Reports directly to the Directors of Public Safety and is responsible for providing basic security functions, enforcing campus rules and regulations, conducting fire and safety inspections, enforcing parking and traffic regulations and responding to calls for assistance. He/she is a member of the Student Life staff reporting to the Vice President and Dean of Student Life through the Directors of Public Safety. Individual will work second shift.
Essential Job Functions:
Enforce all College rules and regulations, as well as, local, state and Federal laws;
Responsible for building security and periodic building checks;
Conduct routine fire and safety inspections on campus;
Investigate and report on incidents, offenses, injury/illnesses and non-injury motor vehicle accidents;
Patrol the campus on foot and by using various vehicles including bicycles, automobiles and golf carts;
Conduct fire drills in all residence halls each semester;
Respond to calls for assistance including unlocks, motorist assists, suspicious and criminal activity and after hours maintenance requests;
Maintain the campus fire extinguisher program;
Communicate with the Danville Police Department regarding crimes occurring on or near campus;
Enforce parking and traffic regulations;
Proper maintenance of all department equipment;
Working special events.
Appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds.
Marginal Job Functions:
Contribute to the overall success of the department by performing all other essential duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent required. Some college courses preferred.
Training in inter-cultural competency preferred.
Related work experience, in the areas of safety and security.
Valid driver’s license.
Knowledge and Skills
Good oral, written and interpersonal communications skills.
Ability to function collaboratively within a diverse and dynamic setting.
Ability to work with little supervision.
Willingness to work a flexible schedule, which will include evening, weekend and holiday hours.
Computer skills necessary.
Limited pushing, pulling, lifting. Lifting would not exceed 20 lbs.
Centre College, a highly selective liberal arts college of about 1,400 students, has one of the nation’s premier study abroad programs and is ranked among the top fifty National Liberal Arts Colleges by U.S. News & World Report. Classes are small and academic standards are high. Centre graduates enjoy extraordinary success, with entrance to top graduate and professional schools, prestigious fellowships for further study abroad, and rewarding jobs. Centre strives to create an environment where differences are celebrated rather than discouraged, where the individuals have the opportunity to exchange ideas and share in the richness of mutual experiences. Please view the Statement of Community.The College is located in Danville, Kentucky, a town of 18,000 recognized for its high quality of life. It is within easy driving distance of Lexington, Louisville, and Cincinnati. Centre College is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports diversity. For information concerning the college, visit our web site at www.centre.edu.