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Adams and Associates Senior Safety and Security Advisor in Devens, Massachusetts

Senior Safety and Security Advisor

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Job Location

Shriver - Devens, MA

Position Type

Full Time

Education Level

High School

Salary Range

$20.00 Hourly

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About Shriver Job Corps Center

The Shriver Job Corps Center provides students with the opportunity to earn their High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED), and hands-on training in the following areas: Certified Nurse Assistant, Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Administration Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Plumbing, Painting, Security and Protective Services, HVAC, Landscaping, Electrical, and Building Construction Technology.

About Adams and Associates

Adams and Associates is a 100% employee-owned company that is service-focused and outcome-driven. We began as a small business formed in 1990 with the sole mission of operating at-risk youth and children's programs for local, state, and federal governmental agencies. Today, we are one of the largest workforce providers involved in the federal Job Corps program!

Adams and Associates employs more than 2,000 staff members across the United States. Each year we provide academic, vocational training, and placement services to approximately 9,000 young people aged 16 to 24, primarily in a residential setting. Our academic and career technical training programs are accredited and lead to national industry-recognized credentials.

Do you have a strong dedication to creating a safe and secure environment for young people as they pursue personal and professional growth? Are you passionate about empowering and guiding the next generation? If your answer is yes, we welcome you to join Shriver Job Corps as a Senior Safety and Security Advisor. It's a fulfilling career opportunity that awaits you!

As a Senior Safety and Security Advisor, you will play a pivotal role in creating a protective and nurturing atmosphere for our students. Shriver Job Corps is dedicated to providing comprehensive vocational training and educational opportunities to young adults, and your passion will contribute significantly to the success of our mission.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Guardian of Well-being:Be the steadfast guardian of the safety, security, and well-being of our students. Your role is not just a job; it's a commitment to creating an environment where young individuals can thrive.

  • Crisis Management Expert:Serves as a beacon of strength during times of crisis. Your ability to remain composed under pressure will be critical in managing emergencies and ensuring the safety of our students.

  • Educational Advocacy:Actively engage with students, promoting a culture of safety through educational initiatives. Develop and deliver programs that empower students with the knowledge and skills to navigate their environment securely.

  • Collaborative Leadership:Work hand-in-hand with other departments to create a cohesive and integrated approach to safety. Your collaboration will be instrumental in fostering a culture of teamwork and shared responsibility.

  • Proactive Risk Mitigation:Anticipate potential risks and implement preventive measures. Your keen eye for detail will contribute to the development and enhancement of safety protocols, ensuring Shriver Job Corps remains a secure haven for all.

  • Mentorship and Guidance:Extend beyond the conventional role of security and become a mentor to our students. Your passion for their growth and success will inspire and guide them on their journey to self-discovery.

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive wages

  • FREE BASIC HEALTH, VISION, AND DENTAL INSURANCE (Employee Only) with the option to upgrade to a higher/richer plan

  • 10 paid holidays a year

  • Generous vacation and sick time accruals

  • Voluntary benefits offered through VOYA

  • Health Savings Accounts, Flexible Spending Accounts, and/or Dependent care FSA

  • 401k with employer matching

  • Employee Stock Ownership after one year of service

  • Employer paid STD/LTD, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Will Preparation, Travel Assistance, and Identity Theft ($0 cost to employees)

  • Robust Employee Assistance Program and Wellness Program that include free and discounted services in addition to monetary incentives for making healthy decisions

  • Discounted lunch and dinner for $2.50 per employee, per meal

  • The gym and weight room are available for use when students are not utilizing these areas.



  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in safety and security roles.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Lift 40+ pounds

  • Demonstrated leadership skills with a proven ability to remain calm and effective in high-pressure situations.

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to connect with young adults.

  • Knowledge of crisis management protocols and emergency response procedures.

“Adams and Associates, Inc. abides by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.” This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. Support and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities