Mississippi Valley State University

August 20, 2014

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April 08, 2014

Patrol Officer

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

 

Department:

University Police Department

 

Position:

Patrol Officer   

 

Appointment Conditions:

Full-time

 

Salary:

 

 Commensurate with experience and qualifications

 

Position Available:

Immediately 

 

Job Description:

 

Discourages criminal activity by crime preventive patrol of campus buildings and grounds; Investigate and take action on complaints and related details as assigned by supervisor; conduct investigations into alleged violations of the State and Federal codes and statutes; apprehends persons when appropriate in accordance with the department’s arrest policy for clear violations of law; investigate motor vehicle accidents occurring on campus; responds to and investigates fire and security alarms; prepares written reports of all crimes, safety hazards and significant incidents observed during duty; responsible for providing security for university campus; responds to calls for escort; safeguarding the physical facility, students, faculty, staff and visitors

 

Qualifications Required:

Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice or social or behavioral science field with at least one year of experience in Law Enforcement; must be State certified by the Mississippi Law Enforcement Academy;  must possess excellent moral and ethical character as determined by employment background investigation; Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to analyze situations quickly and objectively to respond appropriately

 

Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled

 

Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:

 

Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941

 

Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer