$45,177 annually. Includes a comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
Special Police Sergeants patrol and monitor organization buildings and grounds to prevent fire, theft, vandalism, illegal entry and other illegal activities and possess arrest powers while on duty; provides a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors and employees; provides public relation activities; sets up, maintains and troubleshoots access control and video systems for the organization; plans and implements officer training certifications and programs. The duties of a Special Police Sergeant, include, but are not limited to, the qualification and the potential use of firearms.
Applicants must have a valid New York State driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within thirty days of appointment and a certification or the ability to obtain certification as a New York State Peace Officer within one year of appointment and current Pistol Permit or the ability to submit an application for a New York State Pistol Permit within sixty days of appointment and certification or the ability to obtain certification as a New York State, Department of Criminal Justice Services, General Topics Instructor- Police/Peace within two years of appointment.
Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Police Science or a related field or an Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice, Police Science or a related field and the equivalent of two years of full-time experience in a law enforcement or security organization, exposed to functions similar to those at Roswell Park or a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma and the equivalent of four years of full-time experience in a law enforcement or security organization, exposed to functions similar to those at Roswell Park.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, a United States citizen, pass drug test(s) and the Physical Fitness Assessment (PFA); and pass a psychological evaluation.
1. Required degrees must have been granted by an accredited college or university or one recognized by Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center as following acceptable educational practices.
2. Incumbents must maintain certification as a New York State Peace Officer as a condition of continued employment.
3. Incumbents must be able to obtain and maintain the necessary firearms permit(s) in accordance with organization policies and legal statutes as a condition of continued employment.
The preferred candidate will have three years experience as a police or peace officer and possess a bachelor's degree.
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants must reference the Posting # when applying for this position.
Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.