Job Description Summary:
Job ID: 4426 - FOP - SATSS - FT (Hourly)
Police Officers at Miami University are responsible for providing a safe and secure environment for the university community.
Perform law enforcement functions including mobile and foot patrol of University properties to provide a safe and secure environment for the university community. Conduct preliminary investigations of reports and complaints involving criminal activity; enforce federal and state laws and university regulations; regulate traffic and parking; provide emergency medical assistance; effect forcible arrests and engage in foot pursuits when necessary; and perform other police officer duties as needed.
All applicants must have the relevant background and proven skills necessary to perform the required duties to include computer literacy and proficient oral and written communication skills, engaging in constructive and positive problem solving in a unique community with a diverse population, carrying equipment up several flights of stairs, and qualifying with a firearm. Applicants must also have a valid driver's license, high school diploma or equivalent, and be 21 years old at time of application. Eligibility includes successful completion of Ohio Peace Officer basic certification, successful completion of two (2) oral interviews, a thorough background investigation, truth verification test, and psychological examination.
OEEO Statement: The University is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action, and eliminating discrimination and harassment. Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations/or disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@MiamiOH.edu or 513-529-3560. Miami University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://miamioh.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/. Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke and tobacco free campuses.