Job Openings - Part Time Campus Safety and Security Officer


Part Time Campus Safety and Security Officer

Type: Non-Exempt
Position: Staff
Posting Date: March 27, 2017

Job Description:

To provide security and protection over persons and buildings and/or properties of the College community.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • patrols assigned areas of Greenville College to protect life and property and to maintain a safe campus environment;
  • responds to emergencies by assessing the situation to remedy and/or maintain control, requesting assistance as needed;
  • lock and unlock campus buildings; respond to requests for first aid and support;
  • observe and report faulty or unsafe conditions;
  • provide basic information and directions to college personnel, students and/or the general public;
  • enforce parking regulations;
  • assist in providing emergency notification;
  • assist law enforcement and other emergency responders in the performance of their duties;
  • perform administrative duties;
  • complete forms and other necessary reports;
  • other related duties as may be assigned.

Reports To:

Director of Campus Safety and Security

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift 30 pounds unassisted
  • Possess the physical ability to respond to various emergency situations
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods of time and to walk for much of the work shift in all types of weather conditions

Required Skills:

  • Ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing, possibly under stressful conditions.
  • Responsible, honest, dependable, and conscientious
  • Ability to follow directions, both orally and in writing, working with minimal supervision
  • Ability to maintain positive working relationships with internal and external entities
  • Ability to prioritize incidents as they arise
  • Ability to acquire and keep confidential all campus safety information
  • Basic understanding and ability to operate computer systems and software
  • Possess excellent customer service skills
  • Commitment to Christ and the Christian ideals of Greenville College as well as an understanding and appreciation of Christian higher education.
  • Must submit to a thorough background check
  • Must be willing able to work nights, weekends and holidays; shifts may vary.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior security and/or law enforcement experience; or any combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities have been acquired

Education or Certification:

  • Minimum expectation - High school diploma
  • Preferred:  College degree (or pursuing degree)
  • Possess or be able to obtain CPR, First Aid and AED certification

How to Apply

Compliance with University Standards.  All Greenville University employees acknowledge the unique Wesleyan, evangelical, and Protestant mission of the University, a community in which Christian faith is of central importance.  Employees agree to promote the University's Mission (as set out in the Mission Statement); its Philosophy of Education and GC Student Learning Outcomes, support its Theological Assumptions and comply with the behavioral aspects of the Lifestyle Statement (collectively, the University Standards).

To be considered for the position, applicants must submit (1) a cover letter, (2) a current resume, and (3) the Greenville University Employment Application available at

Required Documents

  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license

It is the policy of Greenville University not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race or gender in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies. Greenville University is committed to an environment of cultural and ethnic diversity; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Greenville University performs a background check on all newly hired employees and offers of employment are contingent upon the results. For more information on openings contact:

Office of Human Resources
Phone: (618) 664-2800
Fax: (618) 664-7017

Complete the Employment Application

Please forward the completed application to the contact listed in the How To Apply section of each posting or to the Office of Human Resources.

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