Responsible for the performance of routine and special security duties, providing a service-oriented security and safety program for the University. Security Officers serve the University in the areas of emergency services, maintenance of public order, coordination of other University services related to the Security function, and crime prevention.
Officers interact, work with and assist Gonzaga Community members of diverse backgrounds.
Security Officers support the educational and developmental mission of the Administrative Division, as well as the Catholic, Jesuit and humanistic principles of the University Mission Statement.
HS Diploma or GED
1-3 years experience
Early career, knowledge may be from education and/or experience.
Valid driver’s license
Ability to operate radio equipment, surveillance software, report writing software and multiple computer programs
Must be able to obtain a Limited Commission with the Spokane Police Department
Ability to pass an extensive background check
Must be able to work extended shifts due to emergencies on campus
Ability to work overtime as required or directed
Possess or ability to obtain basic first aid and CPR certification
At Gonzaga we don’t just state our mission. We live it every day as a Catholic, Jesuit, and humanistic University. It is the reason we exist and the foundation for our purpose: educating students for lives of leadership and service. From students to faculty and staff members, everyone here knows what we stand for – and they know how valuable our mission is to the success of our institution. Our competitive benefit packages are part of Gonzaga’s commitment to care for the whole person. Packages include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, retirement, tuition benefits, and other University-provided benefits. We also provide numerous resources which help bring balance to the complexities of work and personal life through our work/life and wellness programs.