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Public Safety Officer, Public Safety - N17015N1

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Public Safety Officer, Public Safety - N17015N1
Open Date 04/03/2017
Full-time or Part-time? Full Time

Position Summary Information

Job Summary

The USI Public Safety department is seeking a full-time Public Safety Officer position to provide primary coverage for the public safety – security function for University buildings, property, and grounds and to assist students, employees, and visitors as needed. Responsibilities include patrolling on foot or in vehicle, University buildings, housing, and grounds; protect property and persons from theft, fire, vandalism, disturbances, and safety hazards; providing emergency medical response until arrival of professional help and preparing and writing reports in regard to all accidents, investigations, and incidences. Will also direct traffic during peak traffic times and special campus events and issue traffic violation notices or tickets.

High School diploma/GED required, two years of college course work preferred. Two years of security, security related, law enforcement, or military related experience required. Knowledge of security enforcement methods and techniques required. Ability to enforce university rules, regulations, and enforce laws firmly, tactfully and consistently required. Ability to maintain confidentiality also required. Candidates must obtain and thereafter maintain: Health care provider CPR, AED, Standard first Aid; Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) / First Responder; National Academies of Emergency Dispatch – Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD); National Incident Management System (NIMS); Community Emergency Response Team (CERT); INCLEA Campus Protection Officer Course (CPO). Other certifications/ recertification or specializations as assigned or required. In order to obtain certifications, must pass the third-party provider’s criminal background check and physical examination.

To apply, please log in to your USI account on the USI Employment Site; if you do not have an account, you may create one and complete the initial application. You will be given the opportunity to attach additional documents: cover letter, resume, references, etc. Electronic submissions only.

MS4/$13.25/hr (Post introductory period $13.52/hr.)

EEO Statement

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, the University of Southern Indiana considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter or Letter of Application
  3. Statements, Transcripts or Other Documents
  4. Professional References Contact Information (3)
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