On-Call Officer, Campus Safety
Sep. 12, 2011North Central College would like to take this opportunity to announce that applications are now being accepted for two temporary, non-exempt, non-benefit eligible positions of On-Call Officer, Campus Safety. This position will report to the Director of Campus Safety and/or Lieutenant of Campus Safety.
• Provide security and protective services to the campus community by patrolling assigned areas or buildings, enforcing policies and procedures, which may include security of individual building/stationary locations and college owned lands; ability to develop and maintain good public relations.
• Patrol 56 acre campus via city streets and campus walkways; patrol assigned zones, observing campus activity and deterring criminal activity.
• Respond to emergencies, by assessing and prioritizing situations, employing tact, diplomacy and individual judgment to remedy and/or maintain control; provide on-site lead supervision over student campus safety officers.
• Assist professional staff to deter, restrain and utilize citizen’s arrest authority for individuals attempting to commit criminal acts or to inflict physical harm on themselves or others; complete necessary administrative forms/reports related to incidents and/or arrests, including gathering pertinent information from participants and/or witnesses.
• Monitor key card access to academic and residential buildings on campus; respond to burglar alarms, fire alarms and system trouble alarms.
• Assist director and/or lieutenant in conducting investigations or special projects as requested.
• Provide security services to organizations that rent the use of college property; provide security during transportation of large sums of cash and/or valuables; provide traffic control during scheduled activities or during emergency situations, a necessary; provide emergency 1st aid and/or CPR / AED to injured persons, or assist in transportation of non-emergency related ill or injured persons when necessary; and enforce state, local and college parking rules and regulations.
• Maintain regular communication with student campus safety officers to advise of unusual situations and request backup when necessary; assist in interviewing and training student ride-a-long officers and student corporals.
• Appear in DuPage County Court and campus judicial hearings, when necessary, regarding incidents occurring in the college community.
• Become CPR/AED certified within 90 days of employment; utilize AED device in the course of your daily duties, if the need arises.
• Attend and complete the mandatory 190-hour basic training program covering college and department policy, city and state laws, self defense, baton/OC spray, public relations, constitutional law, parking enforcement, civil and criminal liability, report writing, uniform crime reporting, radio communications and FCC regulations, safe driving practices, Illinois vehicle code, 1st aid and crisis management, high-risk confrontations and working with faculty and staff.
• Attend external training courses, classes and seminars through the North East Multi Regional Training Center and Homeland Security to further develop protective service skills and knowledge.
• Provide basic information and directions to students, faculty, administration, staff and/or the general public; provide daily activity reports/summaries to supervisors, relating to overall training and performance of student campus safety officers; maintain and provide, to medical personnel, medical release forms for summer campers during camps and conferences.
• Maintain key control and/or access to secure and restricted locations; maintain a positive relationship with external law enforcement agencies to obtain or exchange relevant protective service information; assist external law enforcement agencies when requested with issues concerning college students, faculty, staff, and or guests.
• Fill collateral assignments to enhance department performance; ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks, and the ability to respond well under pressure.
• Provide escort service, programs and presentations promoting safety and security to students, faculty, administration, staff and guests of the college.
• Perform other related duties as assigned by designated supervisor.
• A high school diploma or GED.
• Must be able to pass the College’s Basic Security training course, and to possess a certification in emergency CPR / AED within the first 90 days of employment.
• No record of convictions or moral turpitude; pass criminal history check.
• Prior security, military or law enforcement training or experience, or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are strongly preferred.
• Experience in campus safety in a higher education setting is preferred.
• Ability to apply campus rules and regulations, write accurately and complete incident reports, and maintain a detailed security log.
• A valid driver’s license.
Deadline for Applications: Open Until Filled
This is only a brief description of the position.
If you meet the above qualifications and wish to be considered a candidate for this position, please submit your materials electronically, including a letter of interest, resume, and names and telephone numbers of three professional references, by using our online application. You may also submit the above application materials to:
North Central College, Office of Human Resources, 30 N. Brainard St., Naperville, IL 60540
Or via Fax: 630-637-5755
Or via E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org