Position Title: Safety & Security Specialist

Department: Safety & Security Department

Reports Directly to: Safety & Security Director

Status: Non-exempt; Full-time

Salary: $14.00 per hour

Summary of Duties:

  • Conducts temperature checks at entrances to college buildings of all visitors, students, faculty, and staff for COVID-19 symptoms and elevated temperature.
  • Must be able to take appropriate action in a timely manner based on incident.
  • Officers are expected to present a clean, neat and professional appearance
  • Assists any persons in building or on campus needing directions or campus information.
  • Locks and Unlocks designated buildings and gates as requested and as scheduled.
  • Officer will complete foot patrol duties on campus
  • Patrols for unusual and suspicious activities, theft, fires, people’s safety, etc.
  • Investigates and responds to any civil disturbances; potential illegal activities; suspicious circumstances, and reports to supervisor and local law enforcement.
  • Attends security meetings and trainings.
  • Conducts building checks to insure the building is secure and reports any safety hazards, fire hazards or security breaches.
  • Escorts people/property to desired destination when safeties of property or persons are a concern.
  • Responds to alarms and dispatched calls, decides what action(s) to take based on situation and facts known and position limitations.
  • Must be able to multi-task calls, radio- activity, persons, and incidents.
  • Must be able to prioritize tasks and incidents for timely response.
  • Shall keep confidentiality for all incidents involving students, staff and visitors.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:None

Working Conditions:

Requires working evenings, holidays, and weekends on a rotating basis and are subject being called in for shift coverage.

A minimum 30-minute paid meal period is provided in shifts exceeding five hours. When there is only one security officer on duty, the security officer is not completely relieved of their duties and may be required to perform their duties during the meal period.

Physical Demands:

Must be able to sit and stand for long periods.  Must be able to walk, run, bend over, stoop, reach, and lift up to 50 lbs. in the performance of duties.

Minimum Qualificationss:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Previous Security or Safety related experience recommended, but not required.
  • Applicant will need to successfully pass a background check.

Knowledge  & Skills:

  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of spelling, grammar and punctuation (Report Writing)
  • Ability to use computer and learn new software

Required Documents:

  • UTTC Application
  • Driver License

Opening Date:

Closing Date: September 30, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Additional Information:

United Tribes Technical College (UTTC) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religious preference, age, handicap, marital status, political preference, or membership or non-membership in an employee organization, except as allowed by the Indian preference provision of the civil rights act of 1964, as amended.

A conviction record will not necessarily be a bar from employment. This information will only be used for job-related purposes and only to the extent permitted by applicable law. Federal laws require that employers hire only individuals who are authorized to be lawfully employed in the United States. In compliance with such laws, UTTC will verify the status of every individual offered employment with UTTC. UTTC will not sponsor work-related visas.

Applicants are responsible for providing proof of enrollment in a federally recognized tribe if Indian preference is claimed. Applicants are responsible for providing a copy of his/her United States Government Form DD214 or his/her honorable discharge certificate from any branch of the military service if veteran’s preference is claimed. Failure to provide proof will result in loss of Indian or veteran preference in employment.

Application and required documents can be completed and submitted online at https://uttc.edu/careers/, via email to hr@uttc.edu, or mail to Human Resources Department, United Tribes Technical College, 3315 University Drive, Bismarck, ND 58504. Applications and Required Documents received after the closing date and time of a job posting will NOT be considered.

Upon selection, the applicant is responsible to obtain and complete a Transcript Request Form from the last institution attended. The applicant will submit the completed form to the Human Resources Department. The Human Resources Department will cover any fees required to obtain official transcripts.