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Police Officer

Benedict College Police Department
Columbia, SC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Performs the duties of a police officer for Benedict College by enforcing State criminal and traffic laws, policies, rules and regulations of the College. Protects persons and property while enforcing the rules and regulations of Benedict College.

  • Patrols the College Campus to protect and secure person(s) or property while deterring crime and detecting violations of the law, to include but not limited to traffic control duties, investigating criminal violations or securing crime scenes.
  • Respond to all calls for service to include but not limited to complaints, accidents, disturbances, medical emergencies while taking appropriate action as needed in such cases and completing all necessary reports.
  • Promote and actively participates in community policing, securing buildings on campus, responding to medical calls and building alarms.
  • Demonstrate a caring professional image for students, parents and the general public and practice effective communication.
  • Make presentations to student organizations, faculty and staff.
  • Other duties as required or assigned.
  • QUALIFICATIONS: This is a certified police position therefore you:

Must be 21 years of age, high school graduate, (Associates Degree preferred), Class 1 or 3 LEO Certification and no criminal history.

Must possess a valid South Carolina driver’s license with no history of DUI within the last 10 years. Must be able to pass the requirements of the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy Basic Law Enforcement certification.

Prior or current law enforcement welcomed.

SALARY: $33,000 - $37,000

Commensurate with experience and/or education.

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Along with your application, please bring to the police department @2400 Haskell Ave. Columbia SC 29204, 3 recommendation letters, a copy of your high school diploma or college degree, and copies of your drivers license, social security card and birth certificate.

Benedict College Police Department


1600 Harden Street

Columbia, SC



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