Security Guard

Join the team that creates some of New York’s most beloved entertainment experiences.

With national visibility and local accolades as the tri-state area’s top source for family friendly entertainment, Historic Hudson Valley ( educates and entertains more than 300,000 visitors a year through our school programs, house tours, and large-scale special events like the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze and  Horseman’s Hollow.

Historic Hudson Valley, Westchester County’s largest cultural organization, seeks two (2) experienced security guards for evening and night shifts at our three (3) locations in Westchester County.

The Security Guard will patrol historic properties after closing, protect property from theft and damage, respond to alarms/calls of distress and perform security duties at HHV sponsored events.  This is a part-time position that offers and requires a lot of flexibility (weekend, holiday, and evening availability are a must.)

You must be in good physical condition and be able to work outdoors in all kinds of weather. We require a valid 8 hour training certificate, a valid 16 hour training certificate, a New York State Security Guard license, and a minimum of 2 years prior security experience.    A valid driver’s license is a must as is English fluency, basic computer proficiency (e.g. e-mail and the internet) and a high school diploma or GED.

Besides a congenial working environment, starting pay rate of $15.00 per hour and flexible hours, Historic Hudson Valley offers:

  • FREE and reduced admission to our events and sites for you and your immediate family
  • FREE and reduced admission to other participating historic sites and museums
  • Museum shop and café discounts
  • Working for a highly regarded organization that creates extraordinary experiences for large audiences.


To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to  Please include “Security Guard” in the subject line.  Candidates of diverse ethnic and racial background are encouraged to apply.  No calls please.

Should your skills and qualifications meet our requirements we will contact you to schedule an interview.  If we do not contact you, we will keep your resume on file for one year in the event that another position for which you may be suited becomes available.  Thank you for your interest in Historic Hudson Valley.