Mississippi Valley State University

October 6, 2015

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August 26, 2014

Police Officer (PT)




University Police Department



Police Officer  


Appointment Conditions:





Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Discourages criminal activity by crime preventive patrol of campus buildings and grounds; Investigate and take action on complaints and related details as assigned by supervisor; conduct investigations into alleged violations of the State and Federal codes and statutes; apprehends persons when appropriate in accordance with the department’s arrest policy for clear violations of law; investigate motor vehicle accidents occurring on campus; responds to and investigates fire and security alarms; prepares written reports of all crimes, safety hazards and significant incidents observed during duty; responsible for providing security for university campus; responds to calls for escort; safeguarding the physical facility, students, faculty, staff and visitors


Qualifications Required:

Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice or social or behavioral science field with at least one year of experience in Law Enforcement; must be State certified by the Mississippi Law Enforcement Academy;  must possess excellent moral and ethical character as determined by employment background investigation; Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to analyze situations quickly and objectively to respond appropriately


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941


Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer