Overnight Public Safety Officer
St. Catherine University invites applications for two full time Overnight Public Safety Officers in its Public Safety Department. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply as are those who will contribute to a diverse candidate pool. Public Safety Officers are responsible for providing excellent customer service to students, staff, and visitors, creating and maintaining a safe and secure campus community environment, and effectively handling occasional emergency/crisis situations such as severe weather, medical emergencies, assaults, and fire. The Public Safety Department takes a proactive approach to campus safety, and has officers on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
This position will work 40 hours/week, with 10-12-hour shifts beginning at 6 or 8 p.m. Shifts will be scheduled Monday-Friday and every other weekend. Employees at St. Kate’s feel a deep connection to the University’s Mission and Vision, and that they can live their values within their work lives. The starting salary for this full time, non-exempt position is $16-$17/hour (with shift differential), with excellent benefits, including free tuition (tuition remission) at St. Kate’s (and other participating schools) for employees and their families, health, dental, vision, an 8% 403b contribution, paid vacation/sick/holiday time, and six weeks of paid parental leave. Employees also receive uniforms and safety gear, paid on the job training and opportunities for career advancement.
• Effective patrol of buildings and grounds.
• Locking and unlocking buildings according to designated schedules.
• Responding to calls for assistance and providing escort services.
• Enforcing parking regulations.
• Providing effective response, investigation, and documentation of unusual or criminal incidents, medical
emergencies, and fire alarms.
• As a dispatcher, handle incoming calls and monitor responses.
• Conduct routine safety inspections of buildings and grounds using OSHA and other regulatory guidelines.
• Provide point-to-point service per University shuttle transportation schedule in designated University vehicle.
• Other duties as assigned.
• High school diploma or GED.
• A minimum of six months of experience in customer service, community engagement or volunteer work.
• Strong leadership, decision-making, critical thinking, and problem solving abilities.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must; PC experience helpful.
• Candidates must have the ability to work with cultural and gender diversity.
• Must consent to finger printing and criminal history (background) investigation.
• Current driver’s license and an acceptable driving record and ability to meet University Van Certification qualifications.
• Current First Aid and CPR certification preferred.
The successful candidate must have the ability to respond respectfully and effectively to people of all cultures, in a manner that affirms the worth and preserves the dignity of individuals, families and communities.
Submit applications through the St. Kate's website: https://stcatherine.peopleadmin.com/postings/3771
2004 Randolph Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105