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Campus Safety Officer

Hiram College
Job Location:
Hiram, Ohio
Police and Public Safety
Hiram College is seeking candidates for the position of Campus Safety Officer. This is a full-time, 40-hour a week, non-exempt position. 

Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio. At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation is routine. The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship, or research experience.

The position of Campus Safety Officer will provide safety services for the students, faculty, staff, and guests, as well as buildings, grounds, and equipment of Hiram College. The Campus Safety Office seeks to ensure a safe learning and working environment for all. 

The Campus Safety Officer position will report directly to the Director of Campus Safety. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following*:
  • Perform thorough safety patrols of the building and grounds. 
  • Provide safety and/or escort assistance as requested. 
  • Lock and unlock buildings according to daily needs. 
  • Ensure the policies of Hiram College are followed and enforce them as necessary.
  • Maintain a daily activity log. 
  • File appropriate reports. 
  • Collaborate successfully with Village Police, Fire Officials, and other emergency responders. 
  • Report maintenance issues. 
  • Develop and maintain a positive rapport with the Hiram College community. 
  • Assume all other reasonable professional duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Campus Safety. 
  • Must be able to use basic functions of technology and the iParq ticketing system. 
  • Working knowledge and use of email, digital cameras, and Microsoft Office is required. 
  • Must be able to communicate (written and orally) clearly, effectively, and in a timely manner with community members, Hiram Village Police and Fire Departments, and other campus constituents. 
  • Regular, consistent attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.
*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High School Diploma is required.
  • Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License in good standing.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, and drive for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift/carry a minimum of 25 lbs.
Application Procedure

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Please include a cover letter, resume, and three professional references with their names, email addresses, and phone numbers. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence through Diversity!
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