Security Officer/Dispatcher (2 Positions)

Job description

Posting Details

Posting Number:

0600926 and 0600927

Position Category:

Security Officer  

Job Title:

Security Officer/Dispatcher  (2 Positions)

Position Code:


Position Type:



Police Department  

Nature of Work:

Patrols the campus on foot, golf carts or in a patrol car to maintain campus safety.  

Training and Experience:

High School equivalent required. Must be able to communicate effectively (orally and in writing) and communicate effectively and routinely draft police administrative reports. Be able to prepare and make oral presentations to Albany State University campus community. Must successfully complete four weeks of basic patrol procedure training which includes qualifying with the expandable baton and OC Spray qualification. Must possess a valid Georgia driver's license.  

Testing Requirements:

Must complete the GCIC/NCIC dispatcher requirement within the first 6 weeks of being hired.  

Illustrative Examples of Work:

Patrols the campus on foot, golf carts or in a patrol car to maintain campus safety. Answers calls for service involving parking violations, fire, traffic, accidents and provides security for all campus activities, (football games, basketball games track and fields, etc.). Performs dispatcher duties on an as needed basis. Utilizes the police radio to receive dispatcher calls for service quickly, efficiently and accurately. Performs the functions of first responders including CPR, fire notification or any life threatening situations. Provides various types of public service and assistance to students, faculty, staff and visitors. Performs other job-related duties as required.  

Posting Date:


Closing Date:
(Screening of applications will begin at date shown and will continue until the position is filled.)

Open Until Filled



Special Instructions to Applicants:


Funding Source:

General Operating (State)  

Number of Openings:


If Other, please denote the Name of a Grant:


Fringe Benefits:



Up to $22,00 Annually  

Physical Demands

Must be able to work day shift and night shift. Must be able to lift between 25 and 50 pounds.  

Facts About the Institution:

Albany State University is a fully accredited senior unit of the University System of Georgia. Employees receive benefits provided by the University System of Georgia, including, but not limited to, hospital and major medical insurance, group life insurance, participation in the Georgia Teachers' Retirement System, Optional Retirement Plan (Faculty and exempt employees only), Social Security and Tuition Assistance Program after six months of employment. EEO/AA/Non-Discrimination Statement: Albany State University is an equal employment, equal access, equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution which adheres to all federal and state civil rights laws banning discrimination in public institutions of higher education. The University is committed to insuring equal opportunity to all students, employees, and applicants for employment or admission without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, physical or mental disabilities, or sexual orientation. It is the policy of Albany State University to comply with all federal laws, including the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (Title II), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI), Executive Order (E.O.) 11246, and all subsequent amendments and implementing regulations which prohibit discrimination as above described. In accordance with the requirements above, Albany State University affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability or national origin in its employment and/or educational programs and activities. Albany State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. The University shall take action, to the extent allowed under state and federal law, to ensure fulfillment of this policy. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy, or to file a complaint regarding violation of this policy, please contact the Albany State University Office of Human Resources, 504 College Drive, B.C. Black Building, Room 382, Albany, Georgia 31705, Director of Human Resources at 229-430-4623. Students requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Student Disability Services Center, New Student Center, 2nd Floor, Green Zone (Room 2-140), Dr. Stephanie Harris-Jolly, Director of Counseling and Student Disability Services, 229-903-3610.  

Disability Statement:

Applicants who have a disability and who need special services or facilities to apply or to interview should contact Human Resources at 229-430-4623. EEO/AA employer.  

Optional Applicant Documents:


Required Applicant Documents:

Cover Letter  

Application Types Accepted:

Staff Employment Application  




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Job No: 0600926 and 0600927
Posted: 11/26/2018
Application Due: 1/3/2019
Work Type:
Salary: Up to $22,000 annually