UNIVERSITY POLICE OFFICER II POSITIONS
Must be certified by the
Maryland Police Training Commission (MPTC)
COME EXPLORE THE EXCELLENT CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND in BALTIMORE!
With six professional schools and a graduate school, the University of Maryland (UM) in Baltimore is Maryland’s founding campus and just blocks from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, Oriole Park at Camden Yards and the Ravens football stadium. Using state-of-the-art technological support, UM is one of America’s leading research universities, with grant and contract support exceeding $588 million in FY11.
The UM Department of Public Safety consists of a full-service police department that serves the UM campus 24 hours a day; 365 days a year. University Police Officers are commissioned by the Maryland Police Training Commission (MPTC) and have full police authority. They work closely with a non-sworn security force to ensure the safety and protection of the campus. Typically, police officers respond to calls and requests for services via foot patrol, bike patrol, and vehicles. The department has a strong commitment to timely notifications of crime incidents that impact the safety of the campus.
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The University of Maryland in Baltimore, Department of Public Safety is currently recruiting for POLICE OFFICER II POSITIONS.
University Police Officer II - Requires high school diploma or GED and Maryland Police Training Commission (MPTC) certification
* Must be at least 21 years of age
* Must be a citizen of the United States
* Must have 20/100 (Snellen) vision the weaker eye and vision correctable to 20/30 in each eye and wear corrective lenses
* Must not have been convicted of a felony
* Must demonstrate physical ability to perform job
* Must work weekends, holidays, rotating shifts, on call, and as needed
* Must possess and maintain a valid Driver's License
* Finalists will be required to complete a comprehensive background check, including drug test, polygraph, and psychological evaluation.
Successful candidates must have a stable work history and excellent oral and written communication skills. Finalists will be subject to a thorough background investigation, including polygraph examination.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
Candidates selected for employment may be subject to medical inquiries and/or medical examinations to determine ability to perform the job. Employees in this job class are required to maintain certification as specified by the Maryland Police Training Commission. Employees in this job class may be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.
Based on the duties of this position, selected candidates are eligible to participate in the Bargaining Unit (Union).
Starting Salary: Based on current salary and equity with the current UM UPO II salaries.
Posting Date: 3/1/13
Filing Deadline: 3/31/13For more information, go to:
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