Law Enforcement Officer I

Job description

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Posting Number:

STA00691PO20

Classification Title:

Law Enforcement Officer I - Columbia Officer (Class 1)

Internal Title:

Law Enforcement Officer I

Campus:

Columbia

Work County:

Richland

College/Division:

Division of Administration and Finance

Department:

DAF University Police Department

Band :

4

Advertised Minimum Salary :

$39,015

Advertised Salary Range:

$39,015

Part/Full Time:

Full Time

Hours per Week:

40

Type of Staff Position:

Full-time Equivalent (FTE)

Basis :

12 months

Job Search Category:

Law Enforcement

Benefit Eligibility Type:

Full-Time Equivalent (FTE)

South Carolina Retirement:

Yes

State Insurance Programs:

Yes

Annual Leave:

Yes

Sick Leave:

Yes

Advertised Job Summary:

The Law Enforcement Officer I/Patrol Officer provides law enforcement, security, and protection for the University of SC community and property. These are certified police officers in accordance with SC Code of Laws, empowered with full arrest and police authority statewide. They enforce state laws, National Advocacy Center rules and regulations, and University rules and regulations. Executes duties of a patrol officer, provides VIP detail security, and assists with critical incidents.

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 1-LE. Licensed to operate an automobile required.

Preferred Qualifications:

One year experience in public safety/law enforcement, a related field, or comparable educational experience preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Knowledge of proper law enforcement officer behavior and role. Knowledge of modern law enforcement techniques and procedures. Knowledge of how to collect and preserve evidence. Knowledge of the Constitutionally mandated rights of both suspects and law enforcement personnel. Knowledge of South Carolina law, relevant case law, and policies of the University. Ability to exercise sound judgement within an established set of core departmental values. Knowledge of the functions and interrelationships of other law enforcement agencies. Skill in the operation of law enforcement vehicles, weapons, and communications equipment.

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive:

Yes

Hazardous weather category:

Essential

Number of Vacancies:

7

Desired Start Date:

12/16/2020

Job Open Date:

11/16/2020

Job Close Date:

12/10/2020

Open Until Filled:

No

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by December 10, 2020.

Quicklink for Posting:

http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/89791

EEO Statement:

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

 

 

 

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Posted: 11/17/2020
Application Due: 12/10/2020
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