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Certified Police Officer (2 Available)

Employer
Delta State University
Location
Mississippi, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Date posted
May 17, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Law & Legal Studies
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details



Delta State University

Certified Police Officer (2 Available)

Position Type: Staff

Department: Police Department and Campus Safety

Posting Number: 201201432

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Tenure/Non-Tenure: Non-Tenure Track

Salary Basis: 12 month

Responsibilities:
The officer is responsible for protecting life and property utilizing effective crime prevention techniques, and apprehending criminals. The officer will enforce university, state and applicable federal laws, regulations and policies. The officer may be assigned to traffic and crowd control as well as securing buildings after business operations have ceased. The officer must be able to act soundly without direct supervision, and to exercise independent judgment in dealing with emergency situations.

Qualifications:
Must be physically fit and able to walk, run, climb, and crawl to the extent prescribed by the Board on Law Enforcement Standards and Training. Candidate must have good verbal communication as well as written communication skills. Must be able to operate a motor vehicle including a car, truck, ATV, or other vehicles. The candidate must be a board-certified police officer or able to obtain a transitional status by being Post certified in another state..High School Diploma or GED.
Applicants must be certified as a Law Enforcement Officer through P.O.S.T. (Peace Officers Standard and Training), POST certified in another US State, or currently in the Academy.
Must have a valid Mississippi driver’s License. Associate’s Degree or an undergraduate degree in a related field is preferred.

Salary:
12 monthCommensurate with experience and qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED.
Applicants must be certified as a Law Enforcement Officer through P.O.S.T. (Peace Officers Standard and Training), POST certified in another US State, or currently in the Academy.
Must have a valid Mississippi driver’s License.

Preferred Qualifications:
Associate’s Degree or an undergraduate degree in a related field is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
You must attach proof of certification as a Law Enforcement Officer from a POST agency in MS or another State, and be eligible for transfer if outside MS.

Additional Information:
Start Date of Employment to be Determined

Open Date: 08/25/2023

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Click Here

Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University. jeid-7aea705b42641f4c9990a09d7efed06f

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