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Police Officer

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 07/24/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Working Title Police Officer
Job Classification Campus Security III
Department Name 42011-Greensburg Police
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0130859
Hiring Range $26,988.00 - $43,212.00
Position Description

To provide basic police and security services for the protection of all property, students, faculty, staff and visitors at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. Enforcement of all rules and regulations at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg as well as State and Federal laws. Conduct criminal and traffic investigations, make arrests, and detentions per the Pennsylvania Crimes Code and vehicle code. Provide traffic control and parking enforcement, Render first aid, CPR, administer the AED, and be able to respond to emergency situations on campus.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Monday, August 7th at 5:00pm

Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 1-2 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

Ability to write reports utilizing a computer and communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Required Licenses/Certifications

Knowledge of Pennsylvania Crimes Code, Vehicle Code, and Rules of Criminal Procedure. Certified in Basic First Aid, CPR, and AED. Physical and psychological exams must be passed satisfactorily. Pennsylvania Act 120 Certification. Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check with satisfactory results. Valid PA driver’s license with satisfactory driving history.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check.
Assignment Category Regular, Part-Time
Percent Effort 50
Scheduled Work Hours Work Schedule to Vary
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours 20 hours per week
Campus Greensburg
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you currently Act 120 Certified or ability to be certified within two months?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents