Staff Posting Details
Position InformationRequisition Number P00993
Position Type Staff Department University Police Working Title Patrol Officer Trainee 2 positions available Classification Security Officer 1 - 74710
Position Summary InformationNature of position Permanent, Full-time
If Temporary, Start Date If Temporary, End Date If part-time, hours per week If part-time, percent time Days Worked 80 hours per pay period. The police academy hours are generally Monday – Friday from 8A.M. – 4:30P.M for 25 – 27 weeks with occasional evening and weekend (Saturday) modules. Hours/Shift worked 80 hours per pay period. The police academy hours are generally Monday – Friday from 8A.M. – 4:30P.M for 25 – 27 weeks with occasional evening and weekend (Saturday) modules. Union SPFPA - Police & Security
Posting Detail Information
Job Summary/Basic Function
Millersville University is accepting applications for a Patrol Officer Trainee. The Patrol Officer trainee position is an entry-level position designed to identify new police recruits. An employee in this job participates in an MPOETC Certified Act 120 program. An employee in this job develops skills and techniques to provide police services and protection to the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education property, grounds, facilities, clientele, employees, and the general public. Work involves learning to enforce the Pennsylvania Crimes Code, Motor Vehicle Code, local ordinances, and commonwealth regulations. Assignments are designed to develop proficiency in law interpretation and application, legal procedures, police operations, criminal investigations, public safety, physical fitness, self-defense, firearms use, emergency response, effective communication, report writing, maintenance and use of equipment, and law enforcement practices. Work may also include performing on-the-job assignments patrolling a State University to protect and guard property or persons from fire, theft, trespass, or other hazards.
Performance is evaluated in accordance with prescribed regulations and procedures, formal inspections, personal observation, and successful completion of an MPOETC Certified Act 120 program.
The officer trainee will never betray their integrity, character, or the public trust. The officer trainee will treat all individuals with dignity and respect and ensure their actions are dedicated to ensuring the safety of my community and the preservation of human life. Trainees will always have the courage to hold themself and others accountable for our actions. Trainees will maintain the highest ethical standards and uphold the values of the University and police department they serve.
Located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Millersville University of Pennsylvania is one of the 14 public universities of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. Our pillars of distinction include exceptionally strong student-faculty relationships, numerous programs of distinction, a beautiful campus and vibrant location, and successful job placement for our students. Our students' success, both inside and outside of the classroom, is our highest priority, and we provide numerous opportunities to facilitate their academic, personal, and social growth and development. Almost 70 baccalaureate programs are available for our 6,250 students to find their path. Several of our programs are multidisciplinary in nature, combining science, technology, and art to create a more progressive degree. We have over 950 graduate students enrolled in 21 master's and 3 doctoral programs. Our faculty are highly respected in their fields and dedicated to the success of students in the classroom, research labs, and in campus life. Over 66,000 alumni live in all 50 states and in 72 countries around the world. We seek individuals who embrace and value our EPPIIC values of exploration, public mission, professionalism, inclusion, integrity, and compassion.
Pay Rate: $16.64 per hour plus comprehensive benefits starting on the first day of employment.
At Millersville University we are committed to fostering a learning and working environment that promotes the intersectionality of diversity to foster a climate of inclusion. Employing our EPPIIC values and the principles of Inclusive Excellence, we hold that an inclusive community is a core value that is an essential part of the foundation for our learning and working environment. Millersville University is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.
Posting Open Date 05/02/2023 Posting Close Date 05/28/2023 Full Consideration Date Special Instructions to Applicants Quicklink for Posting/Requisition https: // jobs.millersville.edu/postings/10576Applicant Documents
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Patrol Officer Trainee [2 positions available]
May 25, 2023
May 28, 2023