Keene State Collegeâs Department of Campus Safety is looking for individuals who possess good judgment, discretion, and excellent interpersonal skills, to perform a variety of safety, enforcement, and crime prevention tasks for the College as Campus Safety Officers. Campus Safety Officers assist in creating and sustaining a safe learning, working and living environment for our campus community, 24-hours a day, year-round. Starting salary range $14.69-$18.55, commensurate with experience and training, and complemented by a generous benefits package. These positions are part of the Teamsters Local 633. Responsibilities include: Foot and vehicle patrol; responding to emergencies and calls for service to College students, faculty, staff and visitors; documentation and investigation of campus incidents, periodically in collaboration with Keene Police Department; conducting property checks, operating a two-way radio, traffic control and parking enforcement; providing crime awareness education, and participating in witness and conduct hearings, as needed. Because of the nature of the work in Campus Safety, officer schedules include evenings, nights, weekends and holidays, as determined by the needs of the College. Additionally, Campus Safety Officers, as essential personnel, are expected to respond to requests from the College to return to duty in the event of a significant emergency.
â¢Must be at least 21 years of age at the time of hiring â¢High School Diploma or equivalent â¢One (1) year of campus safety or security experience or combination of post-high school education and/or work experience â¢Proven written and oral communication skills â¢Possess well-developed interpersonal skills, including the ability to project self-assurance and certainty, project a positive first impression, react and cope with stressful situations, and evaluate a situation with common sense â¢Computer proficient with the ability to learn various computer applications â¢Demonstrated working knowledge of campus environment and/or security industry, relevant laws, and safety and fire prevention â¢Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, staff, and the general public â¢Must possess and maintain a valid driverâs license and good driving history â¢Must obtain and maintain CPR and First Aid certifications â¢Must be willing to attend periodic training and meetings, and to work overtime â¢Must successfully pass a background review, including criminal history and driving history â¢Post-offer, pre-employment physical â¢Successful applicants will be required to attend a multi-day campus safety academy within the first year of hire
Internal Number: PS1754FY20
About Keene State College (KSC)
Keene State College is located in the scenic Monadnock region of Southwest New Hampshire, and is an affiliate of the University System of New Hampshire. We are located approximately 2 hours from Boston or Hartford CT, and 4 hours from New York City. The region contains many opportunities to enjoy outdoor recreation, cultural events, and a strong sense of community. To learn more about Keene State College, the University System of New Hampshire, and the Keene community, please visit: https://www.keene.edu, https://www.usnh.edu/ or https://www.ci.keene.nh.us.