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Public Safety on-call

Posting Information

Posting Information

Position Title Public Safety on-call
Position Type Staff


General Employment Period


General Work Schedule (days of week)


General shift hours


Benefits Eligible? No
Job Summary/Basic Function

PURPOSE: The purpose of this position is to provide personal safety to students, staff, faculty and visitors of Concordia College while protecting property and enforcing College policies.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the protection of personal safety and property, the investigation and enforcement of campus policies, security of campus buildings, security/ crowd control at various events and reporting maintenance problems.


1. Protection of the personal safety of all people on the campus and the security of campus facilities.

- Assists students, staff, faculty and visitors, as needed, by responding promptly to emergency and routine calls for service (by phone, relaying information to dispatchers or personal contact)
- Provides escorts, Safe Walk, upon request
- Locks and unlocks campus buildings as needed
- Varied foot and vehicle patrol of the campus to detect suspicious people, vehicles or incidents and then taking appropriate action
- Checks campus lighting and reports problems
- Checks machinery, heating devices, pumps, etc. and reports problems
- Knows the location of main water shut offs, sprinkler valves and what part of building they protect, main electrical disconnect panels, etc.
- Transfers money from departments and events to the Business Office
- Composes and types reports of shifts and incidents

2. Enforces College rules, regulations and policies

- Assists other college officials in enforcing policies as requested

3. Investigates Violations

- If the incident is of a serious nature, the officer will notify the supervisor and/or the Police Dept. depending on the circumstances. The officer will do what is necessary to ensure the safety of any people involved and to secure the area
- If the incident is of a routine nature that the officer is able to handle, the officer will investigate the incident and complete a report

4. Provides Crowd Control

- Provides security at campus events that are offered by Concordia College or by others on the campus
- Enforces college regulations at such events
- Performs other duties at such functions as assigned by the Supervisor

5. Performs other tasks and duties as assigned

- Other duties that are not inconsistent with this Job Description or college policies may be assigned by the supervisor

Campus policies and procedures
Security and safety procedures
First Aid

Minimum Qualifications

- Strong oral and written (English)communication skills
- Basic computer skills for typing, email, etc.
- Valid drivers license
- Insurable driving record
- Successful completion of full MN BCA and FBI background investigation

- High School Diploma/GED
- Customer service experience

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience with law enforcement or security training

Open Until Filled Yes
Screening Begins 01/02/2014
EEO/AA Statement

Concordia College will not discriminate against or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, creed, sex, religion, national origin, age, veteran’s status, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, public assistance status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or any other legally protected status.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Employment Contingencies Background Check , Motor Vehicle Record Investigation

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter