Special Constable – Western University Special Constable Service
Western University’s vision is to be a destination of choice for the world’s brightest minds seeking the best student experience at a leading Canadian research university. We prepare future leaders to succeed, providing life-long opportunities for intellectual, social and cultural growth in order to better serve our communities.
Western is seeking a new Special Constable to join the Special Constable Service, providing our community with values-driven service based on dignity and respect, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The Western Special Constable Service interacts with the entire University population, comprising approximately 40,000 faculty, staff and students as well as the Affiliate University Colleges, Research Parks and Spencer Leadership Centre.
As a Special Constable, you play an integral role in maintaining and promoting community safety and security. You foster a sense of safety and inclusion by encouraging an open dialogue with all members of the University community, and furthering initiatives to identify and address the root causes of crime and other hazards. You build and strengthen relationships between Special Constables and the members of the University community, by participating in programs and events that foster community service objectives, and by performing your duties professionally and courteously while ensuring safe and secure environments for all students, faculty, staff and visitors.
• Completion of post-secondary education (College Diploma or University Degree) or Ontario Police College (or equivalent)
• A Valid Ontario driver’s license
• Current certification in CPR and first aid (or ability to complete by time of employment offer)
• Strong knowledge in security and security systems
Our preferred candidate will also have:
• Previous police or special constable experience; ideally in a public sector environment (e.g. health care or education)
Interested applicants are asked to visit: https://recruit.uwo.ca to learn more, and apply to job reference #23871. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 519-661-2194.