Campus Safety Officer (PT)
The Campus Safety Officer, under the direct supervision of the Campus Police Sergeant, is responsible for providing protection and services for Waubonsee students, faculty, staff, guests, property, and interests. This is to be accomplished through preventive patrol, limited emergency response, and other service oriented activities, in accordance with departmental mission and objectives.
Patrol all college campus areas for prevention of crimes and mitigate risks, including securing buildings, checking for safety violations and crime in parking areas, parks, sidewalks, athletic fields and other areas on and immediately adjacent to campus property.
Monitor weather conditions, surveillance cameras and alarm systems, investigate and report suspicious or unusual conditions. Assist in implementing emergency notifications, evacuation or sheltering plans.
Take immediate action to protect persons or reduce risk by issuing warnings or calling for immediate assistance from Waubonsee College Police personnel or outside law enforcement agencies, if the situation deems it necessary.
Perform traffic control functions on college property, including, directing traffic and assisting with parking, and providing direction to visitors.
Provide courtesy services such as starting cars, unlocking vehicles, and escorting lone pedestrians at night on request and providing general college information.
Report malfunctioning alarms, blocked or non-functioning exits, broken windows or doors, burned out lights, and other building features that may affect safety.
Attend and participate in all department meetings and trainings as required.
Maintain professionalism and courtesy in interacting with students, staff, public and local law enforcement officers.
Initiate and complete necessary reports and records.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Req ID: req479
Job Title: Campus Safety Officer (PT)
Division: Campus Safety and Operations
Location: Varies between campuses
Grant Funded: No
Employment Type: Part-time Support Staff
Compensation Range: 14.73 - 14.73, starting pay, prior experience will be considered
Compensation Type: Hourly
Work Schedule: Varies
Work Hours: 25/wk. (max.)
Documents to be attached: Cover Letter-Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please attach all required documents at the time of application.
Targeted Hire Date: 8/19/2018
High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate degree in Criminal Justice or a related field from an accredited university or college preferred.
One year security or related experience required or recognized experience/training as a cadet/community service officer.
Valid Illinois driver's license and acceptable driving record.
Must be physically fit and capable of exertion including, but not limited to, quickly responding on foot from one end of campus to the other for exigent circumstances and emergency response. Must maintain physical fitness.
Ability to pass a background investigation covering employment, education, driving, and criminal records.
Ability to work weekends and nights, including overnights, and occasional on-call hours required.