Safety & Security Officer I

This full time position exists to provide 24 hour security coverage for the Kansas State University Salina campus and includes an excellent benefit package.   

Necessary Special Requirements: Valid driver’s license upon employment, and must undergo a background investigation to include a fingerprint search of local, state, and federal files to determine whether a criminal record exists; Must not have been convicted of any state or federal crime or its equivalent; Must be of good moral character. Once employed, within the probationary period successful completion of CPR and First Aid is required and must be maintained.  

Physical requirements:  Work requires moderate physical exertion in transporting items up to 50 pounds, on occasion, i.e.: fire extinguishers, ice melt; Ability to work varied hours, walk long distances, remain on feet for an extended period of time.

Preferred Qualifications:  Prefer experience in security or related field; Knowledge of rules and regulations pertaining to the use of KSU Salina buildings; Able to detect suspicious conditions. Good oral communication skills; must be able to write a report in a clear and concise manner. Thorough knowledge of standard methods and practices used in safeguarding buildings and premises including fire prevention, and health and safety practices; Ability to compile comprehensive reports of activities pertaining to safety and security and computer skills.

Salary: $13.61 per hour plus $.30 per hour shift pay = $13.91 per hour

Regular Hours of Work: 8 hour rotating shifts and/or shift assignments. Subject to recall for emergencies and campus security needs.

Job Requisition #: 173850

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Closing Date: February 14, 2013 at 5:00 pm

KSU is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Veterans’ Preference Employer.

K-State encourages diversity among its employees.

Background Check Required.