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Perform activities which ensure the safety of and provide protection and related services to the campus community including programs in law enforcement, community policing, health and safety, parking and traffic, crime prevention and suppression and in-service training.Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Enforce all State and local laws and University regulations and ordinances.
Patrol campus grounds and perimeter on bicycle/foot and/or in a patrol vehicle to ensure a safe environment; including: traffic enforcement, emergency response and law enforcement. Provide for the delivery of emergency services to campus.
Receive, investigate and complete reported complaints from the campus community, and other investigative services as requested.
Coordinate criminal prosecutions with federal, state and/or local police agencies and with prosecutors' office(s) for criminal incidents occurring within the university community, including testifying in court.
Maintain proper public relations and interact with internal and external community service agencies.
Assist with crime prevention and community policing programs and projects as needed.
Transport personnel and/or funds or other valuable items as assigned.
Initiate police action when necessary.
Provide emergency medical response.
Properly maintain, use and operate facilities, materials supplies and assigned equipment.
Regulate vehicle and pedestrian traffic at special events or as otherwise necessary to maintain orderly flow.
Report unsafe or potentially hazardous conditions and any damage or irregularity of buildings, grounds, equipment or vehicles to a supervisor.
Report promptly through the chain-of-command any violation of University wide policies and administrative procedures, criminal statutes or any other misbehavior committed by another employee of the department.
Fulfill the responsibilities as a Campus Security Authority as outlined in the Clery Act.
Promote University Police morale.
Complete appropriate forms or reports as required by law or policy, including properly documenting actions, observations, and crimes.
Adhere to rules, regulations, orders and departmental procedures and policies, including the enforcement of rules, regulations, orders, policies, and procedures among junior officers and employees.
Work such hours and perform such tasks as are assigned by a ranking officer.
Perform related Departmental duties as required.Qualifications
Possession of a valid Driver's license is required.
Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards Training Certification, or certifiable status is required.
Prior experience as a campus or police officer experience is preferred.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills are required.
Ability to respond quickly to emergency situations which may not be familiar is required.
Ability to work under pressure, occasionally for long periods of time is required.
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays is required.
Ability to work with appropriate safety related gear including a bullet proof vest, firearms, handcuffs, etc. is required.
Ability to physically and mentally perform the essential duties of the job is required.
Ability to effect and arrest and subdue and search suspects and prisoners is required.
Ability to drive department vehicles is required.
Basic knowledge of computers is preferred.
An Associate degree is preferred.Supplemental Information
There are 3 vacancies for this posting.
Minimum rate: $24.51
Eastern Michigan University offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance; a TIAA-CREF retirement plan with employer contributions; an outstanding vacation and time off policy; a tuition waiver program and much more. Click here to view highlights of the University's total rewards program.
For specific information by employment classification, click here to review the Benefits in Brief information.Notice of Availability of the Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report
The Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report is available online
The report contains information regarding campus safety and security including topics such as: campus law enforcement authority; crime reporting policies; campus alerts (Timely Warnings and Emergency Notifications); fire safety policies and procedures; programs to prevent dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking; the procedures the University will follow when one of these crimes is reported; and other matters of importance related to security on campus. The report also contains information about crime statistics for the three most recent calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in On-Campus Student Housing Facilities; in Noncampus buildings or property owned or controlled by the University or a recognized student organization; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also contains fire statistics for any fires occurring in an On-Campus Student Housing Facility during the three most recent calendar years.
If you would like to receive a paper copy of the Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report, you can stop by the Department of Public Safety at 1200 Oakwood St. or you can request that a copy be mailed to you by calling 734-487-0892 or emailing [email protected]
Do you have possession of a valid Driver's license?
Do you have Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards Training Certification, or certifiable status?
Do you have excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skill?
Do you have the ability to respond quickly to emergency situations which may not be familiar?
Do you have the ability to work under pressure, occasionally for long periods of time?
Do you have the ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays?
Do you have the ability to work with appropriate safety related gear including a bullet proof vest, firearms, handcuffs, etc.?
Do you have the ability to physically and mentally perform the essential duties of the job?
Do you have the ability to effect and arrest and subdue and search suspects and prisoners?
Do you have the ability to drive department vehicles?
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