Director of Campus Safety is responsible for the operations of the University’s Safety Department which operates on a 24/7 basis. This will include supervision of physical security operations, NFPA compliance, OSHA compliance, vehicle registration and parking enforcement. The Director develops, administers, and evaluates all safety and security functions, programs, and policies. These policies must be in compliance with all applicable state or federal laws and/or regulations. This position also requires an operational awareness of best practices and national trends related to campus safety/security and legal issues impacting higher education.
The Director proactively addresses safety and security concerns, implements action plans, and ensures related policies are consistently enforced. The Director will also ensure regular fire, safety, and security inspections are conducted within all University facilities; conducts investigations; and coordinates all matters involving on property parking including the issuance and control of decals and the issuance. In addition, the Director provides administrative and operational guidance for a departmental staff, including patrol, dispatch, and compliance personnel. The Director will work closely with local emergency services. The Director will also work with the Vice President of Student Life to conduct Title IX investigations as may be necessary. Lastly the Director shall operate as the University’s Incident Commander following the Unified Incident Command Structure as may be necessary.