Campus Police Officer

Level: 2
Salary: $31,683-$43,577
Status: Full Time
School: University Administration
Location: Homewood Campus
Contact: Human Resource Services 443-997-5100

General Description

Campus Police Officers provide security services to the Homewood Campus and off-campus facilities and activities. Responsibilities include uniformed patrols and crime prevention services to protect life and property; offering proactive support of student and staff initiatives; development and maintenance of a positive rapport with students, faculty, staff, and members of the surrounding neighborhoods; coordinating and cooperating with various University administrators in the preliminary and follow-up investigation of complaints; reporting criminal offenses and disruptions; enforcing University policies and regulations, State laws and Baltimore City Ordinances; overseeing student monitors; writing reports and keeping records; monitoring electronic surveillance equipment and key access control. Position involves shift work; rotating days off, and may include schedule changes as needed to meet security requirements.



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Essential Job Functions:

  • Patrol assigned areas on foot, bicycle, or in vehicles. Actively participate in crime prevention and community policing activities. Respond to routine and emergency calls for various types of service and take action as appropriate. Conduct investigations; maintain confidentiality while writing clear, concise and accurate reports. Conduct security inspections of University facilities and areas, reporting conditions as may be necessary. Direct pedestrian and vehicle traffic and enforce campus parking regulations. Provide escorts and other general services, including locking and unlocking buildings and rooms. Work flexible shifts and any day of the week that includes holidays or weekends to assist with operational and special event assignments. Use various computers and other equipment as a routine function of this position. Perform other security related services for the faculty, staff, students, and visitors of The Johns Hopkins University as may be necessary. Provide security for the University's on-and off-campus property, facilities, activities.
  • Work will be supervised on a daily basis by the on-duty Campus Safety and Security Shift Supervisor or his/her designee.


  • High School Diploma/GED required. Two years related work experience/pertinent life experience.