The Lewis University
Police Department is a trained, professional organization committed to providing
a safe and secure educational and working environment for students, faculty,
staff and visitors. The Campus Safety Officer is a member of the Police
Department professional staff.
We currently have an
opening for a part-time Campus Safety Officer.
The function of the Campus Safety Officer is to maintain security and safety for
assigned areas, effectively respond to requests for service and enforce
University policies. Campus Safety Officers are part of the University’s team of
first responders equipped to assist in various emergency and non-emergency
Act as one of the
University’s first Responders equipped to assist in various emergency and
Participate in routine
patrol and security activities
Staff the police
Demonstrate the ability
to effectively communicate in various situations through various mediums
Must be at least 21
years of age and have a high school diploma.
Must possess a valid
Illinois driver’s license with a good driving record.
Must be able to
communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Ability to walk, run,
climb, provide assistance to persons in distress, operate required equipment,
work outdoors in a variety of adverse weather conditions.
Must be able to work
with flexible schedules involving evening, weekend and holiday work.
Ability to successfully
complete various required departmental training programs.
Ability to send and
receive information with necessary optical, auditory and manual dexterity. The
most qualified candidates will have successfully completed some level of
post-secondary education and have previous public safety experience in addition
to being proficient in common business computer software applications such as
email, word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software.
Inspired by the Universities Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice,
Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that Lewis is a
Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and
prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment.
Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, is an equal
opportunity employer, and is committed to diversity. Applicants of a diverse
background are highly encouraged to apply, however applications will only be
accepted from individuals currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in
the United States.