Campus Police Officer Recruit, Department of Public Safety
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Internal Number: 496922
CAMPUS POLICE OFFICER RECRUIT, Department of Public Safety
Under immediate supervision, as a Recruit, provides foot and vehicular patrol security and surveillance throughout Rowan University’s entire Glassboro main campus; performs related work as required.
Completion of the Basic Course for Police Officers at a New Jersey Police Training Commission (PTC) certified Police Academy and ability to furnish proof of same.
Graduation from high school or possession of an approved high school equivalency certificate.
United States citizenship.
Possession of a valid driver’s license.
Candidates must pass a NJ State Police background investigation, psychological test and medical exam administered by the appointing authority (Rowan University) to determine fitness to perform the duties of a Campus Police Officer Recruit. Any psychological, medical, or physical condition or defect that would prevent efficient performance of the duties of the position, cause the appointee to be a hazard to himself/herself or others, or become aggravated as a result of performance of these duties will be cause for rejection.
Candidates must be able to be commissioned as a police officer under New Jersey Statue 18A and authorized to enforce Title 2C and Title 39 by training and experience.
Appointees who successfully complete the 12 month training period will be eligible for advancement, under Civil Service Commission procedures, to the title and salary of Campus Police Officer. The inability of an employee in the Campus Police Officer Recruit title to attain a level of performance warranting advancement to the Campus Police Officer Title shall be considered for separation.
Only completed, online applications submitted on or before the deadline will be considered.
Candidates must me be legally authorized to work in the U.S., and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Please note that this position is subject to the NJ First Act, requiring public employees to establish residency in the State of New Jersey. See N.J.S.A. 52:14-7 (L. 2011, Chapter 70) for further information.
A top 100 national public research institution, Rowan University offers bachelor’s through doctoral and professional programs in person and online to 23,000 students through its main campus in Glassboro, N.J., its medical school campuses in Camden and Stratford, and five others. Home to Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; Ric Edelman College of Communication & Creative Arts; William G. Rohrer College of Business; Virtua Health College of Medicine & Health Sciences; Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and the School of Osteopathic Medicine, it also comprises the colleges of Education, Humanities & Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science & Mathematics; Virtua Health School of Nursing & Health Professions; the schools of Earth & Environment; Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Translational Biomedical Engineering & Sciences; Veterinary Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; and a multidisciplinary honors college. Rowan focuses on practical research at the intersection of engineering, medicine, science and business while ensuring excellence in undergraduate education. The University has earned national recognition for innovation; commitment to high-quality, af...fordable education; and developing public-private partnerships. A Carnegie-classified (R2/high research activity) institution, Rowan has been recognized as the fourth fastest-growing public research university for three consecutive years as reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education.