Coastal Carolina University

Myrtle Beach , SC
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Law Enforcement Officer - Captain

Coastal Carolina University
Myrtle Beach, SC Full-time
Posted on May 21, 2018

Coastal Carolina University is accepting applications for the following position: Captain (Law Enforcement Officer III) in the Department of Public Safety.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: enforcing Coastal Carolina University rules and regulations; enforcing State of South Carolina and local laws and statutes for the preservation of peace and protection of life and property; serving in the capacity of the Investigative Captain; performing and overseeing others in all duties involved in the investigation and prosecution of crimes; and performing other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent (GED), two (2) years of law enforcement supervisory experience, and two (2) years of criminal investigative experience are required. Must be a certified police officer in the state of South Carolina. Incumbent must have a valid driver's license. Bachelor's degree and at least eight (8) years of law enforcement supervisory experience is preferred. A successful candidate must have the ability to approach/respond to situations that arise in accordance with all laws, policies and general orders; ability to supervise others and investigate alleged crimes against persons and/or property; possess good computer, verbal and written skills; ability to interact successfully within a diverse academic community; an understanding that many young adults require guidance and tolerance rather than sterner measures; ability to act as court liaison with appropriate judicial and administrative agencies; prepare and assign cases; oversee the collection of evidence and statements; testify before court and grand jury; and become familiar with the department's Mission Statement and strive to incorporate the Mission Statement in their daily contacts with faculty, staff and students.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Law Enforcement Officer III (JC30/146726), full-time position with benefits. SC State pay band 06. Normal Work Hours: 12 hour shifts, days and hours vary.

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.