Police Officer

Corpus Christi, TX
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

This position is responsible for providing law enforcement duties for the campus community. Responds to all emergencies and calls for assistance.

Responsibilities:

• Patrol property both on and off campus that is owned or controlled by TAMU-CC; by foot, bike, cart, or motor vehicle.
• Respond to calls of police service involving a wide variety of activity. Document all incidents both criminal and non-criminal utilizing CLERK (Computerized Law Enforcement Record Keeping) system.
• Enforce criminal and traffic laws as well as university rules and regulations. Arrest, cite, or refer persons as appropriate when in violation.
• Enforce criminal and traffic laws as well as university rules and regulations. Arrest, cite, or refer persons as appropriate when in violation.
• Unlock doors and buildings.
• Assist the campus community with vehicle jumpstarts and unlocks.
• Provide security during special details.
• Provide security escorts when requested.
• Testify in court for criminal and traffic offenses.
• Assist other divisions within the University Police Department as needed. Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

• Police Officer I, II:
o High School Diploma or GED.
o One (1) year of related experience.
o Additional education may be considered as a substitution for the minimum experience requirement.

• Police Officer III:
o High School Diploma or GED.
o Three (3) years of related experience.
o Additional education may be considered as a substitution for the minimum experience requirement.