SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Chain of Command: Shift supervisor, Captain, and Chief of Police
SUPERVISION EXERCISED: None
General Statement of Duties:
Supports the campus community, while providing exceptional customer service to the students, staff and faculty in the community. Primary duties are patrolling the campus via foot or cruiser, securing and checking buildings, grounds, and adjacent areas and enforcing state laws as well as departmental rules and regulations of the institution. Works in collaboration with the local community and the Worcester State University Police Department.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Classification specifications are available at http://www.mass.edu/foradmin/humanresources/classspecshrd.asp
Campus Police Officers work under exposure to injury resulting from dangerous weapons, physical and verbal abuse and adverse weather conditions; carry firearms; work with people under physical and/or emotional stress; work alone in isolated or high-crime areas; walk and stand for prolonged periods of time; lift and carry heavy objects or people; may travel for job related purposes; and may be required to furnish private transportation for job-related travel for which mileage is reimbursed.
Minimum Requirements and Qualifications
All officers are required to attend a full-time academy. Candidates who successfully complete the probationary period for continued employment may be considered for the Massachusetts Special State Police Recruit academy. Failure to meet the entrance requirements or to successfully complete the course of training shall result in dismissal. Candidates must understand that there is a contractual commitment following academy training, once completed - per Appendix O of the AFSCME Collective Bargaining Agreement.
*Salary:$847.93(1) *Immediate Supervisor: Shift Supervisor *Area of Assignment: University Police *Days Off: TBD *Shift: TBD
Supervisor, area of assignment, shift and days off are currently applicable to this position; however, these specifications are descriptive and not restrictive and are subject to change by the administration.
All applicants must apply online at worcester.interviewexchange.com
Requested documents for submission include a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Applicants must complete the National Student Clearinghouse Authorization form or submit the official transcript of highest degree.
All information that can be uploaded to one's e-account should be done so by the applicant; information which cannot may be faxed to 508-929-8169, or may be sent to the following address:
Director of Human Resources
Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA 01602-2597
Internal Number: 96884
About Worcester State University
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.