Prairie View A&M University Parking Services Officer I in Prairie View, Texas

Job Title

Parking Services Officer I


Prairie View A&M University


Parking Management

Proposed Minimum Salary

$10.28 hourly

Job Location

Prairie View, Texas

Job Type


Job Description

Under direct supervision, enforces vehicular parking regulations for all University campus parking. Assist with Parking Management to issue parking citations. Work special events, low-level security, cashier as needed, and all other duties assigned.


  • Issue citations, patrol campus to insure fire lanes and loading docks are clear, offer assistance to faculty, staff, students, and visitors to campus when needed. Keep legible records and maintain detail daily reports. Provide low-level security.

  • Assist during special events: place traffic control devices, preform traffic directional duties, and work as in lane cashier as needed. Perform physical duties such as grasping, holding, lifting, reaching, standing for extended period of time.

  • Provide information to employees, students, and visitors regarding campus parking regulations and provide directional assistance. Operate and service security gate equipment. Knowledge with database, selling, issuing of parking permits, collecting funds, depositing parking fees, answering incoming telephone calls, and greeting visitors.

Required Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma

  • Two years of full-time work experience

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.

Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:

  • Must be able to obtain State of Texas class C vehicle operator's license within 30 days of employment. Inability to obtain State of Texas class C vehicle operator's license may result in termination.

Job Posting Close Date:

  • 06/01/2018

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.

  • Cover Letter

  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae

Application Submission Guidelines:

All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.

The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or should you need assistance with the online application process.

Background Check Requirements:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

For more than 140 years, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been igniting passion in its students. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. The University has an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, PVAMU is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state and a member of The Texas A&M University System. The University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.

PVAMU is conveniently located near the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor. The developing Northwest Houston Corridor offers newly developed suburban communities, a variety of shopping and dining near the Houston Premium Outlets and is a short, 35-minute commute into downtown Houston. For more information, visit Your career opportunities with a “University of the first class” begins here!

Prairie View A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (936) 261-1730.

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