Career Opportunities

 

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.

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.

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.