Campus Police Officer

San Diego, CA
San Diego Unified School District
Salary: $5,355.30-$7,173.71

Industry: Protective Service

Occupational Category: Law Enforcement

Required Items

  • At the time of application: copy of Basic POST certificate
  • At time of interview: valid driver’s license
  • At the time of hire: valid CA driver’s license and availability of private vehicle at time of hire (mileage reimbursement provided).

Desired Skills:


  • Advanced modern investigative and law enforcement procedures, techniques, and equipment.
  • Applicable municipal and state codes.
  • Court procedures.
  • Oral and written communication skills.


  • Collect and analyze information and make independent judgments.
  • Collect and preserve evidence, prepare cases for complaint, and represent the district in court.
  • Write complete and concise reports.
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Plan and organize work, and meet schedules and time lines.
  • Read, interpret, apply, and explain laws, codes, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures.



  • Any combination of training, experience, and/or education equivalent to completion of applicable criminal justice courses in an accredited college and one year of recent, full-time, paid law enforcement experience of acceptable level and quality.


  • Valid California Basic P.O.S.T. certificate or eligibility for California P.O.S.T. reinstatement.
  • Possession of a valid California driver’s license.
  • United States citizenship.
  • Prior to appointment, State law requires the successful passing of a thorough background check including polygraph, chemical substance and medical testing, and psychological testing.
  • Must be qualified to render basic first aid and CPR.