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Campus Police Officer (2 positions)

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Campus Police Officer (2 positions)

Expected Start Date:As soon as a suitable candidate is found.

Date Posted: 8/8/2017

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled.

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Campus Police Officer is a member of the Paine College Campus Police Department, which serves and protects the college community. The Officer is responsible for maintaining security and safety of persons and property; identifying potential security and safety hazards; being observant and responding to potential criminal activity on campus; maintaining good public relations by assisting others as a source of information and direction; controlling and regulating traffic and parking; and investigating all security, safety, and traffic incidents. Enforcing Georgia Law and Paine College policy.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Patrol on foot, vehicle, and bicycle all areas of the campus.
  • Watch for potential criminal activity on campus, such as trespassing, vandalism, etc.
  • Conduct routine and special request locking and unlocking of campus buildings.
  • Enforce parking and traffic regulations.
  • Investigate all security and safety incidents and traffic accidents.
  • Prepare reports as required.
  • Provide escorts for campus community.
  • Provide vehicle unlocks and motorist assists for campus community.
  • Inspect and maintain physical safety concerns on campus such as lighting and fire systems.
  • The officer must be a POST Mandated Peace Officer they shall carry an approved sidearm at all times while on duty. A proficiency level of at least 80% must be maintained on an approved firearm qualification course.

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Provide security for college sponsored functions
  • Transport money and documents
  • Supervise, indirectly, all activities on campus, which might have a security or safety interest
  • Identify areas of energy waste.



High School degree or equivalent required, some college preferred. Must be adaptable to a flexible work schedule, including overtime; must be a certified peace officer in the state of Georgia in good standing with the Georgia Peace Officer and Standards Training Council (POST). The Officer must maintain a level of physical fitness that would enable him or her to perform duties typically associated with police and security work. The Officer must possess a current Georgia driver's license and be insurable as related to the operation of a College vehicle.


  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • At least 21 years of age.
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid drivers' license with a safe driving record.
  • Favorable background check with no criminal record,
  • Military, law enforcement and/or security experience preferred.
  • Possess computer skills.


Competitive, based on qualifications and work experience.

To Apply

Complete an Application for Employment online.

Faculty positions may still require applicants to mail transcripts and other documents. See application for details.

For questions regarding this posting contact:
Paine College
Office of Human Resources


Paine College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Educational Opportunity Institution.


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