Performs safety and security duties at Vanderbilt University. Provides general security/patrol and traffic mitigation duties; reports suspicious or hazardous situations. Proactive patrol on foot. May utilize only non-police vehicles. May staff security posts. Assignments are made based on the needs of the department and are subject to change.
Key Functions and Expected Performances:
May be assigned to a fixed security post and will perform specific tasks and assignments defined for the post.
May be assigned to traffic mitigation.
May be assigned to proactive patrols of facilities, grounds, parking lots and garages to check for safety and security hazards.
May lock and unlock facilities or areas.
May be assigned to monitor non violent psychiatric patients.
Community Oriented Policing
Serves the community through proactive security post assignments or patrol functions including self initiated activities.
Develops rapport with members of the university community as well as surrounding areas; participates in community relations activities such as "Meet the Heat", "Beat the Heat", "Cops and Doughnuts".
Assists community members as necessary.
Calls for Service
Responds to non-police emergency calls to include but not be limited to the following: alarms (fire, general security), hazardous material spills and leaks, and pedestrian or vehicular traffic control.
May provide back-up and assistance for other officers within guidelines specified in department policy and procedures.
Responds to general security or safety hazard calls for service as directed. Maintains knowledge of Institutional Disaster Plan and the role of the Community Service Officer in the administration of the plan. Provides approprirate internal and external disaster assistance according to institutional policies and procedures.
Provides walking escorts as necessary.
May be assigned to investigate and write reports for non-criminal activities according to established procedures.
Special Events and Assignments
Provides security for events such as athletic, concerts, speakers, visiting dignitaries, commencement and numerous other social activities where security personnel may be required to provide crowd control and maintain order.
Job requires High school graduate or GED and 0 years of experience or the equivalent.
Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):
TN Drivers License
Vanderbilt University - 15 months ago
Vanderbilt University is a private research university located in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Founded in 1873, the university is...