Public Safety Sergeant

Saint Paul, Ramsey County
Jul 21, 2014

Job Summary

The University of St. Thomas, Department of Public Safety seeks Public Safety Sergeants. 


Duties include protect life, safeguard property, and maintain peace and order on the grounds of the University of St. Thomas property through enforcement of state and federal laws as well as rules and regulations of the University of St. Thomas. Each officer will become thoroughly familiar with all areas of assignment for the purpose of assisting the University of St. Thomas community members and guests, preventing crime, noting and reporting suspicious people, protecting life and property, handling any disturbances and violations of the laws of the state or rules and regulations of the University of St. Thomas, and apprehending those engaged in activities of a criminal or disturbing nature.


The hiring range is $14.51 - $17.07.




Equivalent to a High School diploma, 2 years of college and three (3) years of experience as a security/law enforcement officer required. Other requirements include valid driver’s license and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Applicant should have an understanding of law enforcement and legal issues that impact campus public safety officer duties.  Must pass self-defense and training programs within the first six months of training as a condition of employment.


Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.


In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires successful completion of a background screening.