Campus Safety Officer

Saint Mary's University


EducationBachelor’s Degree
High School Diploma or GED
SkillsClean Driving Record
Driver’s License
Customer Service
**Applications must be completed at to be considered for this position.**

The Campus Safety Officer is responsible for administering the daily safety, security, and information desk functions on the Winona campus. These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conducting campus patrols, locking and unlocking buildings, parking enforcement, assisting Residence Life in responding to incidents, writing Incident Reports, providing campus escorts, monitoring and responding to alarms, supervising student workers, coordinating snow removal, operating the switchboard, and providing assistance and information at the safety and information desk. This full-time position will work Monday through Friday from 4:00 pm to 12:00 am.

Perform lockdown functions of all administrative and residential buildings
Monitor and respond to fire, door, and other alarm systems. This involves both patrolling and monitoring of security cameras in the Campus Safety Office and the emergency notification system
Respond to University medical procedures and protocol
Inform the Director of Campus Safety of relevant information via daily incident reports and log sheets
Communicate safety hazards to the Director of Campus Safety
Provide security during University events
Provide front desk support at the Campus Safety window to include dispatch/switchboard, providing directions, university contact information, lost and found, and related
Issue student/staff IDs
Administer the motor pool
Enforce the policies outlined in the Student Handbook
Attend scheduled staff meetings and departmental in-service training sessions
Establish a positive rapport with the entire University community
Assist and work with Residence Life staff, when needed
Other duties as assigned
Essential Skills and Abilities:

Excellent customer service and people skills
Positive attitude
Good judgement and ability to be objective and fair when dealing with conflict and incident investigations
Ability to operate in a wide range of situations
Ability to work outdoors year round and spend significant time on foot
Effective communications skills (verbal and written)
Intermediate understanding and ability to use the computer in order to sufficiently record Incident Reports, track patrol items, record time, issue IDs, and related functions
Ability to follow instructions and maintain confidentiality
Ability to understand and be adept and responsive to University policies and procedures tied to Campus Safety, such as medical response, alarms, Incident Reporting, etc.
Education and Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent with 3+ years’ experience in a safety/security role. A college degree is preferred
Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota seeks a highly qualified, diverse applicant pool and especially encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. SMUMN is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Apply online at include a cover letter, resume and three professional references. All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Job Type: Full-time

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