Reports directly to the Directors of Public Safety and is responsible for providing basic security functions, enforcing campus rules and regulations, conducting fire and safety inspections, enforcing parking and traffic regulations and responding to calls for assistance. He/she is a member of the Student Life staff reporting to the Vice President and Dean of Student Life through the Directors of Public Safety. Individual will work second shift.
Essential Job Functions:
Enforce all College rules and regulations, as well as, local, state and Federal laws;
Responsible for building security and periodic building checks;
Conduct routine fire and safety inspections on campus;
Investigate and report on incidents, offenses, injury/illnesses and non-injury motor vehicle accidents;
Patrol the campus on foot and by using various vehicles including bicycles, automobiles and golf carts;
Conduct fire drills in all residence halls each semester;
Respond to calls for assistance including unlocks, motorist assists, suspicious and criminal activity and after hours maintenance requests;
Maintain the campus fire extinguisher program;
Communicate with the Danville Police Department regarding crimes occurring on or near campus;
Enforce parking and traffic regulations;
Proper maintenance of all department equipment;
Working special events.
Appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds.
Marginal Job Functions:
Contribute to the overall success of the department by performing all other essential duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent required. Some college courses preferred.
Training in inter-cultural competency preferred.
Related work experience, in the areas of safety and security.
Valid driver’s license.
Knowledge and Skills
Good oral, written and interpersonal communications skills.
Ability to function collaboratively within a diverse and dynamic setting.
Ability to work with little supervision.
Willingness to work a flexible schedule, which will include evening, weekend and holiday hours.
Computer skills necessary.
Limited pushing, pulling, lifting. Lifting would not exceed 20 lbs.
Founded in 1819, Centre College is a small, selective educational community located in Danville, Kentucky, and serves approximately 1,400 students by focusing on high quality undergraduate education as its primary mission. The historic, picturesque 150-acre campus is 30 miles from Lexington, in the famed Bluegrass Region of Central Kentucky. Centre accomplishes its goals in an atmosphere of caring and respectful relationships among faculty, student, and staff. The College has an endowment in excess of $300 million and an operating budget of more than $65 million.
Centre College is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports diversity. Centre strives to create an environment where differences are celebrated rather than discouraged, where the individuals have the opportunity to exchange ideas and share in the richness of mutual experiences. Please view the Statement of Community. For information concerning the College, visit our website at www.centre.edu.
Centre College is a proud member of the Greater Kentucky Higher Education Recruitment Corsortium: www.greaterkyherc.org. The Greater Kentucky HERC is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of c...olleges, universities, hospitals, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and members of private industry committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse, talented workforce. Member representative include faculty, staff, human resources professionals, institutional leaders, and faculty relations experts. Centre College is an equal opportunity employer.
Centre College is located in Danville, Kentucky, a city of 18,000 recognized for its high quality of life, historic downtown, friendly people, beautiful landscapes, and easy access to Lexington, Louisville, and Cincinnati. For more information about Centre College, visit our website at www.centre.edu.