Public Safety Officer (11 p.m. - 7 a.m.)

Position: Public Safety Officer (11 p.m. - 7 a.m.)

Department: Public Safety

Supervisor: Public Safety Supervisor

General Purpose: Public safety officers serve and protect the campus community. Duties include but are not limited to ensuring buildings are secured and safe, making themselves available to the students, faculty and staff for assistance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Foot, bicycle and motor patrol
  • Respond to medical calls
  • Report writing
  • Operate and maintain the command center (Building alarm systems, fire safety and closed circuit television systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to solve problem, make decisions and give directions.

Peripheral Duties:

  • Attend additional 30 hours of training each year.
  • Attend training and seminars off the Molloy campus.

Desired Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma required
  • Bachelor's degree in criminal justice, public administration, or closely related field preferred.
  • Five years law enforcement or campus security experience.
  • Licensed pursuant to the New York State Security Act of 1992
  • Certified in first aid and CPR/AED

Supervision Received: Works under supervision of the tour supervisor.

Responsibility for Public Contact:

  • Daily contact with students, faculty and staff.
  • Administrative skills (phone calls, provide instructions)
  • Be able to work as a team and also be effective independently.

Licensing and Certification:

  • Licensed pursuant to the New York State Security Guard Act of 1992.
  • Certified in First Aid, CPR/AED/NARCAN
  • New York state driver’s license

Tools and Equipment Used:

  • Closed circuit TV system
  • Copy machine/fax machine
  • Personal computer
  • Telephones
  • Cameras/video equipment

Physical Demands:

  • Public safety operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, year round.
  • Ability to handle extended periods of physical activity, including walking, climbing stairs, and carrying equipment.
  • Working outside during inclement weather.

To Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.