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University of Alabama at Birmingham

University of Alabama at Birmingham

university, fl, usa
Posted on Saturday, February 17, 2024


The UAB Police and Public Safety Department seeks a Security Officer to perform prescribed duties on fixed posts, and to patrol campus buildings, parking lots and other University facilities to assure all areas are secure and free of hazards and suspicious/unauthorized persons. Patrol all assigned areas, giving special attention to problem areas. Assist visitors with directions and street locations, as well as various departments in the hospital and on campus.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

· Inventories all assigned keys and takes notes to ensure all scheduled buildings are locked or open for individual or group request. Locks and unlocks all assigned area doors per scheduled an in accordance with special lock or unlock requests.

· Observes for criminal activity or suspicious circumstances in the form or persons, places or things while locking and unlocking doors. If suspicious circumstances are noted, calls for police assistance immediately and remains in the area to guide or assist the responding officer.

· Creates a sense of safety and security on University properties. Takes all necessary measure to reduce opportunity for criminal activity and the commission of crime within the University and its properties.

· Identifies criminal offenders and calls for police officers if apprehension is required or advisable. Cooperates with and assists State, Municipal and other public agencies as required. Assists all persons seeking directions, information, or assistance.

· Patrols all assigned areas giving special attention to and often rechecking those locations where security problems may be the most frequent.

· Observes all infractions of University rules and regulations that may cause harm to persons or property, and requests a police officer to report incidents and if required write the appropriate report.

· Demonstrates the ability to follow departmental policies and procedures.

· Performs other duties as assigned.

Hourly Pay Rate: $15.00


High School diploma or GED required. Alabama Drivers License OR state ID required within 30 days of hire.

Primary Location

: University

Job Category

: Campus Safety


: 115101000 Security Police Services

Employee Status

: Regular
Shift: Rotation / Flexible Staffing / Multiple Shifts
Work Arrangement (final schedule to be determined by the department/hiring manager): Onsite