Director of Campus Safety and Security

Salisbury, NC
Jul 03, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Government Agencies
Institution Type
Community College
The Director of Campus Safety and Security leads the Campus Safety and Security Department, and is responsible for the overall protection of life and property at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College's campuses and centers. As the Director, he/she will develop and coordinate the college's emergency preparedness plans, establish and nurture contacts within and outside the college to prevent and solve safety and security issues and proactively create programs and training in support of safety, security and emergency preparedness. The director will identify, communicate and update college operating procedures, goals, objectives, and responsibilities of subordinates in order to provide optimum safety and security at all college locations. The Director plans and manages public safety and security related capital projects. The Director will also organize, coordinate and manage patrol services as needed at college locations. The Director will administer public safety and security related software systems, file and record compliance reports as required by the Clery Act, as well as other federal and state regulations related to security and emergency preparedness, and coordinate data and concerns with other departments of the College.Bachelor's degree in related field, and ten (10) years of related progressively advancing professional experience in public safety and emergency management, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as listed in this position description. Preferred Education/Experience/Skills: Hold current certification as a law enforcement officer from either the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission or the North Carolina Sheriff's Educations and Training Standards Commission; or, be able to meet the requisite qualifications to certify as a qualified North Carolina law enforcement officer under these commissions, although not currently certified. Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: - Experience in campus or school safety/security.
- Excellent public speaking, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
- Excellent project management skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a diverse college environment.
- Demonstrated ability to identify and develop written safety and security procedures.
- Good comprehension and written communication skills.
- Must possess a valid driver's license and meet eligibility requirements to drive a college vehicle.
- Must be able to lift and carry at least 50 pounds.
- Ability to travel and respond to multiple campus locations on security issues.
- Proficiency with e-mail, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.
- Ability to work a flexible work schedule, and be available 24/7 on an as-needed basis to respond to College emergencies.
- Knowledge of group behavior and group control techniques, use and care of public safety equipment, traffic control, safety and accident investigation, use and maintenance public safety records, and college and state rules, laws and regulations.
- Knowledge of FBI's Unified Crime Reporting (UCR) requirements and National Incident Based Reporting System (NIBRS).