Under the direction of the Director Security, patrol, observe and check assigned campus and District facilities, parking lots and adjacent areas; provide safe and secure environment for students, staff, visitors and property; enforce applicable laws and ordinances.
Knowledge of: Methods, practices, terminology and procedures used in District public safety activities; basic State vehicle and penal codes; basic law enforcement and security methods; policies and objectives of
assigned program and activities; laws, rules and regulations related to assigned activities; health and safety regulations; basic record-keeping and report writing techniques; interpersonal skills using tact, firmness and diplomacy.
Ability to: Patrol, observe and monitor assigned campus and District facilities, parking lots and adjacent areas; provide safe and secure environment for students, staff, visitors and property; enforce applicable laws and ordinances; learn security procedures and utilize sound judgment in emergency situations;
perform first aid and CPR activities; learn applicable District rules, regulation, policies and procedures; communicate tactfully and effectively with students, staff and the public; observe and retain names, faces and details of occurrences; oral and written communication skills; establish and maintain cooperative and
effective working relationships with others; inspect and check the security of doors, windows and gates; prevent entry and report presence of unauthorized persons on grounds or in buildings; prepare reports and other information as required; operate equipment such as two-way radio, patrol vehicles and other assigned equipment; learn to interpret, apply and explain rules, regulations, policies and procedures; communicate effectively both orally and in writing; work independently with little direction; understand and work within scope of authority; run, stand or walk for extended periods of time; run or walk over rough or uneven
surfaces; bend at the waist, kneel or crouch; reach overhead, above the shoulders and horizontally.
Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school and one year experience in an area of security service.
LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Valid California driver's license and must have an acceptable driving record and qualify for insurability by the District's insurance carrier.
Any POST police academy certificates must be attached to your application.
- Graduate of a POST police academy mod. 2 or higher
- One year or more college campus security experience
- Possession of or ability to obtain within the first four (4) months of employment a certificate for campus security officers which meets the training requirements Education Code Sections 38001.5 and 72330.5.
College of the Desert - 23 months ago