Rider University seeks a Public Safety Officer in the Department of Public Safety at our Lawrenceville campus. Among the primary responsibilities will be conducting a systematic patrol of buildings and grounds to protect the contents, occupants, and visitors; instantly responding to alarms, evaluating situations, advising the supervisor, and documenting the situations; regulating traffic and parking; advising facilities of all malfunctions through computer generated work orders; and documenting and securing all lost and found items.
Successful candidate must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, a college degree is preferred. Additional requirements include: a minimum of one year law enforcement, security, military or firefighting experience or a Bachelor's degree in a related field; be at least 21 years of age; must have, or be willing to obtain within one year, CPR and First Aid certification; demonstrated ability to work well with others and under both direct and indirect supervision; excellent interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to remain calm under pressure; a high degree of dedication, honesty, and integrity; computer literacy; good physical condition and stamina; valid driver's license which is in good standing; and willingness and ability to work flexible hours and voluntary and involuntary overtime. A minimum of two years' security training with police training and first responder or EMT certification preferred.
This position has been deemed
Internal Number: 6236
About Rider University
"As a learner-centered University dedicated to the education of the whole student, Rider provides students the intellectual resources and breadth of student life opportunities of a comprehensive university with the personal attention and close student-faculty interactions of a liberal arts college.Through a commitment to high quality teaching, scholarship and experiential opportunities, faculty on both campuses provide undergraduate and graduate students rigorous and relevant programs of study to expand their intellectual, cultural and personal horizons and develop their leadership skills. Our highly regarded programs in the arts, social sciences, sciences, music, business and education challenge students to become active learners who can acquire, interpret, communicate and apply knowledge within and across disciplines to foster the integrative thinking required in a complex and rapidly changing world."