Campus Safety Officer, PNCA
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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
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.
Typical Work Schedule
- Customer service experience.
- Experience working in a security-related field.
- Experience working at a college or university.
12-hour shifts, 3 days one week and 4 days the next. Hours vary
from nights to days.
Physical Demands & Working Conditions
Requires heavy physical effort, moving over 60 pounds, on an
intermittent basis (less than 15% of the time). Requires high
attention to detail or deadlines on an occasional basis (between
15% and 45% of the time). Work requires exposure to multiple
disagreeable elements, at least three or more of which are intense,
on an intermittent basis (less than 15% of the time).
Applications will reviewed on a rolling basis as received until
the position is filled.
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
You will need to upload the following two documents as part of
your application materials in the "My Experience" section labeled
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Apply online at https://willamette.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/willametteuniversityjobs/job/Portland-Campus/Campus-Safety-Officer--PNCA_R0004938
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.
- Cover letter addressing the required/desired qualifications and
presenting any other applicant characteristics which deserve
- Current Resume