Police Officer

Ball State University

JOB LINK: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/16012

EducationAssociate’s Degree
Bachelor’s Degree
SkillsDriver’s License
AED Certification
Physical Examinations
Law Enforcement
Position Title Police Officer Additional Information New Hire Rate 19.10 FLSA Non-Exempt Hrs/Week 40 Position Function
Perform functions related to the preservation of public peace and order, the prevention and detection of crime, the apprehension of offenders, the protection of persons and property, the enforcement of laws of the State of Indiana and the ordinances of the City of Muncie, the enforcement of rules and regulations of Ball State University, and the safeguarding of individual and collective rights of the citizenry.

Minimum Education
1. Associate’s degree or two years of college or equivalent experience in law enforcement.
2. Successful completion of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy basic training course within the first year of employment or completion of an equivalent training

Minimum Experience
1. Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License and be insurable under the university’s auto fleet policy.
2. Must be able to perform all mental and physical requirements as outlined in each job duty and be able to meet physical fitness standards as defined by the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy.
3. Must pass a written examination and polygraph test pre-offer.
4. Must pass a post offer/pre-employment psychological evaluation, medical, drug and alcohol test.
5. Must pass skills test.
6. Must be at least age 21 at time of hire.

Authorization to work in the US Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. Preferred Education
1. Bachelor’s degree.
2. Successful completion of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy basic training course, or completion of an equivalent training program approved by the Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board.

Preferred Experience
1. Law enforcement experience related to a campus/university environment.

Pre-Employment Screening Requires successful completion of a background check., Requires successful completion of a controlled substance test., Requires successful completion psychological examination, Requires successful completion of a Drivers License check, Requires successful completion of a physical examination, Requires successful completion of a physical skills test Positions Supervised Department Public Safety:152060 Department Information
The Ball State Police Department will offer two dates for the physical fitness testing and written exam. Both must be completed in the same day and each applicant may only attend one day of testing.

Test #1 Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 12:30 pm.

Test # 2 Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 12:30 pm.

Candidates will be notified by email after posting closes and asked to choose a date for their testing.

Special Service Statement EEO Statement
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

Shift Shift Premium Regular Work Hours and Days
Varies

About Ball State University
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of 10 academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 1
Job duty
Properly operate and maintain acceptable levels of proficiency in the use of department issued or approved equipment.

Duty Requirement
Requires the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. Requires the ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time, and the ability to physically subdue an offender with reasonable force and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles, bicycles, pistols, long guns, shot guns, chemical spray, impact weapons, knives, and any other tool used as a defensive weapon. Task requires use of Automated External Defibrillator and the ability to perform CPR.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 2
Job duty
Patrol campus and university property by vehicle and on foot; conduct building and security checks; report any unusual or suspicious conditions.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. Requires the ability to walk for long periods of time, and may require the ability to run, jump, stand, and physically subdue an offender with reasonable force and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles and bicycles and may require the use of pistols, long guns, shot guns, chemical spray, impact weapons, knives, and any other tool used as a defensive weapon.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 3
Job duty
Investigate disturbances or criminal violations occurring on university or surrounding property; perform all tasks necessary to restore peace and order or apprehend possible offenders.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. May require the ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time, and the ability to physically subdue an offender with reasonable force and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles and bicycles and may require the use of pistols, long guns, shot guns, chemical spray, impact weapons, knives, and any other tool used as a defensive weapon.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 4
Job duty
Investigate vehicle accidents on university or surrounding property; conduct appropriate investigations, provide necessary emergency care, and assist as necessary.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. May require the ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time, and the ability to physically subdue an offender with reasonable force and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles and bicycles. Task may require use of Automated External Defibrillator and the ability to perform CPR.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 5
Job duty
Act as first responder to all fire alarms and EMS calls on university or surrounding property; assist emergency services in any way possible and administer aid in all situations to the level of training achieved.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. Requires the physical ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles and bicycles. Task may require use of Automated External Defibrillator and the ability to perform CPR.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 6
Job duty
Enforce Ball State, City of Muncie, and State of Indiana parking and traffic regulations; direct traffic when required.

Duty Requirement
Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. May require the ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles and bicycles.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 7
Job duty
Issue citations and effect custodial arrest of law violators.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. Requires the ability to run, jump, walk, and stand for long periods of time, and the ability to physically subdue an offender with reasonable force. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task may require use of vehicles, bicycles, pistols, long guns, shot guns, chemical spray, impact weapons, knives, and any other tool used as a defensive weapon.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 8
Job duty
Assist members of the community and other law enforcement agencies in an appropriate manner.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. Requires the ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time, and the ability to physically subdue an offender with reasonable force and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgement and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles, bicycles, pistols, long guns, shot guns, chemical spray, impact weapons, knives, and any other tool used as a defensive weapon. Task may require use of Automated External Defibrillator and the ability to perform CPR.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 9
Job duty
Perform community policing initiatives as directed by the department.

Duty Requirement
May require the physical ability to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and 20 pounds of force constantly. Requires the physical fitness level that meets current criminal justice standards. Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time and drive patrol vehicles. Requires the ability to run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time, and the ability to physically subdue an offender with reasonable force and have reasonable strength to perform necessary life saving functions. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information, and to receive, comprehend and follow oral instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task requires use of vehicles, bicycles, pistols, long guns, shot guns, chemical spray, impact weapons, knives, and any other tool used as a defensive weapon. Task requires use of Automated External Defibrillator and the ability to perform CPR.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 10
Job duty
Prepare and write detailed reports; investigate all accidents, criminal cases, and incidents to provide complete documentation for Ball State; provide necessary information to assist the prosecutor’s office in preparing criminal cases.

Duty Requirement
Task requires the mental ability to read, write reports, keep records, pay attention to detail, testify in court, and comprehend and follow instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 11
Job duty
Provide security/escort and transportation for campus cash transactions.

Duty Requirement
Requires the physical ability to sit for extended periods of time, drive patrol vehicles, run, jump, stand, and walk for long periods of time. Task requires a wide field of vision and the visual ability to perceive depth and distinguish colors. Employee is exposed to inside and outside environmental conditions. Task requires the mental ability to read, write, comprehend, and follow written instructions and information. Requires the mental ability to analyze problem situations and adjust to varying work assignments, use judgment and discretion, and demonstrate appropriate written and verbal communication skills. Task may require use of vehicles and/or bicycles.

Duties & Responsibilities
Ranking 12
Job duty
Perform other related duties as assigned.

Duty Requirement
May require any of the above mentioned abilities.

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