California State University, Fullerton Police Department
September 12, 2018
$64,440 - $86,820 annually
Full Time - Entry Level
4 Year Degree
The University Police Department is nationally-accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies with a mission to ensure the University community’s right to a crime free environment through exemplary and professional service. The University Police Department consists of 30 sworn police officers working a variety of assignments. After completing a 12-month probationary period, officers are eligible for special assignments including; motorcycle patrol, explosives detection K9, Critical Response Unit, North County SWAT, bicycle patrol and Investigations.
About the Position: The University Police department is dedicated to ensuring the University Community's right to a crime free environment through exemplary and professional service. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team as a Police Officer. The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude and an active, energetic mind that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.
Under general supervision, the Police Officer, on an assigned shift, performs patrol duties on foot or by vehicle to protect university personnel, property, and facilities against accidents, bodily harm, fire, theft, vandalism and illegal entry. Assists with medical aids occurring on campus. Makes observations of suspicious vehicles and persons on campus. Responds to calls for service and reported offenses. Directs traffic at scenes of accidents and impacted intersections. The officer enforces laws and traffic regulations, apprehends violators, and provides general information and assistance to the public. Completes all required paperwork for successful prosecution and testifies in court. Prepares written reports of incidents reported and observed to include incident, crime and accident reports. May be responsible for assigned follow-up investigation reports. Tracks all activities in written form and prepares data for computer entry. Performs building unlocks and lockups on request. May provide security for large gatherings, assemblies, and other campus activities to include athletic events and commencement. Participates in emergency preparedness, crime prevention and safety programs. Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or the equivalent and eligibility to attend a certified P.O.S.T. basic training academy. Ability to qualify for and satisfactorily meet the ongoing standards of the basic P.O.S.T. academy training. Possession of the mental capacity, physical agility, and learning potential to perform all aspects of P.O.S.T. training and police work.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Internal Number: 10641BR
About California State University, Fullerton Police Department
California State University, Fullerton Police Department currently has 29 sworn police officers. The population of the campus is approximately 38,000 students, staff, and faculty.
Under general supervision, the Police Officer, on an assigned shift, performs patrol duties on foot or by vehicle to protect University personnel, property, and facilities against accidents, bodily harm, fire, theft, vandalism and illegal entry. The officer enforces laws and traffic regulations, apprehends violators, and provides general information and assistance to the public. Other duties as assigned.