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Campus Police Officer I

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Part time position. Westfield State University. The department of Public Safety seeks applicants for a part-time Campus Police Officer. Patrols campus buildings and groups; investigates crimes and other incidents; restrains and/or arrests suspects when necessary; provides assistance to courts in prosecution of cases; performs related work as required. A complete job description may be found at the Job Description/Form 30 Document Path above. Please note – salary: For the majority of new employees, the minimum starting salary will apply. Specific salary for current Westfield State University employees and individuals currently working for the state of Massachusetts must be calculated individually in accordance with collective bargaining and state policies and procedures. Minimum Qualifications Must be able to obtain Special State Police powers from the Massachusetts State Police without additional training; must be able to obtain a firearms permit from the police department where the applicant resides; must be able to, on an annual basis, qualify with the department firearm through a department certified firearms instructor. Must have a valid driver’s license. The successful candidate must also pass the following one-time examinations: fit-for-duty medical and psychological examinations in addition to an agility test. State Job Specifications for this position may be found at the Department of Higher Education Website: State Job Specifications Preferred Qualifications Graduation from an SSPO academy or full-time police academy or have equivalent training that meets the requirements to obtain Special State Police powers. Special Instructions to Applicants YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE AT WESTFIELD STATE’S JOBSITE TO BE CONSIDERED. FOR THOSE VIEWING THIS POSITION FROM ANOTHER WEBSITE, PLEASE USE THE APPLICATION QUICK LINK: A cover letter and resumé may be electronically attached to the application, however, they are not required attachments. Requisition Number: S1306 Job Code: H16X16 State Job Title: Campus Police Officer I Department: PUBLIC SAFETY Supervisor: Michael Nockunas, Director Position Number: 00199364 Bargaining Unit: AFSCME Job Category: Classified Weeks Per Year: 52 Weeks Job Type: Part Time Number of Hours Per Week if Part Time: 20 Status: Permanent Fringe Benefits? Yes Assigned Hours - Start of Shift: 8:00 p.m. Thu & Fri / 11:00 p.m. Sat Assigned Hours - End of Shift: 4:00 a.m. Thu & Fri / 3:00 a.m. Sat Regular Days Off: Sunday - Wednesday Minimum Salary: $730.63 Pay Basis: Bi-Weekly Job Description/Form 30 Document Path: Campus Police Officer Eligible Applicants: All (Internal and External) Job Open Date: 09/28/2012 Deadline for Applications: 10/09/2012 Open Until Finalists Selected: No To view additional positions at the university, please visit

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Westfield State University




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Springfield College 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109-3797 413.748.3000
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