St. Catherine University is accepting applications for a 0.77 FTE, full-time Public Safety Officer in its Public Safety Department. Public Safety Officers are responsible for creating and maintaining a safe and secure campus environment and effectively handling emergency/crisis situations such as severe weather, medical emergency, assault and fire. Typical schedule will consists of 40 hours a week, August through May.
Effective patrol of buildings and grounds.
Locking and unlocking buildings according to designated schedules.
Responding to calls for assistance and providing escort service.
Enforcing parking regulations.
Providing effective response, investigation, and documentation of unusual or criminal incidents, medical emergencies, and fire alarms.
As a dispatcher, handle incoming calls and monitor responses.
Conduct routine safety inspections of buildings and grounds using OSHA and other regulatory guidelines.
Provide point-to-point service per University shuttle transportation schedule in designated University vehicle.
Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or G.E.D required
Associate or Bachelor’s degree in law enforcement, social service, or criminal justice preferred
Five or more years experience in public safety in an institutional or campus setting preferred
Two or more years demonstrated leadership and increasing levels of responsibility preferred.
Priority will be given to those candidates with current First Aid and CPR certification.
Candidates must have the ability to work with cultural and gender diversity.
Decision-making, problem solving, and verbal and verbal and written communication skills are a must.
PC experience is helpful.
Must consent to finger printing and criminal history (background) investigation
Must have a history of a clean driving record and meet University Van Certification qualifications.
Previous investigative experience preferred.
The successful candidate must have the ability to respond respectfully and effectively to people of all cultures, in a manner that affirms the worth and preserves the dignity of individuals, families and communities.
St. Catherine University is committed to the development of effective, ethical leaders. Through study, practice and life experience, individuals have opportunities to enrich the knowledge, refine the skills and clarify the attitudes essential for responsible action.