard will report to the Visitor Services Manager and assume a supporting role in the organization. A key member of the Visitor Services team, this position is responsible for the security of Powell Gardens’ staff, guests, buildings and grounds during special events and after normal business hours or while on-duty. A background check is required for this job classification. The primary day-to-day functions of this position include securing entire property by sweeping the garden and securing buildings at close or after evening events. Ensure the safety of guests and staff by exercising good judgement regarding situations of an unusual nature and making determinations on need for additional assistance, if necessary. Complete a daily security log, report unusual activity, document maintenance issues and lock up procedures