Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 08, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time


Position Number: S00809P
Position Type: Staff
Position Category: Fulltime Hourly Staff
Search Type: Internal
Posted Salary Information:
Driver Classification: Driver
City: Richmond
Division: VP for Finance & Administration
Department: Campus Public Safety
Unit: Police Department
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Contact Person: Brandon Collins
Schedule Type: Full Time (40 hrs per week or more)
Additional Schedule Details: Schedule will be determined by the needs of the police department.
Funding Source:

Position Summary:
The Sergeant supervises the activities and assigned duties of patrol level police officers. These functions will also include the protection of life and property, preservation of the peace, furnishing of various services to enhance and support efficient operations within the university community.

Minimum Education:
High school diploma or GED, Associates
Degree or with at least 60 semester hours of college level work or satisfactory equivalent law enforcement experience or training.

Minimum Experience:
Knowledge: High school diploma or GED, Associates
Degree or with at least 60 semester hours of college level work or satisfactory equivalent law enforcement experience or training.

Experience: Minimum of three years law enforcement
Requirements for Police Officer 1
• At least 21 years of age.
• Valid Driver’s license.
• Citizen of the United States of America.
• Qualifies for acceptance for Kentucky Law Enforcement Council basic police training program and/or certification as a police officer under Kentucky Statues.
• Persons that qualify for police officer certification under Kentucky Statue and are graduates of the Police Basic Training program may be given preference.

Essential Skills:
• First Aid Certification
• Use of firearms.
• Basic Photography
• Motor vehicle operation and inspection.
• Typing
• Report Composition
• Basic fingerprint and latent fingerprint search and development
• Crime scene search.
• Interrogation
• Knowledge of laws and regulations
• Knowledge of university organization, personnel operations.
• Traffic Control
• Accident Investigation

Minimum Licensure and Certification:

Qualification Equivalencies:

Desired Qualifications:

Job Functions:
Provide supervision to police officers assigned to the scheduled shift; • Assign police officers daily duties and activities. • Inspect officer’s equipment and appearance during each shift. • Report to scene of serious incidents or accidents and ensure th
Provides services for the prevention of illegal, unsafe or undesirable activity from occurring on University property or during University activities;
Provides Enforcement of all University, City, State and Federal law as it applies to keeping order at the University
Manages the traffic issues on and around university properties;
Rendering of service to University as established by departmental policy and procedures;
Other Duties within Divisional Responsibility;

Posting Number: S00809P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 06/03/2021
Application Review Date: 06/10/2021
Job Close Date: 6/10/2021
Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

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