|Date Opened||3/16/2020 4:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$19.94 - $26.76/hour (Employees new to State Service start at the minimum pay).|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||3/26/2020 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut, State Department of Education invites applicants to apply for a first shift, part-time Building and Grounds Patrol Officer position to work within The Connecticut Technical Education and Career System. This position is located at Platt Technical High School in Milford, CT. The Connecticut Technical Education and Career System serves approximately 11,200 full-time high school students.
In a high school environment, the incumbent will be responsible for performing a full range of school security duties thirty-two and one half (32.50) hours per week, Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
At a state institution, university or school, facility or at the State Regional Market this class is accountable for providing basic security services designed to insure the control and safety of clients, students, employees and the visiting public.
Enforces regulations relating to parking and traffic control as established by assigned agency; directs traffic on state property; issues tickets for violations; gives information and assistance to visitors; guards entrances and exits to prevent trespass, vandalism, theft and other violations; performs routine vehicle and foot patrol duty and monitors security and alarm systems to detect theft and other criminal acts; provides security escorts; provides first aid when necessary; performs dispatching and record keeping functions at a desk post; at a state hospital, assists in maintaining order among patients; assists in searching for missing patients; may assist in fire prevention and fire fighting activities; at an agency or institution, may oversee the activities of fellow officers as designated; at the State Regional Market, collects stall fees from vendors and prepares receipts of same; performs related duties as required.
Interpersonal skills; basic oral and written communication skills; ability to think and act quickly in an emergency with judgment and discretion.
Preference will be given to applicants with the following experience and training:
In addition to the checking of references and of facts stated in the application, a thorough background investigation of each candidate may be made before persons are certified for appointment.
Incumbents in this class may be exposed to the attendant discomforts of working outdoors, to the effort of prolonged periods of walking and standing while on foot patrol and/or guard duty, and to some danger of injury in performing the duties of the class.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
This position will be filled in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, transfer, promotion and merit employment rules.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.