UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

CAMPUS SECURITY SERGEANT



UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

7636 (SEIU Local 925 Clerical Supervisory)


BASIC FUNCTION

Supervise a squad or shift of security personnel at Harborview Medical Center or University of Washington Medical Center.


DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Positions allocated to this class perform patrol duties of the security officer, and are responsible for supervising a group of security officers or other security staff.


TYPICAL WORK

Assign duties; train and supervise security officers to a shift or squad;

Evaluate performance of subordinates to determine training requirements and deficiencies;

Assist in development and conduct of training programs for security;

Investigate complaints of disturbance, accidents, stolen property, or criminal activity;

Patrol medical center buildings and grounds on foot or by vehicle to maintain security;

Issue citations for violations of regulations;

Write reports covering activity of squad or shift assigned; review and correct reports of subordinate officers;

Perform related duties as required.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified

High school graduation or equivalent; possession of a valid driver's license; two years of work experience as a campus police, public safety or security officer, or equivalent; no previous felony convictions.

Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.

Legal Requirement(s):

There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification.  It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.


CLASS HISTORY

New class adopted January 3, 1973.

Revise class.  Revises minimum qualifications; adopted July 2, 1990.

Revise class.  Revises class code (formerly 2636), general revision; adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2007.

Class adopted for Campus Security Sergeants at HMC per PERC decision Case #23110-E-10-03544, effective May 6, 2010.

UWMC Campus Security Sergeants added per PERC decision Case #25357-E-12-3763, effective February 6, 2013.