As a Corporal with Vanderbilt University, you will perform law enforcement, crime prevention and other general police/security services; enforce state and local laws as well as Vanderbilt University policies and procedures; proactive patrolling by means of foot, bicycle, motorcycle, or vehicle. Assignments are made based on the needs of the department and are subject to change.
This position is non-exempt with a pay rate of $24.04/hr.
The Vanderbilt University Public Safety (VUPS) Department comes under the charge of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for the Division of Administration. As one of Tennessee's larger law enforcement agencies, the Police Department provides comprehensive law enforcement and security services to all components of Vanderbilt University including the Vanderbilt University Campus, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt Health at One Hundred Oaks, and a variety of University-owned facilities throughout the Davidson County area. Duties and Responsibilities
Community Oriented Policing
Calls for Service
Special Events and Assignments
Internal and External Communications
Physical Requirements In addition to meeting P.O.S.T. requirements officers must be able to:
Stand for long periods of time.
Walk, climb, and lift.
Meet written departmental standards on appearance/grooming
Pass a medical examination including vision screening and drug testing; must obtain immunizations and medical tests as required to be able to work in patient care and high risk areas.
Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Vanderbilt University is committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff, and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our campus values.
Internal Number: 2000542
About Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt University is a center for scholarly research, informed and creative teaching, and service to the community and society at large. Vanderbilt will uphold the highest standards and be a leader in the quest for new knowledge through scholarship, the dissemination of knowledge through teaching and outreach, and the creative experimentation of ideas and concepts. In pursuit of these goals, Vanderbilt values most highly intellectual freedom that supports open inquiry, equality, compassion, and excellence in all endeavors.