Must be at least 21 years of age at the time of hiring
High School Diploma or equivalent
One (1) year of campus safety or security experience, or combination of post-high school education and/or work experience. Work experience that is related or transferable to security or a comparable field will be considered.
Proven written and oral communication skills
Possess well-developed interpersonal skills, including the ability to project self-assurance and certainty, project a positive first impression, react and cope with stressful situations, and evaluate a situation with common sense
Computer proficient with the ability to learn various computer applications
Demonstrated working knowledge of campus environment and/or security industry, relevant laws, and safety and fire prevention
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, staff, and the general public
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and good driving history
Must obtain and maintain CPR and First Aid certifications
Must be willing to attend periodic training and meetings, and to work overtime
Must successfully pass a background review, including criminal history and driving history
Post-offer, pre-employment physical
Successful applicants will be required to attend a multi-day campus safety academy within the first year of hire
Ability to write thorough reports
Ability to respond quickly to emergencies
Ability to work under pressure
Completion of a certified State, Municipal, or Federal police academy
Additionally, the College has identified desirable qualifications that support our commitment to creating and maintaining a diverse campus community including the ability to speak a second language or to bring a multicultural perspective to the campus.
About the Opportunity:
Keene State College's Department of Campus Safety is looking for individuals who possess good judgment, discretion, and excellent interpersonal skills, to perform a variety of safety, enforcement, and crime prevention tasks for the College as Campus Safety Officers. Campus Safety Officers assist in creating and sustaining a safe learning, working and living environment for our campus community, 24-hours a day, year-round. Starting salary range $14.69-$18.55, commensurate with experience and training, and complemented by a generous benefits package. These positions are part of the Teamsters Local 633.
Responsibilities include: Foot and vehicle patrol; responding to emergencies and calls for service to College students, faculty, staff and visitors; documentation and investigation of campus incidents, periodically in collaboration with Keene Police Department; conducting property checks, operating a two-way radio, traffic control and parking enforcement; providing crime awareness education, and participating in witness and conduct hearings, as needed. Because of the nature of the work in Campus Safety, officer schedules include evenings, nights, weekends and holidays, as determined by the needs of the College. Additionally, Campus Safety Officers, as essential personnel, are expected to respond to requests from the College to return to duty in the event of a significant emergency.
Internal Number: 36409
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