Hagerstown Community College is pleased to announce that applications are currently being accepted for a Police Officer position.
The Police Officer is responsible for enforcing college policies, procedures, and directives related to campus security, safety, and traffic control, in compliance with the Police Officer's Manual of Operating Procedures. Additionally, the Police Officer assists the Chief of Police in fire prevention and compliance with safety codes and regulations.
Education and experience - Successful completion of a certified police academy and the ability to be certified as a Police Officer by the Maryland Police and Correction Training Commission. A minimum of 3 years experience in law enforcement; an AA degree or higher is desired.
Skills and abilities - Must have ability to interpret college security and safety regulations; ability to think and act quickly in emergencies; ability to communicate well both orally and in writing; ability to deal tactfully with students, staff, and the general public. Additional requirement - Valid motor vehicle operator's license; reliable to report for duty assignments on time; compliance to the Campus Police Officers Rules and Regulations/Manual of Operating Procedures and chain of command.
Hagerstown Community College (HCC) was founded in 1946 as Maryland’s first community college. The College serves more than 6,000 credit students and 7,000 non-credit students each year and awards associate degrees, certificates and letters of recognition. HCC is located in scenic western Maryland on a 319-acre campus. The College has experienced strong growth over the last decade and has contin...ued to invest in upgrading facilities, from the construction of a brand new Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Building to a Performing and Visual Arts Education Center. Faculty members utilize state-of-the-art teaching tools and the Fletcher Faculty Development Center provides resources needed to support the college’s faculty members in improving and providing teaching excellence. Students have the opportunity to learn in sophisticated classrooms and laboratories and can gain supplemental instruction from the Learning Support Center. HCC is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and offers more than 100 programs of study available for university transfer, career preparation, or personal development, as well as non-credit continuing education courses, customized training programs and adult education. HCC employs approximately 800 individuals each year in full and part-time positions and has been able to maintain a talented and very student-centered faculty and staff team who are dedicated to helping students stay close and go far.