Under the general supervision of the Director of Public Safety and the Public Safety Lieutenants, the Sergeant will supervise Public Safety Officers, Dispatcher and Student Workers as required and participate in the management of the Department, ensuring that the college community and its facilities are safe and secure. We have an opening on the 11pm-7am shift.
Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Department on an assigned shift, the duties are to include but are not limited to:
Assign patrol officers.
Ensure proper staffing—filling shift vacancies.
Implement campus patrols.
Enforce traffic and parking controls.
Receive and review daily patrol logs, computerized data entry regarding calls for service, campus occurrences, and all written reports regarding incidents.
Observe and supervise patrol officer functioning during assigned shift or as directed.
Respond and supervise responses to all emergencies until directed otherwise.
Responsible to ensure that all staff understand and adhere to all College rules and regulations, Department Procedures, and laws of the Commonwealth.
Responsible to perform the duties of DPS Public Safety Officer/dispatch on an assigned shift:
Maintain good physical condition, ability to protect self and others in a conflict situation.
Must possess a valid drivers’ license and the ability to operate a Curry College Public Safety vehicle.
Basic computer knowledge.
Working knowledge of Massachusetts General Laws.
Perform other duties as directed in the best interest of the College:
Act as officer in charge of the shift in the absences of his/her supervisor.
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor of his/her designee.
Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice.
Graduate of a Police Reserve Intermittent Academy (minimum 242 hours) or a recognized law enforcement academy.
2 years of campus law enforcement experience.
Valid Driver’s License and good driving record.
Ability to work additional day/evening and weekend hours to support a primarily residential campus; required to be on-call.
Certified in basic First Aid and CPR.
Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice or related field.
2 years of supervisory experience.
At the College’s discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the college, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.
Employment in this position is contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment background checks.
Additional Salary Information: Excellent benefits package including Medical and Dental Insurances; paid time off - vacation, personal and sick time; Retirement Plan; Tuition Reimbursement, free parking and more.
About Curry College
Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal arts-based institution located on a wooded 131-acre campus in Milton, MA just seven miles from downtown Boston. Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), Curry College offers 27 undergraduate majors, over 60 minors and concentrations, as well as four graduate programs and a variety of continuing education certificates and programs.
Curry College is an equal opportunity employer that encourages diversity in the workplace and is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in every aspect of its operations.