Founded in 1869, Chatham University is a fully coed institution with an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability; health & lab sciences; business & communication; and the arts & humanities. Chatham is the alma mater of environmental icon Rachel Carson (Class of '29), and is recognized as a leader in the field of sustainability, having been selected as one of the Top 50 Green Colleges by The Princeton Review; ranked in the top five nationally for sustainability achievements in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS); and mentioned in a 2012 Forbes article as one of the places "contributing to Pittsburgh's transformation into a destination for green living."
Building on these accomplishments, Chatham opened in 2014 the world's first fully sustainable campus in higher education, Eden Hall Campus. Consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News & World Report in the Regional Universities North category, Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the School for Continuing & Professional Studies.
To help support the work of the University we have immediate openings for two Police Officers. The Police Officers reports to Chief of Police.
Provides safety, security, and protection services to Chatham University by enforcing federal, state, and local laws and the policies and procedures of the University.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides safety, security, and protection services to the university community by patrolling assigned areas or buildings to enforce laws and university policies and procedures, which may include security of individual building/stationary locations. Deters, restrains, and/or arrests individuals attempting to inflict physical harm on themselves or others or to commit criminal acts. Occasionally helps investigators and/or inspectors to conduct investigations or special projects as requested. Maintains regular radio contact with Base and/or other officers to clock in, advise of unusual situations, and to request backup when necessary. Provides crowd control and/or traffic control during schedule activities or during emergency situations as necessary. Observes and reports faulty and/or unsafe conditions, to include ensuring that fire and other safety precautions are in working order. Attends internal and/or external training courses, classes, and seminars to further develop skills and knowledge. Provides basic information and directions to community members and/or the general public. Provides other work-related duties as requested.
- High School graduation (diploma) or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
- Certification under Pennsylvania Act 120 and Act 235.
- Certification in emergency first aid, CPR, and AED.
- Pennsylvania Driver's License
- Firefighter and/or safety experienced preferred.
Chatham University offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, including tuition remission for qualified personnel, and a generous retirement plan.
Interested candidates should visit www.chatham.edu/careers and follow the instructions to complete the application process. To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, resume, and contact information for three professional references.
Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer0