Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College, with a 120-acre main campus in Fairmont, WV, is part of the state’s growing high technology corridor with a metro area of about 50,000 residents.
Duties and Responsibilities Enforce federal, WV State code, local ordinances, institutional rules and regulations. Protect persons and property from injury, harm, or damage. Physically patrol campus community by foot and vehicle. Secure and protect campus buildings and property.
Minimum Required Education Job requires broad trade knowledge or specific technical or business knowledge received from a formal registered apprentice or vocational training program or obtained through an associate's degree of over 18 months and up to 3 years beyond high school.
Required Licenses and/or Certifications
Type and Amount of Experience Needed No experience or up to six months of experience; however, any equivalent combination of education and/or experience is acceptable which provides an applicant the listed knowledge, skills, and abilities and the capability to perform the essential functions of the job.
Preferred Qualifications West Virginia Law Enforcement Officer certification preferred, but not required.
Special Conditions Position is being advertised both internally and externally simultaneously.
**The search is being extended to increase the applicant pool; applicants who have already applied will remain under consideration.**
Notes To Applicants Testing may be part of the interview process.
All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted.
A governing board may at its pleasure revoke the authority of any campus police officer and such officers serve at the will and pleasure of the governing board.