Campus Police Officer
Western New England University Campus Police provide protection to the campus community and property with the primary goals to maintain peace and prevent crime. In addition to investigating complaints and incidents, the Campus Police enforce traffic and parking regulations, campus rules as well as Federal, State and municipal laws and ordinances. Through these efforts the Campus Public Safety Department helps to ensure an educational environment that is both safe and conducive to learning
An Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice or a related field of study is required. Preference will be given to those candidates having successfully completed an approved full-time Massachusetts police academy. Two years experience in law enforcement desired, preferably on a University campus. Must possess a valid Class D driver's license and be able to obtain certification in basic first aid and CPR. In addition, must be able to obtain Special Police authority in accordance with requirements set forth by the Massachusetts State Police as well as possess the ability to obtain a Massachusetts License to Carry Firearms Class A Large Capacity permit in accordance with Massachusetts General Law Chapter 140, Section 131.
Psychological examination and psychologically supportive individual interviews are a part of the screening process. Random drug tests will be conducted throughout employment with the Campus Public Safety Department. Excellent fringe benefits including tuition remission for employee, spouse and dependent children.
Send cover letter, resume and three references with contact information to:
Donna Martin, Employment Associate
Western New England University,
1215 Wilbraham Road, Springfield, MA 01119
Electronic submissions are preferred. Accepting applications until position is filled.
Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.
Western New England University