Campus Safety Officer

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Campus Safety Officer


Campus Safety & Security

Job Summary:

Grinnell College is seeking a Campus Safety Officer. Under supervision of the Shift Supervisor this position performs tasks in support of the college’s safety and security operations. Maintains a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors by patrolling and monitoring safety and security conditions on college property and responding to calls for service.
Must be able to work any shift.

Minimum Qualifications:

•High school diploma or equivalent combination of education, training, or experience in a safety/security related field.
•Must possess a valid driver’s license.
•Requires the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
•Requires the ability to promote and deploy conflict resolution principles such as de-escalation, active listening, and providing solutions.
•Values diversity, equity, and inclusion

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree preferred with prior safety/security experience.
• First Aid certification, including CPR and defibrillation training.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check, physical assessment and exam prior to first day of employment.

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Diversity Statement:

Grinnell College is committed to establishing and maintaining a safe and nondiscriminatory educational and working environment for all College community members. It is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in matters of admission, employment, and housing, and in access to and participation in its education programs, services, and activities. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, religion, disability, creed or any other protected class. Discrimination and harassment on any of the bases covered by state or federal antidiscrimination statutes is unlawful and a violation of Grinnell College policy.




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Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 8/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time