Now Hiring: Security Personnel

First Congregational Church is currently hiring for the position of Security Personnel. Please see below for the position description and more information on how to apply:

Title: Security Personnel
Reports to: Director of Operations and Finance
Status: Part-Time
Hours: Varied
Fair Labor and Standards Act (FLSA): Non-Exempt

First Congregational Church (UCC) is a vibrant congregation of approximately 500 members, located in an urban setting in downtown Burlington, Vermont. We are an Open and Affirming congregation with a diverse church family.

The security position is an “at will” position. Duties include monitoring traffic into and out of the building, directing visitors to the appropriate spaces within the church, ensuring adherence to building use policies, and positively contributing to a safe church environment.


  • Dedication to providing a safe and secure church building and grounds
  • Monitor church building and grounds for suspicious and/or inappropriate activity
  • Provide welcome and assistance to visitors
  • Secure building following events (entrances/exits to be locked, lights to be turned off, alarm(s) to be set, etc.)
  • Provide setup or disassembly of rooms as needed


  • Demonstrated interpersonal communication skills
  • Grace and patience under pressure
  • Ability to work days, evenings, and weekends as needed (somewhat flexible)
  • Ability to lift/move at least 10 lbs


  • A high level of discretion and sensitivity to potentially unsafe, threatening, harmful, or hazardous activity or situations
  • A clear understanding of emergency protocol

To apply, please submit a completed copy of our employment application to Sarah Brown, Director of Operations and Finance.

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