**Temporary** Campus Security Officer

The Citadel
Charleston, Charleston County
Jan 13, 2014
The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina is accepting applications for a temporary security officer in the Department of Public Safety. Will work directly under the on duty police supervisor. Responsible for enforcing Citadel parking control regulation, required to transport sick or injured cadets, considered by medical staff not to be ambulatory, to and from local medical facilities. Will also be responsible for driving senior staff members to and from off campus official appointments/ meetings/ and locations. Will be required to service and maintain parking enforcement equipment, such as booting apparatus, parking cones and issued departmental radio equipment; in addition will issue parking citations, monitoring of surveillance screens for cameras covering student parking and Citadel property, sounding the alarm and maintaining observance of subjects in the case of criminal activity until law enforcement arrival. Required to write and issue citations or warnings tickets to owners of vehicles, to include bicycles, those in violation of Citadel parking traffic regulations. Patrols parking lots, checking for damage to vehicles and or unauthorized persons. Controls traffic, directs parking. Checks vehicles for proper decals and parking permits as well as complies with emergency action plans and checklists. Minimum and Additional Requirements: Must have high school diploma or GED. (Equivalent). Must also possess a South Carolina driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within 30 days of employment. Must undergo and be cleared to work after a criminal records review prior to employment. Must successfully complete The Citadel Police Department Field Training for State Security Officer duties. Must successfully complete On-the-Job training (OJT) as provided. Must successfully participate in and complete continued and current departmental continuing training as provided and required. Must be able to lift/move large vehicle gates, saw horses, signs and large numbers of traffic cones on a continuous basis. Must be able to work outside during all weather conditions. Will be required to work shift work as well as occasional overtime as directed and required. Additional Comments: The Citadel is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer actively committed to ensuring diversity in all campus employment. Military experience is not a requirement of this position, but the successful candidate will develop an understanding of the military character of The Citadel as an integral part of the college’s identity.