Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Safety and Security Office is looking for a qualified Shift Safety Officer to staff 24/7 operations at the Daytona Beach campus. Shift Safety Officers provide general safety and security to the campus community by conducting continual preventive patrols by vehicle, foot, golf cart and bicycle, providing lock and unlock services, investigating and documenting incidents, enforcing rules & regulations, and responding to emergency conditions.
Responsibilities include the following:
Maintaining security and safety of campus personnel (students, faculty, staff, contractors, etc.) and property by patrolling and securing buildings, checking building security, safeguarding property, monitoring access control, and responding to emergency conditions.
Conducting investigations of incidents or conditions of safety and security relevance. Completing thorough and accurate reports and department paperwork in a timely manner.
Enforcing rules, regulations, and policies on campus in a professional, courteous manner.
Providing services for campus personnel such as escorts, special watches and information. Acting as campus liaison after university business hours.
Providing assistance at special events.
The Embry-Riddle safety and security department is a 24/7 operation which must be staffed at minimum levels at all times. Unscheduled overtime is required as needed or when special university details occur. Shift Safety Officers may be required to work one or more of the following shifts:
A shift 7:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
B shift 3:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M.
C shift 11:00 P.M. – 7:00 A.M.
High School Diploma or GED.
At least 1-3 years of work related experience.
Excellent verbal and written communication abilities.
Ability to write legibly, speak clearly, and manage multiple and sometimes stressful tasks (involving radio, phone, and personal communications) at the same time.
A pre-employment drug screening is required and candidate is subject to random drug screening during employment period.
Prior law enforcement, public safety or emergency services experience is desirable.
Associate’s degree preferred.
Physical requirements for this position include the following:
Ability to ascend several flights of stairs in a building emergency.
Ability to walk quickly or run from one portion of campus to another.
Must be able to walk or stand during the course of a shift when required.
Must be able to sit, in confined space, for extended periods of time.
Much of the Shift Safety Officer’s time will be spent outdoors monitoring campus safety and thus will be subject to weather conditions at the Daytona Beach, FL location.