FWS - University Police Student Assistant
Job Title: FWS - University Police Student Assistant
Location: UWG Recruiting Location
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 225349
At the University of West Georgia, we’re in the business of transforming lives and changing perspectives. From success in the classroom and chosen career fields to success on the athletic field and the total college experience, UWG has more than 1100 full-time faculty and staff members dedicated to helping you succeed. Over 13,000 students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees attend UWG presently.Job Summary
Assist University Police with various details including but not limited to patrolling parking lots and buildings, escorting individuals around campus, assist motorists, securing buildings, taking phone calls, and working fixed security posts. Additional duties as needed. Flexible work schedule.Job Summary
The student assistant may be utilized on both day and night shifts. Must be physically capable of operating an electric cart safely which requires eyesight correctable to 20/20 and have a full range of upper body movement. Must be able to walk for long distances and up and downstairs. Must be able to stand in fixed positions for an extended period of time. Must be able to hear normal radio and voice communications and communicate clearly. Must have a neat and professional personal appearance. Must be able to work effectively with both a diverse workforce and community.Percentage Of Total Time85Responsibility / Duty
Patrolling parking lots and buildingsPercentage Of Total Time5Responsibility / Duty
Assisting motoristsPercentage Of Total Time5Responsibility / Duty
Providing escortsPercentage Of Total Time3Responsibility / Duty
Other duties as assignedPercentage Of Total Time2Responsibility / Duty
Training and Professional DevelopmentRequired Qualifications
Must be eligible for FWS funds. (If unsure if you qualify please contact Enrollment Services Center at 678-839-6140.)
All applicants must pass a background check and drug test before beginning employment.
Must be a current University of West Georgia student enrolled for six credit hours and maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative grade-point average unless otherwise noted/indicated by the hiring department.Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to those applicants with a GPA higher than 3.0, pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology or related field.Special Applicant Instructions
Starting pay is 7.25-8.50 per hour. We are looking for students to serve with the University Police their entire academic stay at UWG. Though open to all, these are good positions for gaining experience for those seeking careers in law enforcement. All applicants must pass a background check and drug test before beginning employment.
FWS Student Assistant I positions include standard, routine duties which require minimal prior training or experience. Most often, FWS Student Assistant I positions work with other students and are frequently supervised. This position does require the candidate to have Federal Work Study.