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Security Sergeant (PRN34770B)

Company: University of Utah
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Safety is a top priority for the University of Utah. The Chief Safety Officer is the Director of Public Safety responsible for overseeing the University of Public Safety, which includes the following operational divisions: University Police, Campus Security, UHealth Security, Emergency Management, Community Services, Emergency Communications, and the central administrative Office of the CSO. Safety looks and feels different to each person, and U Public Safety Department is committed to working with the community to foster a safe environment where all individuals feel empowered and equipped to succeed in their work, education, and other business with the university. As such, it is important that all staff stay aware of, and demonstrate support for, issues related to safety, equity, diversity, and inclusion, both locally and nationally. More at As a Security Sergeant, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the security the University of Utah campus security team. This role requires exceptional leadership skills, effective communication, attention to detail, and a strong commitment to safety. You will play a critical role in ensuring the success of our organization. University of Utah Job ID# PRN34770B 02152 - Campus Security COMPENSATION: $27.00 - $30.00 WORK SCHEDULE: Swing shift Monday - Friday, 2:00PM - 10:00PM depending on departmental needs. RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job. Job Responsibilities Supervise a team of security officers and corporals and ensure they carry out their duties effectively and efficiently. Maintain an organized shift schedule and confirm that all posts are adequately covered. Ensure adherence to established rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Provide direction to the security team under your charge and give clear instructions on their responsibilities and tasks. Conduct regular audits and patrols and respond appropriately to any security incidents or emergencies. Coordinate with corporals in the administration of discipline. Investigate incidents, accidents, and report findings to management. Provide security training and guidance to security team, and create awareness about security policies and procedures. QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); five years experience in the position of security corporal or related management experience or equivalency; a proficient knowledge and understanding of current electronic security equipment (proprietary alarms, CCTV systems, computers, etc.); and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required. Combination of campus and hospital security experience is preferred. PREFERENCES: Strong knowledge of security and safety practices, procedures and regulations. Excellent leadership skills and the ability to communicate effectively with staff and management. Strong analytical skills with the ability to analyze data and make informed decisions. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle emergency situations calmly and effectively Attention to detail and ability to maintain accurate records. TO APPLY, VISIT: EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans' preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran's status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

Keywords: University of Utah, Salt Lake City , Security Sergeant (PRN34770B), Other , Salt Lake City, Utah

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