Shift assignment(s) are made based on operational needs and subject to change – (see “Work Hours” for hours of operation)
The officer would be expected to perform routine security patrols, investigate reported and self-initiated complaints. Investigate and prepare reports on all incidents reported to security (criminal complaints, fire alarms, injuries, accidents and illnesses). Respond to emergency situations, assist with building evacuation and provide aid and assistance where needed. Assist with medical needs and call for/provide transportation to medical resources. Other routine duties include but are not limited to on-campus parking and traffic enforcement and control, enforce college regulations and lock and unlock campus buildings. The officer will also be available to operate all department vehicles which include campus shuttles and provide security escorts to students, faculty and staff upon request.
Patrols, inspections and investigations require frequent indoor and outdoor routines in all types of weather conditions; foot, vehicle and stationary patrols required; possible exposure to hazardous materials, severe weather conditions and physical confrontations with unstable persons and individuals who are violating laws and regulations.
Relations to other positions: Works closely with other security officers, student workers, shuttle drivers, resident directors and advisors, maintenance personnel, college administrators, local law enforcement agencies and emergency services.
Education / Experience:
Associate Degree in Criminal Justice or equivalent experience is required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Prior Law Enforcement experience preferred but not required.
Must currently possess NYS Security Guard License.
Competencies / Skills:
Must have a valid driver’s license with no significant convictions.
Supervision of Employees:
Assist with supervising student workers/shuttle drivers on shift.
Physical and Mental Demands:
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Good physical condition required, including hearing, eyesight and walking ability. Good verbal and writing skills are required.
This is an entry level position- full time.
Work Hours: 40 Hours – Full Time
Shift of normal operations are:
Shift A – 7:00 am – 3:00 pm Shift B – 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm Shift C – 11:00 pm – 7:00 am
Required to be available for overtime and shift changes on short notice, or may be subject to recall. Operation is 24/7. May be assigned to any shift.
Special Conditions for Eligibility:
Submit a copy of your current Security Guard License with application.
It is the policy of St. John Fisher College to provide Equal Employment Opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with the applicable federal, state, and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in each locality in which the College has employees.
The College does not discriminate against applicants or employees in hiring, promotion, termination or the terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military status, veteran status, predisposing genetic, characteristics or genetic information, arrest or conviction record, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 1983
About St. John Fisher College
St. John Fisher College is an independent, liberal arts institution in the Catholic tradition of American higher education. The College emphasizes liberal learning for students in traditional academic disciplines, as well as for those in more directly career-oriented fields. We are committed to enriching the work, teaching and life experiences for all faculty and staff, in support of the College’s mission. Human Resources is dedicated to providing high quality service with a true sense of personal value for all faculty, staff and their families and consistently meeting or exceeding expectations in all human capital disciplines. Mission: St. John Fisher College is a collaborative community dedicated to teaching, learning, and scholarship in a student-centered educational environment. The College is guided by its liberal arts tradition and its Catholic heritage, as expressed in the motto of its founders, the Basilian Fathers: “teach me goodness, discipline, and knowledge.” Fisher engages individuals in lives of intellectual inquiry, professional integrity, and civic responsibility, where diversity and service to others are valued and practiced.