Police Officer / Police Officer Trainee

Tulane University -

JOB LINK: https://selfservice.tulane.edu/OA_HTML/OA.jsp?page=/oracle/apps/irc/candidateSelfService/webui/VisVacDispPG&OAHP=IRC_EXT_SITE_VISITOR_APPL&OASF=IRC_VIS_VAC_DISPLAY&akRegionApplicationId=821&transactionid=1665682928&retainAM=N&addBreadCrumb=RP&p_svid=13953&p_spid=255769

Tulane University Police Department is currently recruiting for Police Officer and Police Officer Trainee positions. Police Officer candidates are required to have a Louisiana POST (law enforcement) certification, but candidates who do not have this certification may apply to this vacancy as a Police Officer Trainee and will be considered for a police academy class.

The Police Officer for Tulane University’s Police Department conducts interior and exterior armed, uniformed preventative patrols; investigates incidents and prepares necessary reports; provides escorts, vehicular assists, and other services; and performs duties related to the protection and safety of the University personnel as well as and other resources and assets. This is an Essential Personnel position, which can require that the incumbent must report for duty and work through emergencies, and also can be designated by the supervisor as essential to the accomplishment of work, or for the completion of a critical tasks.


Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Ability to obtain a police commission
Demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to maintain a residential telephone number which must be listed with the department
Ability to concentrate for extended periods of time
Ability to carry and/or lift items weighing up to 50 pounds
Availability to work overtime, as assigned

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent
20 years of age or older
P.O.S.T. certification upon hire
Must obtain Red Cross First Aid and CPR certification within 360 days from date of hire, and must maintain certification as a condition of continued employment
Must have a valid and unrestricted (not including corrective lens needs) U.S. Drivers License and must meet the Tulane University Motor Vehicle Policy criteria to become an authorized driver
Preferred Qualifications
Prior police/public safety experience


To apply for this job please visit selfservice.tulane.edu.