Community Service Officer 1- Patrol

Huntley, McHenry County
Jul 03, 2014
Job Description: This position is responsible for patrolling college properties, performing designated security, parking enforcement activities and various administrative functions, thereby assisting the campus community, the general public and the Harper College Police Department. The CSO 1-full-time position promotes and maintains favorable college-community relations.

Duties of Position: Duties include being responsible for the day-to-day safety and security of college property; opening and closing facilities as requested; conducting crime prevention spot checks of college assets; enforcing parking regulations; and resolving issues that do not require the services of a police officer. The full-time CSO 1 Patrol position is also responsible for serving as the dispatcher during the time when the regular dispatcher is unavailable, i.e. days off, training, leave time, etc.

Education Requirements: Must be a high school graduate or GED; at least 18 years of age; successfully complete a background investigation, have a valid Illinois Driver's license with good driving record; excellent communicative skills (English) both spoken and written; and working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Experience Requirements: On the job training to be completed within six months includes completion of several law enforcement courses, medical certifications, and hazardous materials training. The candidate must also successfully complete the Harper College Police Department Field Training. Excellent communicative skills (English) - Both spoken and written. Valid Illinois Driver's license with good driving record. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. Successfully complete the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board (ILETSB) P.O.W.E.R. test. Successfully complete a background investigation, polygraph, and psychological examinations.

Special Requirements: *** Please attach a cover letter and resume directly to your application *** Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before August 1, 2014. *Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check. Employment Sponsorship is not available.

Harper College, a dynamic community college located in Chicago's northwest suburbs, enrolls over 25,000 students of all ages, is committed to diversity, and encourages the development of multicultural perspectives.