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Campus Safety Officer

Posted: July 25, 2022

Title:                                  Campus Safety Officer
Department:                   Campus Safety
Supervisor:                     Campus Safety Manager
Category:                        Part-time / Staff / Non-Exempt (12-month)

Position Summary:

The Campus Safety Officer is responsible for ensuring that the Finlandia University Campus is a safe and secure environment.  The Officer will be responsible for a variety of functions, including but not limited to, patrolling and securing campus facilities, issuing ID’s and parking permits, enforcing parking policies, reporting incidents and maintaining access to facilities and grounds.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Responds to emergency situations on campus and contacts appropriate authorities for additional assistance in accordance with established procedures
  2. Works collegially and professionally with students, employees and external constituents
  3. Communicates with other Campus Safety and University staff to coordinate support functions for special events on campus
  4. Completes scheduled rounds throughout campus and secures university facilities
  5. Issue campus identification cards and parking permits
  6. Enforces campus parking policies to include vehicle ticketing
  7. Completes all Campus Safety related reports and shift logs daily
  8. Adheres to all university policies and procedures
  9. Performs other duties as required

Required Qualifications:

  1. High school diploma or equivalent
  2. Ability to adhere to confidentiality as required
  3. Ability to pass a criminal background screening
  4. Possess a valid driver’s license along with a good driving record
  5. Ability to lift 50 pounds
  6. Ability to work evenings, nights, weekends, holidays and on an on-call basis

Desired Qualifications:

  1. Associate degree with a major or minor in criminal justice, criminology, sociology or similar field
  2. One year of successful employment in a private security position
  3. CPR/First Aid Certification

Apply to:

Scott Hendrickson
Campus Safety, Finlandia University
601 Quincy St.
Hancock, MI 49930


“Finlandia University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer that provides equal opportunity for all, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.”


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