St.  Catherine University

Public Safety Officer - Fulltime - Dept. of Public Safety

Location
Minnesota
Posted
May 05, 2017
Closes
Jun 07, 2017
Category
Education
Employment Status
Full Time
Position Summary Information Position Responsibilities

St. Catherine University is accepting applications for a 1.0 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 emergencies, assaults, and fire. Public Safety has officers on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Responsibilities:
• Effective patrol of buildings and grounds.
• Locking and unlocking buildings according to designated schedules.
• Responding to calls for assistance and providing escort services.
• 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

Qualifications:
• High school diploma or G.E.D required; Associate or Bachelor's degree in law enforcement, social service, or criminal justice preferred.
• A minimum of three months experience in customer service, community engagement or volunteer work is required; One year of experience in public safety in an institutional or campus setting preferred.
• Candidates must have strong leadership, decision-making, critical thinking, and problem solving abilities.
• Verbal and written communication skills are a must; PC experience helpful.
• 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.
• 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.

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.

Salary Range: $16.00-$22.00 contingent on qualifications.

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: http://www.stkate.edu/hr. Applicants may also visit the St. Catherine University Human Resources office to submit an electronic application. We are located in Derham Hall, Room 8. Application review begins immediately, position open until filled.

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


Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www.uppermidwestherc.org

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