Career Opportunities

SECURITY OFFICER
  • Starting Salary is $32,240
  • Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and valid Driver's License. 18 years old. Clear Criminal history. 3 years of general work experience with at least one year in law enforcement or security.
  • Under general supervision performs the duties of a Security Officer. Participates as instructed in specialized unit activities such as crime prevention, re-certification, instructing criminal investigations or special events.
  • Performs Access control functions, including checking identification at building entrances and locking and unlocking buildings
  • Performs vehicle escorts.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Security License
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

POLICE OFFICER
  • Starting Salary is $44,200
  • Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Two years of experience in law enforcement.
  • Under general supervision performs the duties of a Police Officer. Participates as instructed in specialized unit activities such as crime prevention, re-certification, conducting preliminary  investigations or special events.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

MASTER POLICE OFFICER
  • Starting Salary is $46,800
  • Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Five years of experience in law enforcement.
  • Performs all functions of a Police Officer in addition to conducting in-service training, serving as a Field Training Officer, and serving as an acting supervisor when needed.Under general supervision performs the duties of a Police Officer. Participates as instructed in specialized unit activities such as crime prevention, re-certification, instructing criminal investigations or special events.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission.
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
  • Starting Salary is $45,760
  • Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Three years of experience in law enforcement or public safety communications.
  • Under general supervision performs the duties of a Communications Officer.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission.
  • Must be able to successfully complete APCO PSTC certification or equivalent
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

DETECTIVE
  • Starting Salary is $46,800
  • Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Five years experience in law enforcement, with at least two years of experience with criminal investigations.
  • Under general supervision performs the duties of a Police Detective. Participates as instructed in specialized unit activities such as crime prevention, re-certification, conducting preliminary  investigations or special events.
  • Demonstrated ability to: conduct interviews and investigate complex cases; testify in grand juries, hearings, and trials; and prepare affidavits, warrants, and investigative reports.
  • Must possess intermediate knowledge of criminal and civil law and of police practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of: court system; modern police practices; crime investigation methods; presentation of physical evidence; principles and practices of police supervision; DPS regulations, policies, and procedures; and University policies and procedures.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

POLICE SERGEANT
  • Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree  and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Five years of experience in law enforcement with at least 2 years supervisory experience.
  • Under general supervision performs the duties of a Police Sergeant. Participates as instructed in specialized unit activities such as crime prevention, re-certification, conducting preliminary  investigations or special events.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

DETECTIVE SERGEANT
  • Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Five years of experience in law enforcement with at least two years in investigations.
  • Must have previous experience and/or training in situations involving sexual assault and discrimination (including religious, racial, and sexual orientation).
  • Knowledge of: court system; modern police practices; crime investigation methods; presentation of physical evidence; principles and practices of police supervision; DPS regulations, policies, and procedures; and University policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to: conduct interviews and investigate complex cases; testify in grand juries, hearings, and trials; and prepare affidavits, warrants, and investigative reports.
  • experience and/or certified training as an investigator to include Crime Scene and Death Investigations, evidence/property collection and preservation, interview/interrogation, latent fingerprint collection, and overt/covert electronic surveillance techniques. NCIC certification or eligibility for certification is preferred.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.

LIEUTENANT
  • Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and valid Driver's License. 21 years old. US Citizen. Clear Criminal history.
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible law enforcement experience related to public safety, including at least 2 years of supervisory experience.
  • Experience in internal policy and procedures, reports, and preliminary investigations. Experience in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Previous experience in, and responsibility for critical incident response and notification procedures. Previous experience and/or training in situations involving sexual assault and discrimination (including religious, racial, and sexual orientation).
  • Must satisfactorily complete a Consortium of University Public Safety Institute or have previously completed the equivalent.
  • Must successfully obtain and maintain a Special Police Officer's Commission
  • Benefits include health insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, and 100% tuition reimbursement

For More Information about this position, including current openings, please visit  the GU Employment Opportunities page.