Department Job Openings 

 

 

Presbyterian College Campus Police Department

 

Position: Campus Police Sergeant                                    
Date Posted: November 15, 2021
Hours:  Full Time
Salary: Salary is based on education and experience
Application Deadline: until filled 

POSITION: Presbyterian College Campus Police Sergeant – Presbyterian College Campus Police Sergeants are sworn law enforcement officers with full authority to enforce federal, state, municipal laws, and Presbyterian College policies. PC Police Officers are Class 1 certified officers who have completed the twelve weeks of law enforcement instruction at the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. They are also appointed and commissioned as State Constables by the Governor of South Carolina as provided by South Carolina law.

Functions:

  • Patrol campus properties throughout the shift. Promote public and campus safety in those patrol areas consistent with the concepts of community policing, and department and PC policy, state, local and federal laws. Interact with faculty, university students and citizens who may visit the university.  Primary mode of patrol is vehicle patrol, but also includes foot patrol.
  • May be required to stand for extended periods of time when assigned to fixed posts or required to walk for extended periods of time if assigned to a walking post.
  • Enforce traffic laws and issues warnings or citations to violators.
  • Determines “probable cause” and makes arrests of individuals in compliance with South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and department policy.
  • Monitor radio traffic and respond to all dispatched calls for service in a timely manner.
  • Properly investigates all assigned incidents and documents the findings of the investigation on case reports, supplemental report forms and daily activity logs.
  • Participates in criminal investigations and evidence collection.
  • Interviews victims and witnesses.
  • Enforces college parking and traffic regulations by the issuance of parking and traffic citations
  • Testifies clearly and truthfully during campus conduct hearings and/or court proceedings
  • Provides emergency first aid to injured or ill person(s) and assists in the transportation of these persons when necessary
  • Admits authorized person(s) into locked buildings, facilities and rooms during business and non-business hours
  • Responds to building alarms
  • Responds to fire alarms
  • Conducts fire drills
  • Responds to calls for assistance
  • Diffuses difficult situations and will escort unauthorized individuals off college-owned and controlled property
  • Attends training and continuing education sessions to maintain certifications.
  • Present public education and awareness programs regarding crime.
  • Know and understand the basic elements of criminal violations and be able to identify those calls for service that require response of campus law enforcement.
  • Know and understand the elements of campus student code of conduct violations.
  • Secure incident/crime scenes of serious incidents, making sure that the integrity of the scene and evidence is not compromised, tampered with, altered, contaminated, or left unattended.
  • Conduct checks on residential halls, buildings, grounds, and university property to ensure the prevention of burglary, theft, criminal mischief/vandalism, or fire.
  • Assist with the securing and opening of campus buildings.
  • Must be able to react promptly and correctly in emergency situations.
  • Must be able to defend against attack by use of force to subdue or control an individual or suspect.
  • Must be able to enforce the university rules with firmness, fairness, and impartiality and to deal with the public in a professional manner.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts, nights, evening, weekend, holidays, and after-hours work is required. May be required to report for duty at any time, including during states of emergency, special events and university closings.
  • Ability to work overtime, both scheduled and unscheduled.
  • May include occasional exposure to normal environmental conditions such as sunlight, heat, cold, and rain. Also includes risk of exposure to adverse environmental conditions such as noise, solvents, odors, slippery or uneven surfaces, heights, machinery, adverse weather conditions, and traffic hazards.
  • Observes and reports any faulty or unsafe equipment and/or conditions
  • Assists stranded motorists by jumping dead batteries, changing flat tires and pushing disabled vehicles
  • Provides crowd and/or traffic control during scheduled activities and/or emergency situations
  • Provides security if requested during the transportation of large sums of cash and/or other valuables
  • Provides basic information, direction and assistance to college personnel, students and visitors
  • Must maintain a high standard of professionalism in representation of the College including confidentiality in all aspects of the position.
  • Issues parking permits, ID cards and keys as necessary
  • Activates Emergency Notification System when necessary
  • Assists with Clery Act compliance and documentation
  • Issuing and tracking keys and access control cards
  • Conducts daily vehicle inspections
  • Administers Narcan when necessary
  • Completes annual required training, including taser training, mandatory in-service training, and firearm training.
  • Other duties as assigned

Essential Skills:

  • Moderate physical labor may be required on occasion and working outside in adverse weather conditions is common.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, to walk up and down stairs, and to walk or stand for extended periods.
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Computer skills in Microsoft excel, word, PowerPoint
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Good conflict resolution / de-escalation skills
  • Ability to tolerate high levels of stress
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

REQUIRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, REGISTRATION OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or GED (Advanced education preferred)
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age (SLED REQUIREMENT)
  • Far visual acuity of at least 20/30 in each eye with or without corrective lenses; Vision capable of distinguishing basic color groups against a favorable background;
  • The ability to obtain SLED Certification or currently have obtained SLED Certification as a Level 1 law enforcement officer.
  • Ability to maintain the requirements set forth in Article 9, Chapter 73, S.C. Code of Regulations (73-400 to 73-422). South Carolina Law Enforcement Division;
  • As a part of the pre-employment process, the selected candidate must be willing to consent to and pass with satisfactory results, an investigative consumer report, SLED background and pre-employment drug screen, driver’s license check, medical exam and psychological exam.

PREFERRED: 

  • Class 1 certified officers who have completed the twelve weeks of law enforcement instruction at the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy.

TO APPLY:

Send a cover letter, résumé and list of three references including contact information to Presbyterian College Office of Human Resources, 503 S. Broad St., Clinton, SC 29325 or email materials to [email protected]

 

 


 

York Technical College Police Department

Position: Law Enforcement Officer I- Campus Police & Safety/Business Services Division                                     
Date Posted: December 2021
Hours:  Full Time
Salary: Position# 021086 (ClassJC10/Slot0002/Band04) State Salary Range: ($28,215.00-$52,203.00) 
Application Deadline: January 3, 2022
MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:  A high school diploma; certification as a Law Enforcement 

Officer by the South Carolina Justice Academy, a valid driver's license required. Must be at least 21 years 

of age. Two years of related law enforcement experience required.     

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Working knowledge of the laws of the state of South Carolina, 

and the rules and regulations of York Technical College pertaining to campus safety and security, 

including civil rights laws. Ability to investigate accidents, disturbances and violations; deal tactfully and 
effectively with students, faculty, staff and the general public; and pass the state physical examination. 
Effective interpersonal and communication skills. Must be able to work in extreme temperatures (hot/ 

cold). Bending, climbing, standing, reaching, stooping, kneeling, lifting, pushing, pulling, and operating/ 
driving college vehicles. Must be able to lift at least 50lbs, is subject to overnight travel as required.  Must 
be able to work rotating shifts, including nights and weekends.     

SPECIFIC DUTIES  

1. Patrols in Campus Police vehicle and foot patrol, ensuring that the laws of the state of South Carolina and 

rules and regulations of York Technical College are enforced; checks facility security; and investigates 

disturbances and makes arrests as necessary. Must requalify with firearm and successfully complete defensive 

driving requirements as required by department. 

2. Investigates using the correct investigative techniques and reporting findings to supervisors; completes and 

submits reports as required. 

3. Issues citations for both parking and moving violations. 

4. Provides building security: checks doors, walks buildings and reports issues to the Chief of Public Safety 

5. Monitors parking areas/crosswalks and reports any maintenance needs. 

6. Controls traffic during fire drills and emergencies.  Performs other related duties as required. 

To apply, please complete an on-line employment application at www.yorktech.edu/hr or come to the Human 

Resources Department, 452 South Anderson Road, Rock Hill, SC, 29730, to complete an on-line employment 


City of Clemson Police Department

 

Position: Police Officer II - Job 11292021                        
Date Posted: November 2021
Hours:  $43,2580-$45,910
Salary: Salary is based on education and experience
Application Deadline: until filled 

Under regular supervision, patrols assigned area by foot or in patrol car, to provide protection of life and property through the enforcement of laws and ordinances. Reports to a Police Lieutenant.  

Examples of Duties / Knowledge & Skills

Patrols streets and inspects doors and windows of business to detect suspicious persons, activities or conditions and to prevent or control illegal activities.
Performs patrol duties including, but not limited to, investigating and reporting accidents, crimes, suspicious actions or persons, dangerous or defective streets, sidewalks, traffic lights, street lights, or other hazardous conditions.
Responds to crime scene and collects and preserves evidence, questions witnesses, apprehends, arrests and transfers suspects to detention facility and complete necessary paperwork.
Conducts patrol activities including directing traffic, investigation of reported or observed violations of law, and conducting patrol activities.
Serves warrants, subpoenas, and other writs.
Provides directions and general assistance to the public.
Investigates complaints of traffic violations or criminal activity.
Enforces traffic safety regulations for pedestrians and motor vehicle operators and issues citations to violators.
Performs booking of arrestees, including but not limited to fingerprinting, photographing, completing paperwork, and securing personal property.
Performs booking of arrestees, including but not limited to fingerprinting, photographing, completing paperwork, and securing personal property.
Accompanies prisoners to court proceedings.
Transfers arrestees or other individuals to hospital as necessary.
Testifies in court proceedings.
Assists with, reports on, or investigates fires or accidents.
Assists other officers in the performance of their duties.
Assists Emergency Medical Services, Fire Department, and other departments and agencies as needed.
Prepares reports on all incidents and maintains records or logs of the same.
Informs merchants of vital information necessary to control incidents of vandalism, shoplifting and burglary.
Observes inmates in cells to assure prisoners' well-being and adherence to regulations and rules.
Maintains identification record of incarcerated individuals.
Answers telephones and responds appropriately.
Receives and relays or records messages for department personnel.
Issues citations to violators of traffic laws.
Renders first aid to accident victims, victims of violence, or other ailing individuals.
Performs searches for missing persons, fugitives, or stolen property.
Provides safety and crime prevention information to public.
Works an assigned shift using own judgment in deciding course of action being expected to handle difficult and emergency situations without assistance.
Carries out duties in conformance with Federal, State, County, and City laws and ordinances.
Maintains normal availability by radio or telephone for consultation on major emergencies or precedent. 
Patrols City streets, parks, commercial and residential areas to preserve the peace and enforce the law, control vehicular traffic prevent or detect and investigate misconduct involving misdemeanors, felonies and other law violations' and to otherwise serve and protect.
Responds to emergency radio calls and investigates accidents, robberies, civil disturbances, domestic disputes, fights, drunkenness, missing children, prowlers, abuse of drugs, etc. Takes appropriate law enforcement action.
Interrogates suspects, witnesses and drivers. Preserves evidence. Arrests violators. Investigates and renders assistance at scene of vehicular accidents. Summons ambulances and other law enforcement vehicles. Takes measurements and draws diagrams of scene.
Conducts follow-up investigations of crimes committed during assigned shift. Seeks out and questions victim, witnesses and suspects. Develops leads and tips. Searches scene of crimes for clues. Analyzes and evaluates evidence and arrests offenders. Prepares cases for giving testimony and testifies in court proceedings.
Prepares a variety of reports and records including officer's Daily Log, reports of investigation, field interrogation report, alcohol reports, influence reports, breathalyzer check list, bad check form, vehicle impoundment form, traffic hazard report, etc.
Participates in investigating criminal law violations occurring within the City limits, obtaining evidences and compiling information regarding these crimes, preparing cases for filing of charges, testifying in court, and related activities.
Delivers meals to prisoners.
Coordinates activities with other officers or other City departments as needed, exchanges information with officers in other law enforcement agencies, as needed.
Administers breathalyzer for department and surrounding agencies.
Operates a variety of equipment such as patrol car, firearms and firearms equipment, camera, radio, telephone, video recorder, forensic evidence equipment, breathalyzer machine, tape recorder, computer, fire extinguisher, copying machine, typewriter, fax machine, traffic control equipment, first aid equipment, etc.
Uses a variety of tools and supplies such as handcuffs, caution sign, ladder, map, protective clothing, ticket book, flashlight, Federal/State/local statute books, PR-24, manuals, forms, log books, charts, diagrams, reference books, etc.
Responsible for cleanliness and sanitation of dormitory and cells of detention rooms.
Maintains uniform and equipment.
May perform escort service for funerals.
Is required to fill in other positions within the department.
Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum qualifications & Requirements

Requires a high school graduate or GED equivalent and completion of Police Academy training; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.  Must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid SC Driver's License without record of suspension or revocation in any state. Is able to meet Department's physical standards. Must have successfully completed basic law enforcement training and possess certification as law enforcement officer from SC Criminal Justice Academy. Must successfully complete periodic training programs, both internal and external.
 
Supplemental information

Applications accepted online at www.cityofclemson.org.  Applications accepted until the position is filled.   The City of Clemson does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, disability, age, marital status or sex in their opportunity for employment.      
Agency: City of Clemson, SC

Address: 1250 Tiger Blvd STE 1

 


 UofSC Aiken University Police

Position: Law Enforcement Officer I                                        
Date Posted: October 26, 2021
Hours:  Full Time
Salary: Salary is based on education and experience
Salary Range is: $36,900-$42,000
Application Deadline: until filled 
Officer will provide law enforcement, security and protection for the campus. Duty hours include nights and weekends.  High school diploma required.  One year experience in public safety/law enforcement preferred.  Certified through the SC Justice Academy also preferred.   Must be 21 years of age, be physically qualified and have no criminal record.  Must pass a background investigation, complete the SC Criminal Justice Academy and be certified by the SC Law Enforcement Training Council before assuming police duties.  Must receive certification as a Medical First Responder.  All applicants must have a valid SC driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle.  This position will require that the successful candidate pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug test as well as be subject to random, post incident/accident, reasonable suspicion and rehabilitation monitoring drug and alcohol testing consistent with USC HR Policy 1.95, Drug and Alcohol Testing.  Apply on-line at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/107173.

Position is open until filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

 


 City of Beaufort Police Department

Position: Police Officer                                           
Date Posted: September 30, 2021
Closing Date: March 31st, 2022
Hours:  Full Time
Salary: Salary is based on education and experience
Salary Range is: $42,484 - $50,000 
The City of Beaufort also offers performance-based salary increases annually.
Application Deadline: until filled 

 

The City of Beaufort Police Department is seeking to fill an open police officer position within the Department. Experienced certified police officers, civilian-military police officers, or former military police officers are preferred but not required. This police officer position performs patrol duties in assigned areas of the City, responds to calls for service, generates calls for service; enforces federal and state laws and city ordinances; performs traffic enforcement; conducts property checks, and participates in community-oriented policing activities. 

Up to $5,000 Signing Bonus

For Experienced Law Enforcement Officer Candidates

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must meet all requirements for employment consideration:

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must have a high school diploma or general education development (GED) equivalent
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must obtain a valid SC driver’s license before the date of the hire
  • Must have a clean criminal record (no felonies, serious misdemeanors, criminal domestic violence, or crimes of moral turpitude)
  • Must have a clean driving history, with no convictions for driving under the influence, driving under suspension, or leaving the scene of an accident within the past ten years. Convictions for speeding must be minium
  • Must have an Honorable Discharge if previously served in the military
  • If currently employed as a certified officer, the candidate must have a favorable work history with their department
  • Must have no prior history of illicit drug use, which conflicts with Department policy
  • Must be able to pass all phases of the hiring process

Hiring Process: 

The process consists of:

  • Submission of a properly completed police application prior to the closing date (Incomplete applications will not be processed)
  • Background investigation (criminal history, credit history, driving history, work history)
  • Oral interview board
  • Pass the Police Officer Selection Test (written aptitude test)
  • Successfully pass a physical agility course
  • Successfully complete polygraph exam
  • Successfully complete psychological exam
  • Successfully pass a medical physical exam and drug screening

Benefits Package:

The Beaufort Police Department offers a take-home program, a mileage stipend for those who do not qualify for the take-home car, free gym membership, free firearms range membership, tuition assistance, paid vacation time, health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, employee assistance program, and varies retirement options, including the South Carolina Retirement Pension.

Application Process:

Interested persons should go to the City of Beaufort website at https://sc-beaufort.civicplus.com/Jobs.aspx and fill out a police department application. Applications may be emailed to [email protected], mailed to the City of Beaufort Attn: Human Resources, 1911 Boundary St., Beaufort, SC 29902, faxed to 843-470-3501, or maybe dropped off in person by the posted deadline. Please complete the application accurately and completely, especially concerning past employers and reference information (giving full addresses, telephone numbers, etc.). Questionnaires may be mailed to any references and current or past employers you indicate in your application; therefore, correct mailing addresses are critical. 

After the initial completed application is submitted to Human Resources, the following documents will be required for further processing of the police application: 

Copy of a valid Driver’s License
Copy of Birth Certificate
Copy of Social Security Card
Copy of High School Diploma or GED
Certified ten-year driving record (You must provide a copy of your driving record from every state you have been licensed to drive within the past ten years.)
Copy of form DD-214 (if applicable)
Copies of other documents that may be applicable to employment (i.e., certifications, training documents, diplomas)

 

Sign-On Bonus Eligibility

Candidate must hold a current Class 1 Law Enforcement Officer Certification in good standing, AND have a minimum of 2 ½ YEARS full-time sworn law enforcement experience post field training, preceding your application date. 

For questions, please contact: 
Lt. Richard O. Poole Jr, Professional Standards & Training
[email protected]
(843) 322-7909 Office
(843) 322-7905 FAX  

Timmonsville Police Department

Position: Police Officer                                           
Date Posted: August 26, 2021
Hours:  Full Time
Salary: $16-$16.50/HR
Application Deadline: until filled

 

Qualifications: Driver's License (Required), High school or equivalent (Preferred), Military: 1 year (Preferred), Leadership: 1 year (Preferred), Night Shift (Preferred), Day Shift (Preferred)

Full Job Description: The Law Enforcement Officer I/Public Safety Officer provides law enforcement, security, and protection for the Town of Timmonsville. These are certified police officers in accordance with SC Code of Laws, empowered with full arrest and police authority. They enforce state laws and Town Ordinances. Executes duties of a patrol officer and assists with critical incidents.
Patrol officers are typically assigned to rotating 12 hours shifts.
High school diploma. Must be 21 years of age, be physically qualified and have no criminal record. Must pass a background investigation and have completed the SC Criminal Justice Academy with certification as Class 1-LE. Licensed to operate an automobile required. A driver history will be obtained prior to hiring.

Knowledge of proper law enforcement officer behavior and role. Knowledge of modern law enforcement techniques and procedures. Knowledge of how to collect and preserve evidence. Knowledge of the Constitutionally mandated rights of both suspects and law enforcement personnel. Knowledge of South Carolina law and relevant case law. Ability to exercise sound judgement within an established set of core departmental values. Knowledge of the functions and interrelationships of other law enforcement agencies. Skill in the operation of law enforcement vehicles, weapons, and communications equipment.

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: 12 hour shift

Education: High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience: Military: 1 year (Preferred), Leadership: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification: Driver's License (Required), Class 1 LE SCCJA Certification (Required) 

 


Anderson City Police Department 

Position: Patrol Officer and Detention Officer 

Police: 

Recruit (Non- Certified)- $37,598.35 

(Certified Police Officer)- $39,478.26 - $42,439.13 

Sr. Officer- $42,439.13 

Corporal- $46,683.05 

Sgt.- $52,285.01 

Lt.- $58,559.22 

Captain- $65,586.32 

Detention: 

Non- Certified Detention Officer- $33,627.96 

Detention Officer Certified- $36,150.05 

Detention Officer Corporal- $39,765.07 

Detention Officer Sergeant- $44,536.87 

Detention Officer Lieutenant-$49,881.29 

Detention Captain- $65,586.32 

Position requirements: 

  • Must be 21 years of age 

  • Copy of Birth Certificate 

  • Ability to obtain a South Carolina Driver's License 

  • U.S. Citizen 

  • Good overall physical condition 

  • DD-214 (If prior military) 

  • No convictions of felonies or serious misdemeanors 

Upon selection the candidate must be able to successfully complete the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy Basic Law Enforcement course. Once the candidate successfully completes the academy, their duties will include, but are not limited to, answering calls for service, traffic violations, investigation of criminal activity, investigation of illegal narcotics, enforcing state and federal laws and many other areas involving with being involved with the community. 

Benefits of working for the Anderson City Police Department are: 

  • Vacation time (accrued based on years of service) 

  • 13 paid holidays 

  • Sick leave 

  • Uniform, footwear and equipment supplied by the department 

  • Medical/Dental/Life Insurance (city pays significant portion) 

  • Police Officer Retirement System (25 yrs) 

  • Additional 401K programs 

  • Partial educational tuition reimbursement 

  • Wellness incentive 

  • Flexible 12 hour rotating shifts 

If you think you have what it takes to become a part of our team and are interested in the position, please contact us and fill out an application. All applicants must submit an application either online at https://www.cityofandersonsc.com/careers / or you can apply in person at 401 S. Main St. Anderson SC, 29624 during normal business hours. Mon – Fri 8:30a. m. to 5:00p.m 

  


 SPARTANBURG METHODIST COLLEGE

Position: Campus Police/ Investigative Sergeant—Night Shift                                             

Date Posted: August 23, 2021
Hours:  7:00 PM to 7:00 AM 12HR Shifts
Salary: $20.38/HR
Application Deadline: until filled

Organizational Responsibilities: Campus Police Officers report to the Chief of Campus Safety

Job Summary:    Campus Police Officers are responsible for implementing a community policing model that advances the core principles of Spartanburg Methodist College.  Officers are required to work closely with individuals and groups within the College community to maintain an atmosphere that enhances the quality of campus life and reduces risks and vulnerabilities on the campus.  The Campus Police/Investigative Sergeant position requires an officer to demonstrate excellent communication and decision-making skills as they patrol campus buildings, grounds, and parking lots; respond to calls for service; enforce College policies and state laws; and render services unrelated to enforcement. This position further requires the officer to be an on-call investigator who responds to campus for serious crimes and to supervise new and ongoing investigations.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

Coordinate with other law enforcement agencies and investigative units in the enforcement of laws and ordinances on SMC property and investigation of criminal activity on Campus

  • Be on-call outside of normal working hours to assist with the investigation of serious crimes.
  • Supervise any ongoing or new investigations and assign duties and assist the officers as needed to complete all investigations in a timely and professional manner.
  • Manage the evidence room to include ensuring all evidence is properly packaged and chain of custody is protected, the evidence station is properly maintained, and the timely transference of evidence to the evidence room.
  • Protect life and property, and maintain a practical, working knowledge of Federal, South Carolina and Spartanburg Methodist College laws, and rules and regulations.
  • Determine when reasonable suspicion exists to detain a suspect, when probable cause exists to search and arrest and to what degree force and what restraint may be used.
  • Ensure that victims and witnesses are informed of their rights and responsibilities as mandated by law, and that they are treated with dignity and respect.
  • Perform law enforcement patrol duties that include such things as working rotating shifts, foot patrol, and physically checking doors and stopping suspicious persons and vehicles.
  • Communicate information effectively to faculty, staff, students and other persons in the SMC campus community and gather information, sort, compile and interpret information received.
  • Cooperate with other campus officials to implement college policies.
  • Initiate and complete verbal, written and computerized reports which include sketches, symbols, mathematical computations and narratives.
  • Handle a law enforcement vehicle skillfully in both emergency and non-emergency circumstances, in driving conditions which include day and night and inclement weather.
  • Maintain weapons and equipment in a state of operational readiness.
  • Report maintenance concerns or safety hazards using School Dude system or IT on-line reporting system.
  • Respond as quickly as possible to any fire alarms, ensure that fire department has been notified if appropriate, and assist in evacuating any building(s) affected or threatened.
  • Respond to any crisis or emergency that occurs, and notify appropriate personnel/offices.
  • Monitor closed circuit surveillance cameras; and have the ability to retrieve and record DVD’s and other recording devises as needed. 
  • Supervise any work-study students who are present during the assigned shift.
  • Participate in assigned Higher Education Law Enforcement training designed for Campus Safety officers as assigned by the Chief or Operations Lieutenant
  • Performs other duties that may be assigned.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: 

  • Possess the ability and working to knowledge to investigate serious crimes as they occur and build working relationships with neighboring law enforcement agencies and investigative entities.
  • Knowledge of the criminal laws of the State of South Carolina and the rules and regulations of Spartanburg Methodist College.
  • Ability to solve problems and relate to faculty, staff and students and other community members in a positive and professional manner.
  • Recognize the cultural diversity of the campus community and ensure sensitive and equitable treatment of all citizens.
  • Knowledge of and skill in utilizing computers, two-way radios, body-worn cameras, and general office machines such as printers, copiers and fax machines.
  • Ability to learn and proficiency in the operation and use of personal computers utilizing MS Word, Google, Outlook, CAMS, Slate, E2 Campus, and Agisent.
  • Maintain Daily Shift Report (written and/or computerized) of activities occurring during the shift (e.g. accidents, significant incidents) to maintain a record.
  • Ability to work any shift.

Working Conditions: Campus Police Officers may be exposed to a variety of environmental and weather conditions as they patrol campus.  They may patrol on foot or in a golf cart or automobile.  The position requires frequent contact with students, faculty, and staff, and cooperation with other campus officials. 

Special Conditions:

  • Armed and uniformed.
  • Pass State Law Enforcement (SLED) and SMC pre-employment and personal background check.
  • Pass drug testing and remain drug free.
  • Maintain yearly training and other requirements to renew Class 1 certification and maintain state constable commission as a campus police officer.
  • Possess a valid South Carolina Driver’s license.

Required Physical Abilities:

  • Ability to access all areas of the campus, to move around campus to patrol and respond effectively to emergency situations.
  • Manual and physical dexterity and visual acuity needed to operate a computer keyboard and handle paper documents.
  • Sufficient near vision acuity to read information appearing on a computer display screen, in hand-written form, and printed on paper.
  • Adequate hearing and verbal abilities to communicate effectively in person, by telephone, and on the two-way radio system.
  • Mobility to stoop, kneel, bend and reach and lift up to 25 pounds.

Education and Experience

  • Have five years or more of Law Enforcement experience to include the investigation of criminal activity and working with investigative entities.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate’s degree or completion of two years of college preferred.
  • Must be a graduate of or be able to graduate from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy and qualify as a Class l Law Enforcement Officer.

  


 Colleton County Sheriff's Office

Position: Uniformed Patrol Division                                 
Date Posted: August 4, 2021
Job Type: Full-Time 

The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a Deputy. The successful candidate of the age of 21 years or older will, under general supervision, respond to complaints and emergency calls by citizens of the Colleton County jurisdiction. Also, the candidate will exercise these responsibilities enforcing all state and local ordinances relating to the public’s safety and welfare.

Requirements:

A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with good oral and written communication skills.
Completed each of the following certifications/tests: basic law enforcement, CPR certification, and standard first aid certification.
Additional specialized training at the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy upon hiring. Certified in the SCCJA basic class-1 officer or be certified within 1 year of hire.
Ability to physically lift up to 50 lbs.
Ability to work shift work, holidays, and weekends.
Additional specialized training in law enforcement or detention services is desired.

The applicant must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record along with a pre-employment drug screening and a background check of satisfactory or better. The application process will include a polygraph test along with a thorough credit check.

All applications may be filled out at the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office at 394 Mable T Willis Blvd. Walterboro, SC, 29488. The position will remain open until it is filled with the appropriate applicant.

 

Position: E-911 Communications Technician                                
Date Posted: August 4, 2021
Job Type: Full-Time 

The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for E-911 Communication Technician (dispatcher). The successful candidate of the age of 18 years or older will, under general supervision, receive emergency calls including enhanced 911 and non-emergency calls from the public, other dispatchers, and law enforcement agencies via telephone, radio systems, and computer-aided dispatch (CAD). Also, the candidate will be required to monitor emergency radio frequencies, receive radio calls from field units, and determine the nature, location, and priority of emergency, and direct field units to the scene of the emergency.

Requirements:

A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with good oral and written communication skills.
Completed each of the following certifications/tests: E-911 Basic Communication, CPR, NCIC, & Emergency Medical Dispatch, or be certified within six months.
Ability to type at least 40 words per minute determined by a typing test.
Additional specialized training in emergency communications or a closely related field is desired.

 

The applicant must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record along with a pre-employment drug screening and a background check of satisfactory or better. The application process will include a polygraph test along with a thorough credit check.

 

Position: Corrections Officer - Detention Center                              
Date Posted: August 4, 2021
Job Type: Full-Time 

The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Corrections Officer. The successful candidate of the age of 21 years or older will, under general supervision, observe, guard, and monitor jail inmates along with following orders from his/her supervisor.  Also, the candidate will be required to process inmates, monitor jail alarm systems, detect behavioral problems amongst inmates, and monitor and control jail visitors.

Requirements:

A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with good oral and written communication skills.
Certified in each of the following certifications/tests: basic jail certification, CPR certification, and standard first aid certification, or be certified within six months of hire.
Ability to physically lift up to 50 lbs.
Ability to work shift work, holidays, and weekends.
Certified in SCCJA Basic Detention or be certified within one year of hire.

 

The applicant must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record along with a pre-employment drug screening and a background check of satisfactory or better. The application process will include a polygraph test along with a thorough credit check.

Colleton County’s Sheriff’s Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full-Time

SC State Retirement & Insurance


 

City of Gaffney Police Department

Job Posting:  Assistant Chief of Police

The City of Gaffney is seeking candidates for an Assistant Chief of Police 

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary based on qualifications and applicable certifications
  • Excellent benefit package includes paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, twelve (12) paid holidays, PTO accrual, Police Retirement, take home vehicle options, and more. 

Essential job functions include:

  • Works under general direction of the Police Chief.
  • Plans, directs, and coordinates police operations. Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Coordinates between the police department, outside agencies, and the general public.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in law enforcement, criminal justice, public administration or related field
    • Ten (10) years’ work experience in law enforcement, five (5) of which shall have been in             supervisory position; or
    • Any equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License or ability to obtain by DOH
    • Current certification with SCCJA or ability to obtain certification within 6 months.

Application package must include the following: Application, resume, and cover letter to include salary requirements. 

*If additional information is needed, please contact [email protected] .

Applications can be obtained online @http://www.getintogaffney.com/employment-opportunities/ or at Gaffney City Hall, 2nd Floor. You may attach any additional certifications. The application must be completed in full before being submitted, by email, in person, or by mail. (Deadline 06/24/2021)

Email: [email protected]

In person: Gaffney City Hall, Second Floor, 201 N. Limestone Street, Gaffney, SC 29340

Mailing address: Gaffney City Hall Second Floor, P.O. Box 2109, Gaffney, SC  29342 

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER


 

City of Gaffney Police Department

 Job Posting:  Major

The City of Gaffney is seeking candidates for a Major.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary based on qualifications and applicable certifications
  • Excellent benefit package includes paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, twelve (12) paid holidays, PTO accrual, Police Retirement, take home vehicle options, and more. 

Essential job functions include:

  • Works under general direction of the Police Chief, and Assistant Police Chief.
  • Plans, directs, and coordinates police operations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in law enforcement, criminal justice, public administration or related field
    • Ten (10) years’ work experience in law enforcement, five (5) of which shall have been in             supervisory position; or
    • Any equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License or ability to obtain by DOH
    • Current certification with SCCJA or ability to obtain certification within 6 months.

Application package must include the following: Application, resume, and cover letter to include salary requirements. 

*If additional information is needed, please contact [email protected] .

Applications can be obtained online @http://www.getintogaffney.com/employment-opportunities/ or at Gaffney City Hall, 2nd Floor. You may attach any additional certifications. The application must be completed in full before being submitted, by email, in person, or by mail.  (Deadline 06/24/2021)

Email: [email protected]

In person: Gaffney City Hall, Second Floor, 201 N. Limestone Street, Gaffney, SC 29340

Mailing address: Gaffney City Hall Second Floor, P.O. Box 2109, Gaffney, SC  29342

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

 

 


 

 

 Fort Mill Police Department    

Position: Patrol Officer                                                

Date Posted: May 19, 2021 

Job Type: Full-Time 

Salary: Starting at $41,700

Come check out the Fort Mill Police Department and see what makes us different!  We don’t have the high call volume of other agencies in the area and as such our officers aren’t burdened with forced overtime and running from call to call.  This enables our officers to enjoy an unparalleled work/life balance compared to other police departments.  Our patrol division works 12 hour shifts, 5 to 5, and we offer either permanent days or nights.  We also have a full-time traffic unit, a large SRO division, CID, and we are part of the multi-jurisdictional SWAT and Drug Task Force.

Benefits:  

  • Competitive Pay Scale
  • Health & Dental Insurance 
  • Health insurance paid for by the town for single employee
  • SC Police Retirement 
  • Family Medical Leave 
  • Paid Annual Leave and Sick Time (accrued bi-weekly)
  • Bi-weekly Pay Schedule 
  • Discount YMCA Membership 
  • Optional 401K and Deferred Comp Plans 

For more information and to complete an online application go to https://fortmillsc.gov/333/Human-Resourcesor contact the recruiter at Glenn Reams at [email protected] or 803-396-0276 

 


Duncan Police Department-SRO Job Posting

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The purpose of this position is to enforce all local, federal, and state laws relating to the public’s safety and welfare in the Town. Provide a safe and secure environment for students, staff, and parents at area high school.

  • ●  Must be a U.S. Citizen at least 21 years of age
  • ●  Must possess certification from South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy
  • ●  Must also fill out application packet from Duncan Police Department
  • ●  Must pass a background investigation
  • ●  Must possess a valid South Carolina driver’s license or have ability to obtain one.
  • ●  Successful applicants will be subject to a medical examination and drug screen
  • ●  No felony convictions or convictions including violence or moral turpitude
  • ●  Military discharge status must be honorable.
  • ●  Must have a high school diploma, college degree preferred.
  • ●  Prefer three years experience as a full-time law enforcement officer
  • ●  Any applicant who is presently employed by a law enforcement agency, correctional

facility or fire department must have completed two (2) years service with their current employer before his/her application will be considered.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:

  • ●  Provide security for assigned school, assisting in the maintenance of order and public safety, and the well-being of students, faculty, staff and visitors, and patrol premises and parking areas.
  • ●  Initiate, enforce, and monitor compliance with school safety procedures.
  • ●  Instruct students, faculty, and staff in crime prevention and conflict resolution methods; provide

instruction in law obedience.

  • ●  Monitor student behavior during lunch, between classes, and other times as necessary to

maintain order.

  • ●  Identify gang activity and other potential problem areas; determine if violations of laws occur on

school grounds; investigate offenses; recommend and/or implement corrective action.

  • ●  Communicate with parents to discuss law violations; refers students and/or parents to outside

organizations for assistance as appropriate. Participate in school extracurricular activities, providing security as required.

 

  • ●  Respond to and provide leadership and coordination in emergency and high-risk situations.
  • ●  Document contact with teachers and students; maintain incident records and prepare related

reports.

  • ●  Perform general patrol duties as required, to include responding to emergency calls and public

calls for assistance, maintaining order and public safety, apprehending and arresting law violators and criminal suspects, issuing traffic citations and summons, and assisting with criminal investigations.

  • ●  Prepare cases for prosecution and provide court testimony as necessary.
  • ●  Perform routine service duties to include escort services and crowd control at special events;

respond to citizens’ inquiries and concerns.

  • ●  Prepares and submits detailed work records and reports; maintains assigned equipment and

vehicles.

  • ●  Receives and responds to citizens’ inquiries, concerns, and complaints concerning law

enforcement activities.

Essential Job Duties are intended to be examples of duties and are not intended to be all inclusive. There will be other duties as assigned.

Additional duties include:

Attend school functions such as games, dances, and other functions.

Please send resume or fill out application at the Duncan Police Department and you can also fill out online application at

https://spartanburg.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=2123

Duncan Police Department - PO Box 188, Duncan SC 29334