Under general supervision, the Police Officer protects students, faculty, staff, campus visitors, property and facilities from accidents, bodily harm, fire, theft, vandalism and illegal entry. The incumbent enforces laws and traffic/parking regulations; apprehends violators; provides general information and assistance to the public; assists in investigations; patrols campus buildings and grounds by foot, bicycle, Trikke, motorcycle and patrol car; controls crowds during assemblies or disturbances; guards property; investigates and prepares reports on accidents, property damage, fires, law violations, thefts and disturbances of the peace; gathers evidence, makes arrests and appears in court as required; provides emergency response, traffic control and enforcement; provides crime prevention programs; administers first aid to injured persons; and performs other duties as assigned.
Full Time / $5370 – $6162/mo.
Applicants must satisfactorily meet the current employment standards of the Commission on Police Office Standards and Training (POST) and CSUN Minimum Standards of Employment and Training. Must be free of any felony convictions: have good moral character; be a high school graduate or equivalent; meet pre-employment requirements including physical exam with drug testing, psychological exam, and pass a comprehensive POST background investigation. Successful completion of the California POST Basic Course required. Possession of the California POST Basic Certificate preferred.
LICENSE: THE SELECTED CANDIDATE MUST POSSESS A VALID CALIFORNIA DRIVER'S LICENSE.