Palomar College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive, two-year community college that serves the greater North San Diego County region. Palomar College offers over 200 associates degree and certificate programs to approximately 30,000 full- and part-time students. A favorite in the community among local institutions of higher education, Palomar College recently ranked #1 in community colleges in San Diego County in the San Diegos Best of 2016 Readers Poll. And, Palomar College is just 12 miles from the glistening Pacific Ocean and 30 miles away from all of the exciting cultural activities that sunny San Diego has to offer.
Department: Palomar College Police (Dept)
$5,030.74. A 3% differential pay will be paid for hours worked between 6:00 pm and 10:00 pm. A 6% differential pay will be paid for hours worked between 10:00 pm and 6:00 am.
Full or Part Time: Full-Time
Date Opened: 10/09/2017
Close Date: 11/06/2017
Performs assigned patrols on the San Marcos main campus and offsite educational centers to provide for a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff and campus visitors; ensures enforcement of the California Penal Code, Vehicle Code, other applicable statutes/codes, and District policies and procedures; conducts investigations and makes arrests.
Experience: Current employment as a police officer or deputy sheriff in California; or successful completion of the California Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) basic course/certificate, and/or POST re-qualification course/certificate, and/or California POST basic course/certificate waiver within the past three years or by time of appointment.
Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. Palomar College Police Officers are expected to maintain ongoing training mandated by POST to maintain their skills and retain their Peace Officer status.
Only coursework completed at, and degrees awarded by, accredited institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education will be considered as satisfying the minimum qualifications. Coursework and degrees that are completed outside of the United States are required to have transcripts evaluated (evaluation to U.S. equivalency and a course by course analysis) by an appropriate U.S. credentials evaluation service. For a list of credentials evaluation agencies accepted by Palomar College, visit the National Association of Credentials Evaluation Services (NACES) website at www.naces.org.
Diversity Statement: Position requires sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff.
Benefits: Full-time employees receive fully-paid benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and dependents; life, disability, and long-term care insurance; and sick leave, vacation and paid holidays. Estimated value of these employer-paid benefits is approximately $28,126 annually. All full-time classified employees are enrolled in CalPERS (California Public Employees Retirement System).
Palomar College. located in San Marcos, CA, is dedicated to achieving student success and cultivating a love of learning. Our mission is to provide an engaging teaching and learning environment for students of diverse origins, experiences, needs, abilities, and goals. As a comprehensive community college, we support and encourage students who are pursuing transfer-readiness, general education, b...asic skills, career and technical training, aesthetic and cultural enrichment, and lifelong education. We are committed to promoting the learning outcomes necessary for our students to contribute as individuals and global citizens living responsibly, effectively, and creatively in an interdependent and changing world.