San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.
The review of applications will begin on a as needed basis. The online application should be completed in detail. Completion of the online application is required for consideration; a resume alone will not suffice.
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This recruitment will be used to establish a pool of candidates for current and future full-time, permanent (probationary) appointments. Work schedule to be arranged.
Under the direction of a Police Corporal and/or Patrol Sergeant, Police Officers perform general patrol and operational police duties and may assist in investigations or as members on special teams or task forces. They conduct foot, vehicular, and bicycle patrol on campus and in the adjacent community. Incumbents are responsible for reporting and investigating crimes and traffic incidents, enforcing state laws and local ordinances, responding to medical emergencies, and all other incidents requiring police assistance.
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Compensation and Benefits
Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $7,235 per month. CSU Classification Salary Range: $4,682 - $7,235 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources.
San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here.
High school diploma or equivalent
Successful completion of a California Peace Officer Standards & Training (P.O.S.T.) certified basic police academy (or current P.O.S.T. waiver letter)
Possession of a valid California Driver's License, or ability to obtain one within 10 days of hire
Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills
California P.O.S.T. basic, intermediate, and/or advanced certificate.
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The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background investigation (including a criminal records check, local records check, credit check, polygraph) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate receives a conditional offer of employment with the CSU. After a conditional offer is extended, candidates must satisfactorily complete a medical examination (including drug testing) and psychological examination. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background investigation may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
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SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.
Since it was founded in 1897, San Diego State University has grown to offer bachelor's degrees in 91 areas, master's degrees in 78 areas and doctorates in 22 areas. SDSU's approximately 35,000 students participate in an academic curriculum distinguished by direct contact with faculty and an increasing international emphasis that prepares them for a global future. SDSU's annual economic impact to the state of California is $6.5 billion, according to an impact report done by the California State University in 2010.Of SDSU's 280,000-plus alumni, approximately 60 percent live in San Diego. They comprise more than half the region's engineers, teachers, entrepreneurs and the local workforce for a host of other industries.San Diego State University is a community diverse in race, ethnicity, language, culture, social class, national origin, religious and political belief, age, ability, gender, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation. As a university committed to learning in all its forms, San Diego State University recognizes the need to attract and retain a critical mass of diverse persons who will advance its goals and ideals.