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Public Transportation Services Corporation: Transit Security Officer I

The following information was provided by Public Transportation Services Corporation via Metro Careers:

POSITION SUMMARY: Under moderate supervision, monitors transit areas, conducts fare inspections, and provides customer service to ensure the safety of Metro patrons and employees, as well as protecting Metro infrastructure.


  • Provides customer service to Metro patrons

  • Conducts fare inspections, security train checks, and crowd control

  • Ensures adherence to Metro's Customer Code of Conduct

  • Issues electronic citations

  • Coordinates outreach to Metro patrons

  • Works with local law enforcement and other government agencies

  • Assist law enforcement and effect an arrest as needed

  • Prepare written reports

  • Notifies Metro authorities of equipment malfunctions and security concerns

  • Observes and reports on security and safety issues

  • Maintains security situational awareness for behavioral threats to Metro patrons, employees and infrastructure

  • Keeps written log of daily activities

  • Assigned to assist in special events

  • May perform security operations duties as necessary in the Security Operations Center (SOC)

  • Contributes to ensuring that the Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policies and programs of Metro are carried out


A combination of education and/or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the position. Additional experience, as outlined below, may be substituted for required education on a two-for-one year basis.

HOW TO APPLY: To apply, visit Metro's website at and complete an online Employment Application. Los Angeles, CA 90012

Telephone: (213) 922-6217 or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.

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