Public Safety Officer

Position Information

Chowan University seeks applications for a full-time Public Safety Officer.  The position will report to the Director of Public Safety/Chief of Campus Police.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, patrolling buildings, grounds, and parking lots to ensure the safety and security of the campus community.  The officer will be expected to assist in traffic control, write citations as necessary, Chowan and welcome and assist visitors with directions, parking and related guest requests.  In addition, the successful candidate will ensure buildings are secured and lock/unlock offices and buildings as directed.   Additional duties may also be assigned at the direction of the Director.

High school diploma or equivalent is required.  The successful candidate will be highly team-oriented, have excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills, both verbal and written, as well as “hands-on” experience in Microsoft word applications.  Must be available to work varying shifts.  A clear motor vehicle record with a valid state driver’s license is required.  Experience in a related, customer-focused area, preferably in a college environment, a significant plus.

Interested candidates should send letter of interest and resume with three professional references by e-mail to or by US Mail to Human Resources, Attention: Public Safety Search, Chowan University, One University Place, Murfreesboro NC 27855.  Interested candidates are encouraged to visit our website at Application review begins immediately and continues until filled.  Chowan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, genetic information or age in its programs and activities.