Patrol Officer

Location
Stockton
Posted
Apr 05, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Patrol Officer

Department: Public Safety (SF)
Campus: San Francisco
Posting Number: 201301317P
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Number of Months: 12
Work Schedule
Position is full-time, forty (40) hours per week, overtime may be assigned as needed. Incumbent must be available to work varying shifts to include evenings or weekends or in the event of an emergency.
Open Date: 04/02/2018
Open Until Filled: Yes

Position Summary Information
Primary Purpose
Under the general direction of the Director of Public Safety, performs various assignments related to security at the School of Dentistry.

Essential Functions
1. Assumes fixed post assignments in the following areas at the school of dentistry:

Clinic/Visitor Entry
  • Monitor patient /clinic access points. Activate turn style entry to authorized individuals, as needed.
  • Respond to dispatch control instructions, alarms, and emergencies as required.
  • Provide information to visitors about security matters and handicap parking.
  • Provide lost and found and other support services for students, employees, and visitors.

    Employee Entry
  • Monitor controlled access to employee entrance to ensure only authorized personnel are admitted.
  • Respond to dispatch control instructions, alarms, and emergencies as required.
  • Provide information to students, staff, and faculty regarding security matters and regulations.
  • Provide building access and security for large events.
  • Provide lost and found and other support services for students, employees, and visitors.

    Command Center
  • Monitor building entry points and activity, by closed circuit camera system, to ensure safety and security of building occupants. Alert patrol of any emergency or situations needing attention.
  • Maintain closed circuit camera systems, security radios and building alarm systems; perform system checks on alarm, access control systems and communication devices, as scheduled.
  • Create/replace and activate identification badges for new or existing faculty, staff and students.

    Foot Patrol
  • Lock/unlock doors and check secured doors as scheduled. Ensures that doors are properly secured; safeguard property of the School of Dentistry.
  • Respond to dispatch control instructions, alarms, and emergencies as required.
  • Check building and property for safety hazards and report maintenance problems/emergency repairs.
  • Patrol dental school property; observe, take appropriate action and report any unusual occurrence or circumstance.

    2.Perform all other duties as assigned by the Director of Public Safety.

    Working Conditions:

    1. Occupational exposure to blood borne pathogens may be reasonably anticipated. Personal protective equipment will be provided to reduce or eliminate exposure to routine limited infectious agents.
    2. Position requires incumbent to drive on university business. Incumbent must meet and maintain automotive insurability requirements as defined by the university's fleet safety rules.

    Minimum Qualifications
    Knowledge Of:
    1.Criminal law, laws of arrest, search and seizure desirable.
    2.Computerized security systems helpful.
    3.Basic Microsoft Word and Outlook.

    Experience:
    Minimum two years of experience as a Public Safety officer. Experience within an educational or health care environment helpful.

    Education:
    1.High school diploma or equivalent.
    2.College courses in security, criminal justice, or public safety highly desirable.

    Licenses:
    1.Guard Permit Certification.
    2.Mace and baton certification (or within 6 months of hire).
    3.California Weapon Permit (or within 6 months of hire).
    4.832 Post Training (or within one year of hire).
    5.Valid California driver license.
    6.Current CPR License.

    Preferred Qualifications
    Ability to:
    1.Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor at all times; think and act quickly and effectively in emergencies; analyze situations accurately and make appropriate decisions in a timely manner to emergencies or routine service.
    2.Observe and report facts/information accurately; prepare accurate written reports.
    3.Understand and operate physical security devices such as video cameras and access control devices.
    4.Operate computer programs used to support the Public Safety department mission.
    5.Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and communicate in a collegial and professional manner with administrators, faculty, staff, students and public.
    6.Understand and carry out oral and written directions. Provide clear and concise instructions to constituents in a variety of unexpected/emergency situations.

    Experience:
  • Working within an educational or health care environment helpful.
  • Utilizing computerized security systems helpful.

    Education:
  • College courses in security, criminal justice, or public safety highly desirable.

    Physical Requirements
    Requires extensive sitting , walking or standing, some running and climbing of stairs.
    Frequent bending, stretching, and reaching required. Lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling up to 130 pounds in the event of an emergency.

    Hiring RangeCommensurate with experience
    Background Check Statement
    Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must pass a criminal background check.

    To apply, visit: https://pacific.peopleadmin.com/postings/11740

    AA/EEO Policy Statement
    University of the Pacific is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. In compliance with applicable law and its own policy, Pacific is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff and does not discriminate in its hiring of faculty and staff, or in the provision of its employment benefits to its faculty and staff on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sex/gender, marital status, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, medical condition, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, or mental or physical disability.

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