Kirtland Community College is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Part-time Public Safety Officer. Individuals in this position perform various police duties to provide campus security, investigate complaints, respond to emergencies, and assist with training exercises in the college’s criminal justice programs.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*
- Performs various campus police duties as needed; responds to complaints, conducts investigations, and may issue citations in accordance with law and board policy
- Prepares detailed, timely, and informative reports of complaints, investigations, and incidents.
- Assists in planning and training for, and responds to medical and other emergencies that occur on Kirtland’s campus sites; may be required to work in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies
- Assists in monitoring the status of campus security concerns and security equipment; reports maintenance, upgrade, and acquisition needs to the public safety director.
- Assists with criminal justice program training exercises and may assist in developing and presenting staff training programs such as sexual assault prevention, pepper spray training, dealing with violent individuals, etc. through Kirtland’s public safety office
- Performs other related duties as assigned
SUPERVISION – Works under the general supervision of the director of public safety
ATTENDANCE – Individuals in this position are generally expected to be available as assigned, which may from time to time include evenings, weekends, variable hours, and other locations as may be needed.
WORKING CONDITIONS – Law enforcement involves periods of routine office work, occasionally involves dealing with individuals or groups who are angry, upset, or frightened, requires good situational awareness using visual and auditory senses, and may from time to time require periods of high physical activity, including moving rapidly from point to point, within and outside buildings, climbing stairs and ladders, subduing violent individuals, and providing first aid and emergency care. Conditions may include darkness, inclement weather, hazardous materials, fire and other emergency situations, and/or threat of bodily harm.
- Associate degree with Michigan First Responder or related training
- One to three years of related work experience, or combination of education and experience commensurate with the requirements of the position
- Eligible for MCOLES Certification as a law enforcement officer, with a valid Michigan Driver’s License
- Ability to perform the physical requirements of the position, as indicated under Working Conditions
- Ability to maintain firearms proficiency
- Ability to maintain professional demeanor under fatigue and/or stress
- Interpersonal skills consistent with community policing of a diverse student and employee population
JOB DIMENSIONS – Knowledge of work, planning and organization, self-reliance, sensitivity, attention to detail, work standards, initiative, stress tolerance, technical/professional self-development, analysis/judgment, commitment to the college, teamwork, dependability, written communication, informal communication, oral presentations.
COMPENSATION – This is a part-time hourly position for which the 2016-17 base pay range is $15.75 – $21.75 per hour, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
STARTING DATE – As available.
APPLICATION DEADLINE – Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Email cover letter, resume, copies of transcripts and credentials, and three professional references to: email@example.com
Human Resources Department
Kirtland Community College
10775 N. St. Helen Road
Roscommon, MI 48653
989-275-5000, ext. 239 or 271
An equal opportunity employer
* This job description is intended to describe the type and level of work being performed by a person in this position. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required by a person so classified.