The Event Security Representative will be responsible for the
enforcement of security policies and safety violations, maintaining
specific zones and areas within the facility, maintaining a
customer service demeanor, demonstrating a thorough knowledge of
the layout of the facility and the normal ingress and egress
patterns, responding and/or assisting with First Aid on an
emergency basis and responding to emergency and evacuation
situations as it relates to events held at the University of Dayton
Arena, UD Athletics Fields and/or any UD-sponsored events.
21 years of age or older
Working knowledge of local and state criminal and traffic
Must be a current OPOTA Certified Police Officer or a retired
police officer who has obtained and maintained Qualified Retirement
Law Enforcement Officer status (as that term is used in 18 USC
926C(c)). All Event Security Representatives must provide and carry
their active sworn ID or Retired Peace Officer ID and firearm
qualification card during all assigned events.
Required to carry personally-owned firearm, not employer-owned
firearm. All firearms, ammunition and methods of carry must be
approved by the Executive Director of Public Safety/Chief of
Police. Event Security Representatives must qualify with that
firearm annually by an instructor approved by University of Dayton
Department of Public Safety and submit record of that
Free of felony convictions and convictions involving misdemeanors
of violence or sexual misbehavior.
Possess the physical ability to stand for long periods of
Able to become oriented to a large facility while learning and
retaining multiple instructions and policies.
Knowledge of and ability to use the following: two-way radio;
ticket scanner; telephone; AED; wheelchair; and stair chair.
Obtain authorization of secondary employment from other employer
Successfully complete a background check conducted by University
of Dayton Department of Public Safety. All hires will be approved
by the Executive Director of Public Safety/Chief of Police.
Complete training and adhere to the Use of Force Policy outlined
by the University of Dayton Department of Public Safety.
Attend any mandatory training set by the Executive Director of
Public Safety/Chief of Police.
Must be willing to work weekends, evenings and holidays along
with committing to working 50% of Men's Basketball games AND 50% of
all other non-UD events.
While not everyone may possess all of the preferred qualifications,
the ideal candidate will bring many of the following:
Knowledge and use of the following: Two-way radio, Ticket Scanner,
Telephone, AED, Wheelchair, Stair Chair, walk through metal
detector and hand held metal detector.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
A federal court on December 7, 2021, issued a ruling that suspends
the COVID-19 vaccine requirement that applies to federal
contractors nationwide. With this development, the University will
pause any enforcement action against employees who have not
complied with the requirement to be fully vaccinated by Dec. 8,
2021 or to have requested an exemption to maintain their employment
The University will continue to monitor the state of the pandemic
on campus and in the community as well as developments in federal
and state requirements, and also will continue to regularly consult
with public health officials and our medical panel. As has been the
case throughout the pandemic, our protocols and requirements are
subject to change depending on conditions on campus or in our
community, and government requirements.
Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is
committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve
equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus
community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer,
we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected
veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race,
color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender