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University of Wisconsin-Madison
Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Aug 15, 2022

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Facilities Management & Physical Plant, Community Relations & Institutional Outreach, Safety & Security
Employment Type
Full Time
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Minimum $14.01 HOURLY
Depending on Qualifications

Job Summary:

This position works under general supervision of the Athletics Building & Grounds Supervisor. The goal is to achieve organized and efficient surveillance of the Intercollegiate Athletic Facilities: to ensure the Facilities are secure, check Mechanical Spaces and provide superior customer and information services daily to people visiting Camp Randall and other associated Athletic Department facilities. Good public relations and communication skills are imperative due to the extent of interaction with staff, students, student-athletes, and the general public. Most encounters are friendly in nature, but a few can be stressful and threatening. The ability to maintain positive and professional customer relations in difficult situations is essential. This position is responsible for establishing and maintaining a high level of customer service. This position functions closely with other staff and departments to work as a team, but also requires the ability to work and make decisions independently.

Staff will serve as role models by practicing exemplary behaviors when working with Athletic staff members, students, Athletes, the general public, and other security staff. Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, and the public.


Patrols selected buildings and/or sites to identify, report, and potentially resolve security issues, responds to emergencies, and assists in the investigation of incidents to provide dedicated protection and security to institution properties, students, staff and visitors. Provides assistance with administrative or operational unit tasks.
  • 25% Completes security and safety checks on institutional property by vehicle patrol, foot patrol, and bicycle patrol or at a fixed location
  • 25% Responds to emergency situations, assists with safety and security investigations, and accurately documents activities according to established policies, procedures, and applicable laws
  • 25% Assists with routine unit administrative operational activities
  • 25% Engages in problem solving and community engagement with security issues
Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion


H.S. Diploma


* Ability to maintain a valid Wisconsin driver's license and maintain a motor vehicle record that meets UW Risk Management Standards to drive State of Wisconsin owned vehicles.
* Public relations skills.
* Customer service skills.
* Written and verbal communication skills.
* Ability to operate fire alarm monitoring equipment with proper training.
* Ability to operate digital automated building controls with proper training.
* Ability in using and maintaining cameras and other devices for recording, analyzing and summarizing information with proper training.* Ability to give directions and/or instructions in a clear, concise and courteous manner.
* Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks.


Drivers License - Valid and Meets UW Risk Management Standards

COVID-19 Considerations:

UW-Madison continues to follow necessary health and safety protocols to protect our campus from COVID-19. All employees remain subject to the COVID-19 Workplace Safety Policy: . Please visit for the most up-to-date information.

Work Schedule:

Saturdays from 6:30am to 6:30pm and Sundays from 6am to 2pm.

Work Type:

It is anticipated this position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location.

Appointment Type, Duration:

Terminal appointment.
This position has the possibility to be extended based on need and/or funding.

How to Apply:

Please complete the online application and attach a resume. Applicants will also be asked to provide three references within the application. All application materials will be reviewed by our search committee after the posted deadline. Applicants selected to participate further in the selection process will be notified directly. All applicants will be notified once a final selection has been made and the search has been completed.


Molly Rae
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Official Title:

Security Officer I(CP041)



Employment Class:

Temporary Employment

Job Number:


The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department .

Applications Open: Aug 15 2022 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Sep 6 2022 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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