Job Number: 25104365 Full/Part Time: Full Time Schedule: varies Salary: $82,914 - $104,233
Position Information The primary mission of the University of California Police is the protection of life and property on University property. The primary goal of the department is to accomplish its mission in a manner which enhances and supports the University's ability to deliver quality higher education and research opportunities in a peaceful environment. To provide guidance for officers tasked with accomplishing the stated mission within department policies and procedures, and as defined within their assigned responsibilities and duties. Individual responsibilities of officers are described in the University wide Police Policies and Procedures manual and local UC Riverside Police Policy manual.
**As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment. **
Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement U.S. High school diploma; GED certificate; high school equivalency certificate; or a two (2) year, four (4) year, or advanced degree from an accredited or approved college/university Required Graduation from a POST approved police academy or employment as a peace officer by a law enforcement agency as defined in Penal Code section 803.1 or 803.2 (subsection a-d) within two years of date of appointment Preferred
Requirement Public Driving Record Required Drug and Alcohol Test Required Overtime Required Shift Work (hours outside standard Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM work hours) Required Must be willing to periodically travel and work special event assignments to provide safety on other UC campuses (i.e. football games, festival/concerts, UC Regent meetings, etc). Required U.S. citizenship Required 21 years of age or older Required Vision no less than 20/100, correctable to at least 20/30 in both eyes; normal color vision (an exception for contact lenses is available) Required No hearing impairment Required Ability to successfully complete the minimum POST physical agility requirements Required No felony convictions (pursuant to Government Code 1029) Required Possession of a valid, class 'C' California driver's license with a prudent driving record, as evidenced by DMV report Required Extensive background investigation (sustained findings of misconduct related to moral turpitude, sexual harassment, bias, discrimination, or any other finding determined to be inconsistent with the University?s principles and values, or a resignation while under investigation are disqualifying factors) : medical and psychological examinations Required Successful assessment by an interview panel comprised of police department personnel, students, non-police staff and faculty of the UCR campus community. Required
Preferred Qualifications Ability and willingness to work rotation shifts with changing days off, in a twenty-four, seven-day operation. Ability to meet the rigorous mental and physical requirements of police work, and work effectively under pressure in potentially hazardous or ambiguous situations Basic computer proficiency Ability and willingness to work in an environment which demands police officer integrity, excellence, accountability and respect, personal involvement in the community as a problem solving resource, must demonstrate behaviors that are consistent with the University?s Principles of Community and the ability to be a friendly outgoing, caring and approachable person Strong oral and written communication skills Ability and willingness to work with allied law enforcement agencies in a task force cooperative Community Policing venture
Additional Information Knowledge and understanding of local, state and federal laws applicable to the police function generally, and to the University of California police function specifically
Knowledge and understanding of the workings of the California criminal justice system
Current or recent University of California affiliation as a student or staff member
Knowledge and understanding of current police practices, protocols and procedures
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission explicitly states the goal of providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.The University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.