Central Ohio Technical College and The Ohio State University at Newark are accepting online applications for a full-time security Officer/dispatcher position.
Summary of Duties:
Dispatches security personnel to emergency and non-emergency incidents. Issues parking permits and IDs. Conducts background checks, and fingerprints for faculty, staff, and students. Dispenses/receives campus keys for full and part-time staff and faculty. Conducts security patrols of all campus facilities and parking lots on and off campus property. Enforces motor vehicle regulations on campus; issues parking citations, checks buildings for safety and security hazards, secures and opens buildings, classes and offices as needed. Responds to fire alarms as appropriate and resets alarm panels as needed. Acts as a liaison with police, fire and alarm center personnel. Provides information by telephone and/or radio; maintains the daily log. Obtains information and renders written reports on fire, crimes, unusual incidents, complaints, mishaps, and vehicle accidents not involving injuries. Performs a variety of safety and security-related duties; administers first aid as needed, operates small fire extinguishing equipment, operates campus vehicles; promotes proper safety practices within the campus population. Conducts inspections of emergency, interior and exterior lighting as needed and reports outages of lights to facilities maintenance. Conducts fire extinguisher inspections. Other additional duties as directed by supervisor. This position is considered essential.
Central Ohio Technical College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
High School diploma or GED required.
Valid Ohio Driver’s license with clean arrest and driving record; selected candidate will be subject to a criminal background investigation, fingerprinting, employment history verification, driving record abstract. Available 24/7 shift scheduling including holidays as necessary.
Previous security related experience desired.
Current CPR/ AED certification. OPOTA training. Ability to work in a campus setting while using logical problem solving skills in meeting Public Safety and Academic goals.
Additional Salary Information: A comprehensive benefit package included.
Internal Number: PA700363P
About Central OH Technical College
COTC offers 45 degrees and certificates. Students choose COTC to gain hands-on, applicable experience to begin working in a technical field or to transfer those credits toward a bachelor's degree program at many of Ohio's public colleges and universities. COTC has articulation agreements with 22 four-year institutions.
The college’s main campus is located in Newark, Ohio, 35 miles east of Columbus, Ohio, the state’s capital. The greater Columbus area enjoys a thriving economy and boasts a population of over 2 million in its greater metropolitan area. With the college’s longstanding commitment to accessibility and affordability at the forefront, COTC implemented an aggressive plan for outreach and growth and now maintains three Higher Learning Commission (HLC) accredited full-service campuses in Coshocton, Knox and Pataskala, in addition to its main campus in Newark. The college is committed to providing education to all those who seek it, recognizing their diversity and needs. COTC is the only technical college in Ohio with four HLC accredited campuses.
COTC’s student-centered environment is at the core of all programming—from high-quality, hands-on instruction and resources... for first-generation college students and others who face personal challenges to opportunities for continued growth, development and success. Additionally, through its integration of academics and applied career preparation, COTC continues to be well aligned with local employer needs and economic development goals. The college offers 24 associate degree programs and 14 credit certificate programs in the in-demand fields of engineering technologies, computer and business information technologies, health technologies, public services and safety, and arts & sciences. The college offers additional customized workforce training through its Workforce Development Innovation Center (WDIC). Programs offered through the WDIC range from professional education and training of technical skill enhancement and safety certifications, to soft skills development and professional designation exam preparation.
COTC’s longstanding reputation for excellence allows the college to attract and maintain an excellent staff and faculty dedicated to the academic success of students. Further, through strategic planning and management, the college has eliminated all debt and remains debt free. From this position of strength, the college is well positioned for the future and maintains its vision is to be recognized as Ohio’s premier technical college focused on student success as well as for excellence in workforce development and technical education.
The Ohio State University at Newark offers the best of the Big Ten educational experience, including a rich research heritage and academic excellence. Small class sizes and interaction with faculty through research projects are unique features at Ohio State Newark. Students can complete bachelor's degree programs in education, nursing (RN to BSN), business, English, history and psychology. In addition, students can complete master's degrees in Early/Middle Childhood Education (M.Ed.) and in Integrated Teaching and Learning (M.A.), and most of the coursework for the master's in social work (M.S.W.). Students can take courses toward other Ohio State degree programs, and then transition on to the Columbus campus.