About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally
diverse institution providing quality education and research in
aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with
residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida, and
Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides
educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations
throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and
aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique
institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved
with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates
who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace, and
other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in
seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation;
Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security,
and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate,
graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's
residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total
enrolled with the University around the world.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus is
hiring a Safety Officer to support the Campus Safety and Security
team. As an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Safety Officer,
your primary task is to provide a safe and secure campus for the
students (residential and non-residential), faculty, staff,
contractors, and guests. You are also tasked with protecting
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s assets, facilities,
property, business interests, and reputation. These goals will be
accomplished by taking a service-oriented, community-building
educational approach. Our objectives include deterrence, detection,
timely response, effective action, and accurate reporting. All
members of the Prescott Campus Safety and Security Department are
expected to project a professional appearance and demeanor in all
their interactions with the campus community and the public.
Community Crime Prevention and safety activities including, but
not limited to
General campus patrol duties, investigating incidents, performing
building checks, surveillance, and application of the traffic and
parking regulations. Apply university administrative policies and
Respond to and mitigate emergencies including, but not limited
Fires, medical emergencies, criminal incidents, misconduct
issues, and facilities problems.
Housing support activities including, but not limited to
Foot patrol of each residence hall every shift, inspection of
parking lots and grounds; conducting educational programs, and
responding to calls for service from students and housing
Technical support for fire, life, safety, and security systems
including, but not limited to
: Notifier/ONYX Works, Prowatch,
RAVE, ARMS, department web pages, Eagle Card administration, access
control programming and downloads, inspection and testing of code
blue phones, courtesy phones, elevators emergency functions,
evacuation chairs, AED maintenance, fire extinguishers.
Campus service calls including, but not limited to
signage for events, unlocking/locking doors, monitoring and
staffing special events, and disabled vehicle jumpstarts. Other
duties as assigned.
Inspect for and report any safety hazards including, but not
fire hazards, trip hazards, view obstructions, road
obstructions, unsafe work practices, unsafe lighting.
Departmental administrative tasks including, but not limited
preparing reports and briefing shift relief. Attend
training sessions and reviewing logs, memos, and the policy and
procedures manual. Actively participate in departmental staff
Team support duties including, but not limited to:
the dispatch desk, maintain radio dispatch/log, administrative/desk
tasks, answering the phone, and serving walk-in clients. Expertise
on the following systems and processes required: ONYX Works, ARMS,
T2, Prowatch, MaxPro, RAVE, Onnity, Key control, Radios, Landlines,
Smartphones, SchedulER and Access lists.
ERAU benefits include:
- Retirement Plan - ERAU offers immediate vesting and provides a
6% gift and will match up to 4% of employee contributions
- Two BCBS health plans – PPO and high deductible plan with a
health savings account
- Tuition waivers for employees, spouses, and dependent
- Use of various campus services: fitness center, library,
mailroom and enjoy observation flights
High school (or GED) level ability in spelling, grammar, basic
composition, and math.
Minimum of one to three years work related experience.
R equired licenses, certificates, and /or security
Valid Arizona Driver license, “D” license from Arizona Department
of Transportation Must meet the University’s standards for approved
drivers. Unacceptable driving records (as stated in the Use of
Equipment and Vehicles Procedure 1.17) include the following (for
three years from the date of each occurrence): a. More than 3
moving violations and/or accidents in 3 years b. More than 2 moving
violations and/or accidents in any 1 year.
Required skills, knowledge, abilities:
Analytical skills, Working knowledge or ability to learn to use
Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Outlook/email, and Internet
Ability to assess situations and handle problems in an orderly and
professional manner. Be in good health with normal vision, hearing
dexterity, with the ability to withstand sudden energy demands.
Possess a positive attitude and have good oral and written