Marian University is currently seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Campus Police Officer position. The Campus Police Officer is part of the Campus Police Department pursuant to Indiana Code, Title 21, Article 39, Chapter 4.0 to 4.7. The Campus Police Officer has general police powers, and has the same common law and statutory powers, privileges and immunities as sheriffs and constables. The Campus Police Officer is responsible for enforcing local, state, and federal laws serving to protect life, primarily, and property secondarily. It is required that the Campus Police Officer comply with University rules and policies, guarding the peace, tranquility and serenity of the University while attempting to ensure justice and maintain the dignity of the individuals.
Requirements: A high school diploma or general education degree (GED); ILEA certification; two years full time law enforcement experience; maintain certification, and attend minimum of 24 hours annual in-service training. Any certified reserve academy graduate can apply. The new hire must successfully complete the 16-week Indiana Law Enforcement Academy training. The police officer must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation's preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks as one of US News & World Report's top universities in the Midwest Region. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university's culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state's first new medical school in 110 years. Marian University's football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015. In 2016 and 2017, the women's basketball team won back-to-back NAIA national championships. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 36 national titles.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Complete applications include a cover letter, resume, three (3) references and copies of certifications. Complete application materials should be submitted to email@example.com.
Marian University is an EOE