St.  Catherine University

Public Safety Officer

Jun 07, 2021
Jul 24, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time
St. Catherine University invites applications for a Public Safety Officer position in its Public Safety Department.

Public Safety Officers are responsible for providing excellent customer service to students, staff, and visitors, and for creating and maintaining a safe and secure campus community. The Public Safety Department takes a proactive approach to campus safety, and has officers on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This position may require working overnight. Our officers also effectively handle occasional emergency/crisis situations such as severe weather, medical emergencies, assaults, and fire.

Employees at St. Kate's feel a deep connection to the University's Mission and Vision, and they love that they can live their values at work. The starting pay rate for this full time, non-exempt position is $16-$17/hour (with shift differential), with excellent benefits, including:

  • Free Tuition (tuition remission) is available at St. Kate's for employees and their families
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Retirement contributions
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Six weeks of paid parental leave

Employees receive uniforms and safety gear, paid on the job training and opportunities for career advancement.

  • 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.
  • Provide effective response, investigation, and documentation of unusual or criminal incidents, medical emergencies, and fire alarms.
  • 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.
  • 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.

St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation's largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for all genders. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.

Minimum Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 18 years or older
  • Three months of experience in customer service, community engagement or volunteer work
  • Current driver's license and an acceptable driving record
  • PC experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working in security/law enforcement
  • Current First Aid and CPR , AED , or EMR training

St. Catherine University seeks creative, flexible staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. People who self-identify as women and people of color are encouraged to apply. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who speak to these themes.

EEO Statement

St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at or 651-690-6565.

Application instructions for STAFF

Visit St. Kate Careers to apply. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Anthony Miller at . Application deadline is July 23, 2021.

St. Catherine University 2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco Free Workplace

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:

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