The Campus Police Officer is a member of the campus police force, which serves and protects the college community. The Officer is responsible for maintaining security and safety of persons and property; identifying potential security and safety hazards; being observant and responding to potential criminal activity on campus; maintaining good public relations by assisting others as a source of information and direction; controlling and regulating traffic and parking as needed; and investigating all security, safety, and traffic incidents.
Certification as a law enforcement officer or the willingness to complete basic law enforcement school as required by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services. Must be 21 years of age by completion of law enforcement certification. Valid driver's license required. Demonstrated experience in a variety of computer software programs. Demonstrated communication skills, both written and verbal, and sound decision making. Ability to perform all physical duties and responsibilities of a police officer. Must pass a pre-employment health physical.
Demonstrated experience in relating with a diverse group of people. Demonstrated experience in making sound independent decisions. Knowledge of the law and University policy. Prior University police experience in law enforcement or related area. Current Virginia DCJS law enforcement certification. Associates degree and some experience in law enforcement or equivalent training, education or certification or experience.
Work Location: Radford
Posting Number: C00186P
Position Number: C00014
Department: Police Department-20006
Application Review Date: 08/22/2019
Internal Number: 7692
About Radford University
Radford University serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service and research programs. Radford University is committed to creating and supporting a highly productive, diverse and qualified workforce. As one of the largest employers in the region, Radford University seeks employees who support teaching, research and the public service mission of the university.