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Police agent in Training

Prairie View A&M University

January 12, 2019
Job location:
Prairie View, Texas

Job Category:
Security/Public Safety


The Police agent in Training, under supervision, receives classroom instruction and on-the-job training in the Prairie View A&M University Police Department.

Job responsibilities:
   » Works under general supervision of a police sergeant or lieutenant; patrols property under the jurisdiction of PVAMU in Waller County by bicycle or foot.
   » Interacts with public day-to-day contact. Provide escorts service in safety and emergency situations, assist state, county, and city law enforcement authorities as requested. Responds to emergency calls and takes appropriate action; provides assistance to other law enforcement and community departments or agencies
   » Investigates illegal and suspicious activities, persons and establishments, causes and results of accidents. Takes reports and performs preliminary investigations; enforces all criminal laws and violations of the Criminal Penal Code of the state of Texas.
   » Functions as training coordinator to ensure compliance with state TCOLE training mandates. Also, functions as Victim Assistance Coordinator for the department.
   » Reports all violations, rules and regulations of PVAMU; provides assistance to the public whenever possible.
   » Prevents crime, suppresses disturbances, issues citations, and testifies in Justice of the Peace Court, County/District Courts, and student judicial hearings. Guards and transports prisoners.

Required Education and practice:
   » High school diploma.
   » Two years of full-time employment. (NOTE: full-time employment practice does not have be in law enforcement to be considered as this an an entry level position)

Required expertise, expertise and Abilities:
   » capability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
   » capability to communicate effectively with all segments of the campus population.
   » capability to function under adverse and stressful conditions.

Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:
   » Certified as a Police agent by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE).
   » Must have a State of Texas class 'C' vehicle operator's license or capability to obtain within 30 days of employment.

Other Requirements:
   » Must be in excellent physical health and stamina. Work beyond normal office hours and/or work on weekends.
   » prosperous completion of field training program.
   » Applicant must pass an entrance exam to be considered for employment.
   » Applicant must prosperously pass psychological evaluation, physical examination, and complete background investigation to include but not limited to driving history, criminal background, and credit history.

Job Posting Close Date:
   » 01/18/2019

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed belowin the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
   »Cover Letter
   »Resume or Curriculum Vitae

Application Submission Guidelines:

All candidates are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via thePVAMUCareer site.

The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Contact Us by the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or should you need assistance with the online application process.

Background Check Requirements:

Internal Number: R-015883

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About Prairie View A&M University
Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. Information technology is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by covering issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.

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