Police Officer

North Carolina State University
September 21, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number PG192724EP

Internal Recruitment No Working Title Police Officer Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate with Experience Work Schedule Rotating Permeant 12 hour shifts once out of Field Training Job Location Raleigh, NC Department NCSU Police About the Department

The North Carolina State University Police Department is responsible for providing the most reasonable level of safety and security for the protection of life and property of students, faculty, staff and visitors of the campus community. Being a full sized police department, the department functions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, year round with sworn officers, non-sworn full- time employees and part-time employees.

Essential Job Duties

The main purpose of the NC State University Police Officer position is to protect and serve the students, faculty, staff and visitors of North Carolina State University through law enforcement and crime prevention. The selected candidate(s) will patrol campus and investigate complaints and violations of State laws and local ordinances. This person also develops and implements preventative patrol techniques and performs specialized duties to deter crime and promote effective safety and security practices.

This description covers the duties and responsibilities of officers in the Police Officer band and includes Police Officer I, Police Officer II, and Police Officer III. Selection to and movement between the different levels is outlined in Police Department General Order 100-8.

Police Officer I : Positions at this level are entry-level with 0-2 years of experience in law enforcement, completed North Carolina's Basic Law Enforcement Training, be certified as a Law Enforcement Officer in accordance with the provisions of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission or have the ability to achieve certification within one year of employment.

Police Officer II : Positions at this level are fully functioning officers with a minimum of 2 years of experience as a sworn local, state, or federal law enforcement officer, have completed North Carolina's Basic Law Enforcement Training, and have at least a General Certification.

Police Officer III: Positions at this level are veteran officers with a minimum of 4 years of experience as a sworn local, state, or federal law enforcement officers, have completed North Carolina's Basic Law Enforcement Training, and have attained their General Certification.

What we can offer:

  • FREE Tuition to officers seeking to continue their education at any University in the UNC System
  • FREE on campus gym membership
  • 10% Night shift Differential Pay
  • Permanent Day or Night Shifts
  • 14 regular days off per month
  • Uniform and equipment provided at no cost
  • Training classes available for advancement/promotion
  • Individual or Family Health Plans
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Time
  • State Retirement and 401k Plans
  • Other Responsibilities

  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications

    Minimum Education and Experience

  • Must possess a minimum of High School diploma or GED from an appropriately accredited institution, a probationary certification from the NC CJETSC as a commissioned police officer and show successful completion of the appointing agency's designated field training program for newly appointed Campus Police Officers.
  • Other Required Qualifications

    Candidates must meet the minimum State standards for employment. Candidates must successfully complete a department orientation course, a department field training program during probationary period, and must satisfactorily complete the state mandated probationary period. The selected candidate must possess good oral and written communication skills and deal with the public and representatives of the criminal justice system in a professional manner. The candidate(s) for this position will be considered a ‘MANDATORY' Employee as defined in University Regulation 04-20-07.

    The successful candidate:

  • Is an individual with impeccable integrity.
  • Models courteous engagement and outstanding customer service.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's degree or higher education level
  • Experience in a higher education public safety or campus police department is preferred as is experience in a CALEA or IACLEA accredited department.
  • 80 percent score on annual firearms qualification strongly preferred.
  • Notice to Veterans: pursuant to North Carolina law, you may qualify for a reduced BLET enrollment as outlined here.
  • Required License(s) or Certification(s)

  • All professional certifications referenced below are issued through the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and can be found here. The minimum State of North Carolina employment standards can be found here.
  • Valid driver's license required.
  • Valid NC Driver's License required Yes Commercial Driver's License required No

    Recruitment Dates and Special Instructions

    Job Open Date 07/13/2023

    Anticipated Close Date Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicants

    Please include as attachments a resume and cover letter.

    Position Details

    Position Number 00044445

    Position Type SLE Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week) 1.00 Appointment 12 Month Recurring Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather Mandatory - Adverse Weather Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events Mandatory - Fire/Explosions, Mandatory - Medical Emergencies, Mandatory - Hazardous Material Incidents, Mandatory - Transportation Accidents, Mandatory - Evacuations/Natural Hazards, Mandatory - Utilities/Infrastructure Failure, Mandatory - Threats of Violence/Terrorism/Interpersonal Emergencies Department ID 425001 - EHPS - Police Dept AA/EEO

    NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process are welcome to contact 919-515-3148 to speak with a representative at the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity.

    If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected].

    Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

    NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • How did you learn of this opportunity?
  • NCSU website
  • Craigslist
  • Indeed.com
  • Carolina Job Finder/Employment Guide
  • NC Works
  • Dress for Success
  • Technical/Trade School Program
  • Job Fair (Identify Job Fair in question #2 below)
  • Direct Contact from NSCU Representative (identify person in question #2 below)
  • Other
  • Monster.com
  • Other online job board
  • NCSU employee referral
  • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Ohter)
  • If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please select the response below that best describes your experience/qualifications for the Police Officer position.
  • Current sworn law enforcement officer in the State of North Carolina.
  • Former sworn law enforcement officer who has been separated less than three years from a law enforcement agency in North Carolina.
  • Out-of-state sworn law enforcement officer that meets ALL of the following:1)At least two years of full-time sworn or certified service;2)Completed a BLET course accredited by the state which you are transferring;3)No break in service exceeding 3 years
  • Successfully completed a North Carolina Basic Law Enforcement Training course or who is currently enrolled in and are three months or less from completing a North Carolina Basic Law Enforcement Training course
  • None of the above
  • A valid driver's license (DL) is required and a North Carolina Driver's License (NCDL) must be obtained within 60 days of hire and maintained as a condition of employment. Do you have a valid driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to start date, and the ability to obtain a North Carolina Driver's License within 60 days of hire?
  • Yes, I have a valid NCDL and will maintain it as a condition of employment.
  • Yes, I have a valid DL from another state and will obtain a NCDL within 60 days of hire and maintain it as a condition of employment.
  • Yes, I have a valid DL from another state but cannot or will not obtain a NCDL within 60 days of hire.
  • No, I do not have a valid DL from any state, but I will obtain a it within 60 days of hire and maintain it as a condition of employment.
  • No, I do not have a valid DL from any state and cannot or will not obtain it.
  • Application Materials Required

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Optional Documents

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