Security Officer (Department of Public Safety)

Glassboro, New Jersey
Jun 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Rowan University is a comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 14,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20-miles southeast of Philadelphia, and it has a branch campus and medical school in Camden and a second medical school in nearby Stratford. Rowan is only the second university in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical-degree granting programs. The School of Osteopathic Medicine has a faculty practice plan that serves approximately 200,000 patients throughout Southern New Jersey. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Its business incubator also supports that mission. The University boasts eight colleges--Rohrer College of Business and colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Engineering, Graduate and Continuing Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics—and has been called upon by the state to create a College of Health Sciences.

Under direction of a supervisor in the Department of Public Safety, during an assigned tour of duty, provides assistance and protection to persons and property in and about university owned buildings, campus grounds, and parking areas; maintains orderly conditions throughout the campus, and takes the measures required to assure observance of university policies and state law; does related work as required. Note: A vacancy does not currently exist. The posting is being used to collect resumes to be kept on file for vacancies that may arise in the future. This pool may be used to fill vacancies at either the Glassboro or Camden campus.

Night, weekend, and holiday hours are required for this position.

Education Requirement:
Graduation from high school or vocational school or possession of an approved high school equivalent certificate.

License Requirement:
Appointees will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey.

This position is subject to the residency requirements of the NJ First Act (N.J.S.A. 52:14-7, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any person hired to this position shall either have their principal residence in New Jersey or they have one year from the date of employment to establish, and then maintain, principal residence in the State of New Jersey.

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.