Job Title: Security Sergeant
Department: Security and Public Safety
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine seeks full-time Security Sergeant/Dispatchers
to, under the direction of the Director of Security & Public Safety, provide security
and safety services for the protection of life and property within the college community.
In addition, the Security Sergeant/Dispatchers will provide supervision and direction
to contract security staff personnel. This position will also be responsible for monitoring
alarms and cameras, receiving calls placed to the college, and dispatching campus
security officers when necessary. Primary duties include: inspection and preventative
patrol; conducting educational safety programs; orientation of new personnel; completing
and maintaining shift logs; dispatch responsibilities on a rotational basis, and other
duties as assigned.
Position requires a high school diploma and a minimum three (3) years security/public
safety or law enforcement experience with at least one year in a supervisory capacity.
Candidates must have prior PA Act #235 training and/or PA Act #120 certification and
maintain PA Act #235 certification along with a valid driver’s license. Candidates
must be able to meet the physical demands of the job and be willing to work various
rotating shifts, including weekends, holidays, and overtime.