Maher Security Detail

San Diego
Jul 26, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Maher Security Detail

Department: Public Safety	
Staff Part-Time
Job IRC#24698

Job Description:
This is a part-time, temporary, non-benefit based position with an anticipated end date of June 28, 2018.

Maher Detail are assigned to operate in the Maher building. The primary duties of the Maher Detail is to deter criminal activity and misconduct. This position will provide a security presence and observe and report suspicious activity or unauthorized individuals during evening hours. The Maher detail will communicate by two-way radio with the public safety dispatch, and report anything unusual, unauthorized persons, suspicious activity, hazards or potential problems and request the assistance of public safety officers when necessary. Supervision received: operates under the supervision of the sergeant and general supervision of the patrol lieutenant.

Examples of Work
• Report to the shift supervisor when suspicious or unlawful acts are seen. Intervenes when appropriate.
• Observes and reports safety hazards to the proper persons or department for correction; make recommendation when appropriate to reduce or eliminate conditions that lend themselves to unsafe conditions or expose the University and personal property to theft and damage.
• Respond to request for emergency and routine medical assistance; determine medical needs, administer first aid as necessary, and summon additional medical assistance as required.

• Must be 18 years old
• Valid and current BSIS guard permit issued by the State of California
• Valid California driver license with good driving record
• High school diploma or GED
• Be able to pass a background check, including criminal history and personal references.
•Must have the ability to operate a portable two-way radio; good communication skills; ability to work with a diverse campus community of students, faculty, staff, and visitors; ability to work nights. Candidates with previous military, law enforcement or security guard experience preferred.

Special Conditions of Employment
Must undergo a background investigation. Must have guard registration and firearm permit issued by State of California, valid CPR and First Aid cards (in some circumstances training and certification can be completed after start date). Must possess and maintain a valid California driver license.

Background check: Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. Serious candidates are encouraged to request official transcripts to help expedite the hiring process.

Salary: $14.14 per hour

Hours: Friday & Saturday; 10:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m.

Closing date: Open until filled

Note: External job postings will be up for at least five days. After that time, applications will be reviewed by the hiring manager/committee throughout the posting period. A candidate may be selected at any time which could then close this posting on a date earlier than listed.

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information,

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