Law Enforcement Officer I - Columbia Officer (Class 3)
Internal Title: Law Enforcement Officer - Class 3
College/Division: Division of Administration and Finance
Department: DAF University Police Department
Advertised Salary Range: $30,000
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Law Enforcement
Advertised Job Summary: The Law Enforcement Officer I (Class 3) provides security and protection for the National Advocacy Center (NAC). They are Class 3 certified police officers in accordance with SC Code of Laws, and are empowered with special duties. They will work in conjunction with Class 1 certified police officers in providing a safe and peaceful environment for all while ensuring safe and reliable access to the University. They enforce state laws and National Advocacy Center rules/regulations. Benefits include enrollment in SC Retirement Systems; State of SC health, dental and vision insurance; paid holidays and ample overtime opportunities; tuition assistance available after six months of employment. Upon successful completion of field training and probationary year, employees in this position will receive a 10 % base salary increase.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): High school diploma. Must be 21 years of age, be physically qualified and have no criminal record. Must pass a background investigation and complete the SC Criminal Justice Academy with certification as Class 3-SLE. Licensed to operate an automobile required.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.