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Water & Water Supply

Reservoir Patrol Guard

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We need a dependable and skilled Patrol Gaurd to monitor the area surrounding a reservoir. You will patrol and inspect the grounds designated grounds, either on foot or in a vehicle, in order to safeguard the property.

Typical work includes:

  • Patroling and inspecting the grounds around a reservoir, often using a motor vehicle in order to prevent property damage

  • Enforcing regulations pertaining to trespassing and fishing;

  • Investigating unusual conditions or disturbances occurring around reservoir

  • May perform various grounds keeping or laboring tasks such as cutting grass and brush, raking leaves, plowing snow, painting, repairing fences, grounds clean up, picking up supplies, and related tasks


Water & Water Supply

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Full Time

Albany, NY

Residency Required Within 180 Days of Hire:



*These are the minimum qualifications necessary by law to be considered for this position. If you do not have the needed experience or equivalent experience required for this role, kindly consider applying for another position with us.

  • Must pass the New York State Department of Licensing Security Guard Course and receive the appropriate Certificate within six months of hire

  • Ability to think and act quickly in emergencies

  • Ability to carry out and follow directions

  • Be dependandle and able to deal tactfully with the public

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of fifty (50) pounds

  • Have good vision and hearing

  • Must have a valid New York State driver’s license at the time of appointment and for the duration of employment. *Employees possessing additional licenses (e.g. a Commercial Driver’s License) may be required to drive any vehicle which they are licensed to drive.*

  • Successfully pass a complete background check including fingerprint processing

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