Careers at Cummings

Full Time Watchstaff Position, Third Shift

Are you a night owl? This overnight job will allow you to work when you’re at your best. Also, no heavy lifting or manual labor is required, as you’ll be backed up by a full maintenance staff. Join the watchstaff team at Cummings Center in Beverly, and enjoy the benefits of working at one of the country’s most financially stable commercial real estate firms.

Interested individuals with a strong work ethic and professional demeanor are encouraged to apply for this full-time opportunity, which has a schedule of Tuesday - Saturday, 8:30 PM to 6:30 AM.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor activity at Cummings Center, an 80-acre business complex, via video screens and by conducting on-foot patrols of the buildings, parking garages, and grounds
  • Be alert to facility-related and other incidents at Cummings Center, and respond according to standard protocols
  • Provide guidance and support to watchstaff stationed at other Cummings locations
  • Monitor activity at other Cummings buildings in Beverly via video screens
  • Complete clear and concise log entries describing all overnight activities
  • Interact with local police and fire departments when needed
  • Assist clients and visitors with inquiries and directions

Job Qualifications:

  • Experience with MS Office
  • Residency in the greater Beverly area
  • Spoken and written fluency in English
  • A minimum of three years of related experience
  • Access to reliable transportation, including a MA driver’s license
  • Although this is not a security position, prior security guard, military, or law enforcement experience is valued

Interested applicants are encouraged to email a resume and cover letter to

About Cummings Properties: One of the most financially stable commercial real estate firms in the country, Cummings Properties is driven by an entrepreneurial spirit, a belief in collaboration, and a dedication to giving back to the community. For more than 50 years, our firm has operated and thrived with a culture that emphasizes open communication and innovative thinking. Its philanthropic affiliate, Cummings Foundation, is one of the largest private foundations in New England and has awarded grants totaling more than $300 million to date to greater Boston nonprofits. Learn more at

In addition to unlimited career advancement and growth potential, we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • Cummings Properties Employee Ownership Trust
  • Competitive salary and opportunities for bonuses
  • Paid holiday, vacation, sick, and personal time
  • Retirement savings plan with Company match
  • Fuel stipend of $1/hr worked through 12/31/22
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Cummings Properties is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In the interest of the safety and health of our employees and clients, we have a zero-tolerance policy for the use of drugs prohibited by state or federal law. More information about the Cummings organization is available at and