Campus Safety and Security Officer

Campus Safety and Security Officer

Employer

Mitchell Community College
500 West Broad Street
Statesville, NC 28677
Phone: 704-878-3200

Job Location

Statesville Main Campus

Salary/Grade

$27,203 annual Minimum - Commensurate with Experience

Benefits

Full Time

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Closes: Friday, June 3, 2022

Target Start Date

Friday, June 17, 2022

Expected Work Hours

Full Time

Employment Type

Full TIme

Minimum Qualifications

1) Associates degree or equivalent work experience required

2) Must possess a valid driver's license and acquire a NC driver's license by appointment date

3) Prior emergency services, security and/or working with youth experience required

Preferred Qualifications

1) Associates degree or equivalent work experience required 2) Must possess a valid driver's license and acquire a NC driver's license by appointment date 3) Prior emergency services, security and/or working with youth experience required

Position Description

The security officer monitors the activities of subordinate part-time security personnel.  The security officer employs necessary safety and security measures to provide a safe environment in which to work and study.  Position has an "on-call" component on an alternating basis with other full-time security team members.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1)  Must provide leadership for subordinate (part time) officers in the department

2)  Must be able to prioritize activities to accomplish duties in a timely manner

3)  Must be able to calmly handle emergency situations

4)  Must possess above average diplomacy and professionalism in dealing with faculty, staff, students and the general public

5)  Respod to calls for service and supervise part-time security officers at incident

6)  Must be willing to accept other assignments from the Director of Safety and Security, or designee

7)  Must be able to work a mixed schedule of days, evenings, and weekends at any campus

Related Responsibilities:

   Performance Requirements:

1)  Controls access to and from bildings through mobile and walking patrols

2)  Controls building lighting to eliminate wase, reports lighting conditions to Director of Facilities

3)  Performs visible inspection of hygienic appearances of facility and reports discrepancies to Director of Facilities

4)  Dircts subordinate P/T Security personnel in the control of traffic to ensure compliance with Mitchell Community College rules and regulations on parking and vehicle operation

5)  Provides written communication to the Director of Safety and Security, or designee, on matters concerning safety and security on campus

6)  Acts as response coordinator in case of fire and/or evacuation

7)  Possesses thorough knowledge of the campus facilities and equipment locations

8)  Possesses general familiarity with workstations of facility employees and names of administration and faculty

9)  Through the Director of Safety and Security provides the college administration with incident reports of anything concerning college safety and security

10)  Provide input for improvements to the safety and security function

SAFETY FUNCTIONS:

1)  Participates in scheduled training and updates on methods to keep self and others safe

2)  Follows safe work practices and wears appropriate personal protective equipment when necessary

3)  Maintains knowledge of location and contents of departmental policies and procedures

4)  Maintains knowledge of location and contents of facility Safety Data Sheets

5)  Maintains knowledge and proficiency of assignments during implementation of facility disaster and emergency preparedness plans

6)  Actively seeks out opportunities to improve safety conditions in the facility, i.e., reporting spills in corridors and other floors to housekeeping when discovered or notifying appropriate individuals when adverse conditions are suspected or noted

 

Uniforms:

A standard College approved security uniform will be provided and worn at all times while on duty.  This uniform should only be worn while on official Mitchell Community College business and not worn outside of work hours.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Physicial Requirements:

Walking, running, reaching, bending, lifting (50 lbs), grasping, pushing, good hand coordination, abiity to communicate well with others, ability to distingish smells and temperatures, ability to hear and respond to pages, ability to communicate, read and write in English, ability to remain calm under stress, and ability to problem-solve or report problem identification to their supervisor

 

Minimum salary:  $27,203 annual.   Salary will commensurate with education and/or experience.

How to Apply

Job Post Contact

Christina Sharkey, Human Resources Assistant

Mitchell Community College

500 W. Broad Street, Statesville, NC 28677

(704)978-1371 office

(704)978-3117 fax