Security Officer - Req.#5179

Security Officer - Req.#5179


Central Piedmont Community College
1201 Elizabeth Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28235
Phone: 704-330-2722

Job Location

Central Campus


$31,845 - $41,600


State of NC

Job Category

  • Clerical

Application Period

Opens: Friday, January 6, 2023
Closes: Saturday, February 4, 2023

Target Start Date

Monday, February 6, 2023

Expected Work Hours

Monday - Friday; 40 hours per week; some evenings

Reports to

Executive Director, College Security

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED and 2 yearsof full-time recentlaw enforcement or related experience

Preferred Qualifications

​Three years' full-time recent law enforcement or related experience

Experience in a patrol or special events environment

Position Description

Security operations include responding to criminal incidents, emergency medical incidents, hazardous incidents, potentially violent incidents, auto accidents, and others.

General Function

This position patrols assigned campus areas and enforces college policies to providea safe environment for students and employees.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

1.  Performs routine security duties in accordance with established Security Department guidelines.

2.  Regularly patrols assigned areas to ensure CPCC students and personnel are in a secure environment.

3.  Monitor student behavior to ensure a safe learning environment.

4.  Warns violators of rule infractions.

5.  Enforces college student code of conduct and investigates incidents when necessary.

6.  Assists Campus Assistant Director with other related duties.

7.  Writes incident reports, conducts interviews involving incidents that occur on campus.

8.  Coordinates with ADOCS to assists with shift needs.

9.  Assist staff, students and visitors on campus with information or directions to various buildings or campuses.

10.  Open classrooms.

11.  Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Characteristics

*  Knowledge of college policies and procedures

*  Knowledge of police procedures and techniques

*  Excellent communication skills

Working Conditions

Light physical effortrequired involving stooping and bending; individual has limited discretion about walking, standing, etc.; occasional lifting of lightweight objects(up to 25 pounds).  Occasional minor discomforts from exposure to less than optimal temperatures and air conditions. May involve dealing with slightly unpleasant situations, as with occasional exposure to dust, fumes, outsideweather conditions and/or frequent driving of a vehicle.


How to Apply

Qualified applicants should apply to:


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