Brown Universityâ™s Department of Public Safety is seeking experienced police officer candidates for our Campus Police Officer position.Â To be considered for this position, you must be a Graduate of The Rhode Island Municipal Police Academy (RIMPA) or another certified police academy that is equivalent and/or eligible for reciprocity with the RIMPA.Â Â Â
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island, the Brown University Department of Public Safety is a fully-sworn, nationally accredited law enforcement department with over 93 highly trained members who are committed to serving and protecting a diverse campus community of over 12,000 members.
The Departmentâ™s Campus Police Officers are responsible for patrolling the campus to deter crime, participate in community-oriented policing and problem-solving, develop positive and professional community relations, investigate crimes and respond to calls for service and assistance.
Campus Police Officers also enforce the laws of the State of Rhode Island and the ordinances of the City of Providence and have concurrent police jurisdiction on campus property and the streets and highways adjacent to the campus.
Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Protection of life and property.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Apprehension and protection of offenders.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Preservation of the peace and maintenance of order.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Assist with the development and improvement of mechanisms to create and enhance relationships with the department and the community.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Willingness and ability to support a diverse and inclusive environment.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Competitive salary
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Paid Vacation, sick and personal days
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Employee Education Program
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Tuition Assistance Program for employee dependents
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 403B retirement program with University contributions
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Must be 21 years of age with a valid driverâ™s license
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Must be a US citizen
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Possess a valid driverâ™s license and the ability to operate a motor vehicle
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Must have a high school diploma with higher education in related field a plus. Â
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Must have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions. Â
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ability to provide high level of customer service
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ability to treat others with dignity and respect regardless of the situation
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Graduate of RI Municipal Police Academy, or otherÂ certified Police Academy that is equivalent and/or eligible for reciprocity with the RI Municipal Police Academy.Â
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Experienced candidates will be required to pass a background investigation, psychological exam and physical exam at our University Health Services.
All offers of employment are contingent upon a successful completion of a criminal background check, a motor vehicles record check and education verification satisfactory to Brown.
Brown University is an E-Verify Employer.Â Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Application Deadline is Friday, January 24, 2020
Recruiting Start Date:
Job Posting Title:
Campus Police Officer
Public Safety Office of the Chief
Department of Public Safety
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Internal Number: REQ163807
About Brown University
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.