St.  Catherine University

Public Safety Officer - Full Time, 0.77FTE

Mar 16, 2017
Mar 29, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Summary Information Position Responsibilities

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 Monday – Friday, 6:45am – 2:45pm, 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.

Position Qualifications

• 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.

Special/Other Requirements Summary To apply: Please go to the St. Catherine University Employment Site to electronically apply for this position. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply as are those who will contribute to a diverse candidate pool. Website link is: Applicants may also visit the St. Catherine University Human Resources office to submit an electronic application. We are located in Derham Hall, Room 8. Applicant deadline is March 29, 2017.

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace Employer; Tobacco-Free Campuses

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