(FT) Constable in
the University Safety Department
University, New Castle
High school diploma or
equivalent is required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Related coursework or
specialized training beyond high school is preferred.
Incumbent must have a
current COPT Certification or State Constable License to include certification
in Firearms. If hired, candidate must maintain certifications in firearms, Taser,
CPR accordance with the Delaware Board of Examiners for Constables and
Wilmington University standards. Candidate must also obtain and maintain a
Delaware Conceal Carry license or LEOSA certification.
must undergo drug testing and either an MMPI (Minnesota Multiphasic Personality
Inventory) or a PAI (Personal Assessment Inventory) evaluation administered by a
practitioner of the University’s choice.
Candidate must possess
excellent communication, customer service and organizational skills.
Must be detail-oriented
and able to work with diverse populations.
Must be self-directed
and able to make decisions independently.
Must be committed to a
team-building approach as well as maintaining an effective working relationship
with all employees.
Must be computer
literate and proficient in Microsoft Office.
Must have a working
knowledge of the DELJIS System as well as RMS and/or other web-based training
The ability to maintain
professionalism and confidentiality in any situation is a must.
include (but are not limited to):
Candidate must be able
to meet the requirements of Constable (State of Delaware): In accordance with
Title 10, Chapter 27, and Section 2705 of the Delaware Code.
Candidate, when and
where necessary, will exercise the powers of arrest and detention at all
Wilmington University campuses.
Works closely with law
enforcement agencies of jurisdiction.
Responsible to patrol
campus facilities, providing visible security coverage during hours of
Operates safety vehicles
assigned to the department. Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Candidate will monitor
safety desks, telephones, radios, security/fire alarms and CCTV cameras.
Responds to calls for
service for students, faculty, staff and visitors, as necessary.
Candidate will be
responsible for incident/accident investigations and completing written reports
in accordance with department policies.
Operates DELJIS, Report
Executive Records Management System, Access Control Systems and other assigned
Safety Department computers.
Candidate will ensure
compliance with all Clery Act guidelines and follow department’s standard
operating procedures and policies.
Provide escorts to
students, faculty, staff and visitors, as necessary.
Monitor and assist with
traffic control at all campuses.
Conduct “Security Tours”
at all sites.
issues/hazards to appropriate safety supervisors and/or proper departments, as
Candidate will perform
other duties which may be assigned by the safety supervisors and/or the AVP.
There will be day and
evening shifts also including weekends should the institution be in operation
and campus activities require Constable presence. (Candidate must be flexible
with their hours to meet the needs of the department and/or the University).
Travel may be required to different campuses for work assignment on rotating or
University offers an excellent benefit package that includes:
Medical and Dental
Retirement Plan (403b)
Dependent Care Assistance
Life & Disability Insurances
Applications will be
reviewed as received and will be accepted until the position is filled.
is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer with a strong
institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among
its faculty and staff to all postings. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, age, genetic
information, marital status or other characteristics protected by law.
The security of all
members of the campus community is of vital concern to Wilmington University. In
compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime
Statistics Act, the Annual Security Report contains information for all
Wilmington University sites regarding campus security programs, recommended
personal safety practices, the authority of University Public safety Officers,
campus disciplinary procedures, and campus crime statistics for the most recent
three year period can be found online at
http://www.wilmu.edu/safety/2016_US-AnnualSecurityReport_Update_2.pdf or a
hard copy may be requested from the Wilmington University Department of
University Safety at (302) 325-3333.