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Campus Safety Officer

Hamilton is one of the nation's top liberal arts colleges. It is independent, highly selective, coeducational and residential. Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton is today composed of 1,850 diverse and talented students from nearly all of the 50 states and approximately 40 countries. More information can be found at www.hamilton.edu/about.

Hamilton College invites applicants for the position of full time Campus Safety Officer. The work hours are 11pm to 7am Thursday through Monday, with Tuesday and Wednesday off.

Position Description:

Responsibilities include patrolling campus, making regularly scheduled checks of buildings and grounds, enforcement of campus parking policies, responding to and investigating fire alarms, medical emergencies and other incidents that occur on campus. Officers are required to write and maintain accurate reports. In addition, Officers are regularly assigned to security details for social functions, College athletic and other campus events.


A high school diploma is required. Experience working in an academic environment and/or with young people is a plus. A proven ability to make clear, sound judgments and decisions and maintain a calm, authoritative presence in any situation or emergency is also required. This position also requires a New York State driver's license and a New York State Security Guard license.


Please review Hamilton's Benefits Summary for more information.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should send a resume, letter of interest and contact information for three professional references to apply@hamilton.edu. Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Hamilton College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in all areas of the campus community.

Posted 09/11/2015

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