Campus Safety Officer
Campus Safety Officer
Posting Number: R0003643
Location: Salem Campus
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Campus Safety officers are responsible for helping ensure the safety and security of Willamette University's students, employees, visitors and property during their assigned shift. They deal with all violations of law and campus policy in an appropriate and equitable manner and positively engage with diverse individuals and groups in support of an inclusive environment.
This position is responsible for responding to situations utilizing a set of well-defined policies, procedures and expectations. Must be able to perform duties with independence. Provides direction and supervision to work-study students but has no formal responsibility for supervision. Public relations are an important part of this position. Requires strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills to exchange information with individuals both inside and outside the University. Requires an understanding of a culturally diverse community and the need to interact in a manner that fosters positive relationships in respectful, equitable and inclusive ways.
Reasonable Accommodations Statement:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Work requires a response to safety/critical situations
utilizing a set of well-defined policies, procedures, and
expectations, where only unusual matters are elevated to the
supervisor. May take action with a moderate degree of
- Work may require attention to detail.
- May perform work which typically requires knowledge of
principles, concepts, systems, processes, and
- Work may involve leading others.
- Must meet minimum criteria for certification by the Board on
Public Safety Standards and Training, which requires candidates be
21 years of age, high school diploma or GED, and free from any
felony criminal convictions.
- Any combination of education and experience that provides the
required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential
functions of the position.
- Minimum of two years' experience in a security position (or two
years college level law enforcement or criminal justice courses)
- Valid Oregon Driver's license, clean driving record and ability
to be insured.
- Customer service experience.
- Experience working in a security-related field.
- Experience working at a college or university.
All University positions require that candidates submit to a criminal conviction record check prior to hire. Conviction does not automatically preclude candidates from being hired. Nature of conviction will be considered relative to the duties of the position.
Apply online at https://willamette.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/willametteuniversityjobs/job/Salem-Campus/Campus-Safety-Officer_R0003643
Believing that diversity contributes to academic excellence and to rich and rewarding communities, WU is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. We seek candidates, particularly those from historically under-represented groups, whose work furthers diversity and who bring to campus varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.