OFFICIAL TITLE: Campus Police Officer I SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Chain of Command: Shift supervisor, Captain, and Chief of Police SUPERVISION EXERCISED: None
General Statement of Duties: The Campus Police Officer I supports and protects the campus community while providing exceptional customer service to students, faculty, and staff. Primary duties include 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.
(E) = Essential
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.
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.
Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer which seeks to reflect the diversity of its community.
This is a grade 16, non-exempt, full-time (40 hours), benefited AFSCME position.
Bi-weekly salary is $1,799.63 (annual salary is $46,790.38) plus shift differential.
Shifts Available: 10:00pm - 6:00am with Tuesday and Wednesday OFF; 10:00pm - 6:00am with Wednesday and Thursday OFF.
All applicants must apply online at worcester.interviewexchange.com
Expected 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, if applicable.
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 emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, or may be sent to the following address:
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.