Patrols facilities, buildings and property and detects unauthorized persons or activities and unsafe conditions. Maintains visibility to deter criminal activity.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Provides basic patrol to assigned areas/campus. Patrols various college buildings and/or property, which may include a specific location, building, assignment orspecial event.
Observes and reports faulty and /or unsafe utility equipment, reports obstructions in street or sidewalks, holes, leaking of faulty utility services or other unusual conditions that might endanger the public’s safety.
Observes and reports criminal activity and other incidents or conditions that may jeopardize the safety and security of the community.
Conducts preliminary investigations and assists higher level officer’s in conducting fact-finding investigations or with specific projects.
May appear in court as a witness regarding various incidents that occur in the College community as necessary.
Provides directions and other information to College personnel, students, and/or the general public.
Admits authorized personnel to locked buildings during secure hours.
Maintains regular radio contact with the dispatch center to receive calls for service, to advise of unusual situations, and to request backup when necessary.
Completes necessary administrative forms/reports as required.
Directs traffic, enforces parking regulations, services coin operated parking equipment, and collects special event parking fees.
Provides assistance to local police agencies during emergencies.
Furnishes escort service and transports visitors, guests, staff and students as directed; makes authorized off-campus pick-ups and deliveries.
Meets all job safety requirements and all applicable OSHA safety standards that pertain to the essential functions of the position.
Demonstrates regular attendance.
Accesses and utilizes College prescribed software programs including, but not limited to, training, email and payroll information.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
High School diploma or GED.
Good communication skills, both written and oral.
Possession of a State of Ohio Security Officer Certification and/or a current cadet in the Cuyahoga Community College Police Academy.
Valid Ohio Driver’s license.
Current certifications in First Aid and CPR.
Must obtain certifications in AED, Awareness of HazMat, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and Personal Awareness Protection Equipment within the first 90 days of employment.
Skills in keyboarding, basic math and grammar, and basic or standard word processing (MS Word) and/or spreadsheet applications (MS Excel).
Proficiency with an email software package (MS Outlook) and the Internet.
Must be able to meet the College insurability requirements.
Must have sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population.
Must be a citizen of the U.S.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Ability to satisfactorily complete a thorough background clearance, physical examination, polygraph or voice stress analysis and psychological evaluation.
One (1) year of protective services experience in a security position.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS Must be able to occasionally stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Must be able to regularly stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, and climb or balance. Must be able to frequently talk or hear, taste and smell. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance. Special vision requirements include close, distance, color, peripheral, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must be able to occasionally work with bio-hazards. Must be able to regularly work in wet or humid conditions, in outdoor weather conditions, and extreme cold or heat. Must be able to work in an environment with a moderate noise level.
Disclaimer: This description is a general statement of required major duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned and does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
Internal Number: req1774
About Cuyahoga Community College
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) opened in 1963 as Ohio's first community college and remains Ohio's oldest and largest public community college. For nearly 50 years Tri-C has provided high quality, affordable education and programs to more than 900,000 members of our community. Each semester Tri-C offers more than 1,000 credit courses in more than 140 career and technical programs and liberal arts curricula. More than 600 non-credit workforce and professional development courses are offered each year. The College serves more than 52,000 credit and non-credit students annually and offers day, evening and weekend classes; classes via television, the internet, and independent learning. Tri-C offers more than 800 Distance Learning courses and more than 130 courses at various locations throughout the community, close to home and work. Tri-C's campuses in Parma, Highland Hills, Westlake and downtown Cleveland, and its Corporate College locations in Warrensville Heights and Westlake, provide state of the art facilities and equipment. The College also opened a Hospitality Management Center on Public Square in downtown Cleveland in 2010 and the Brunswick University Center. The College ranks 1st in Ohio and 45th in the nation in conferring associate degrees - all disciplines.