Public Safety Officer, Waukesha

  • Carroll University
  • Waukesha, WI, USA
  • May 30, 2022
Full time Public Safety/Police

Job Description


Public Safety Officer, Waukesha

General Information

  • Job Title:Public Safety Officer
  • Location:
    • 100 N East Ave
    • Waukesha, WI, 53186
    • United States
  • Employee Type:Support Staff
  • Job Category:Public Safety, Staff


  • Regularly patrol University grounds, buildings, and surrounding community via foot, bike and vehicle
  • Make regular tours of campus buildings, performing lock and unlock functions, and checking for unauthorized use
  • Voluntarily initiate and/or take assigned written and verbal complaint reports on all incidents of crime, suspicious persons or circumstances, motor vehicle accidents, or circumstances that might pose questionable liability to the University
  • Interview victims, complainants, witnesses, and suspects relative to investigations and prepare related documentation and reports
  • Conduct regular checks of parking lots, enforce parking regulations and check for signs of criminal activity
  • Provide traffic control as needed and assigned
  • Conduct checks of boilers and other physical plant rooms for signs of malfunction
  • Acts as first contact for after-hours Physical Plant Department and custodial problems
  • Respond to areas on campus in all emergency situations including circumstances involving police, fire, and medical personnel
  • Render emergency assistance to members of the Carroll University community as necessary
  • Act quickly, instill calm, and determine appropriate actions during emergencies and critical situations
  • Work closely with members of the Student Affairs Division in communicating and investigating concerns
  • Provide crisis intervention as needed
  • Generate a full report of activities and incidents in an accurate and timely manner
  • Advocate for campus safety and security issues and needs
  • Enforce rules, regulations and University policies, and assist law enforcement in enforcing appropriate statutes, ordinances, and traffic laws
  • Act as a cooperative liaison with Waukesha Police Department patrol and investigative units
  • Perform additional duties as assigned

Preferred and Required Qualifications


Availability, Education and/or experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Training in safety/security area and/or college credits in a related field preferred
  • Three to four years of security/military/ law enforcement experience preferred
  • This position may require the availability to work ALL shifts as scheduled- 1st, 2nd, 3rd, day, night, weekend, rotating, and swing, as well as holidays and overtime.

Human Relations Skills:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Sensitivity to the needs of students

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to walk continually for two miles, climb four stories of stairs, and ride a bicycle at a moderate speed for up to three miles

Special Requirements:

  • Must have valid Wisconsin motor vehicle license and be insurable under the University's insurance plan.
  • Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission.
  • Current openings include 4pm - Midnight and 7pm - 3am shifts.

Application Details

To apply, please visit:

When inquiring or applying for this job opening, please also reference

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at Carroll University and at other institutions of higher education in the region on

Copyright ©2022 Inc. All rights reserved.

Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency