University Police Services Southern Command
1280 S. Dorothy Avenue
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 89119
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Updated: May 10, 2019
Job Classification: Police Officer 1, University Police Services
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Police Officer 1, University Police Services [R0116044]. The National Testing Network (NTN) exam and the department application both must be completed. The positions will remain open until filled.
Candidates must also complete the department application in order to move further within the hiring process, https://nshe.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UNLV-External/job/UNLV1-Maryland-Campus/University-Police-Officer-1--University-Police-Services---R0116044-_R0116044-1
Salary Information: Grade 34 Step 1, salary $47,710.80. "Step" means the number assigned by the Division of Human Resource Management to identify a specific rate of pay within a grade. Per Nevada Administrative Code (NAC 284.170), salaries for initial appointments for classified positions typically begin at Step 1.
Department Overview: The department is a full-service police department comprised of patrol operations, administration, police dispatch and a detective division. Services include a canine program, walking and bicycle patrols, and a pro-active, selective traffic enforcement program and takes a leadership role in preparing the University to respond to large-scale crises and events. The department consists of 80 employees (42 full-time sworn officers, 10 sworn part-time, 8 non-sworn part-time, 24 students, and 20 full & part-time civilian support staff). The patrol area for Police Services encompasses all Nevada System of Higher Education facilities in the Las Vegas Metropolitan area. For more information, please visit: https://www.unlv.edu/police.
Area Information: Las Vegas, Clark County
Population: Approximately 40,000
US Citizen: YES
High School Grad/GED: Graduation from high school or equivalent education and one year of experience in public contact work which included application of rules, regulations or established procedures.
Valid NEVADA State Driver's License: YES
College: ACCEPTED, NOT REQUIRED
Academy Certification: Applicants must meet minimum standards for appointment as a peace officer as established in the Nevada Revised Statutes and Nevada Administrative Code.
Prior Experience: ACCEPTED, NOT REQUIRED
Schooling Prior and Post Hiring: Applicants must meet minimum fitness requirements established by Nevada P.O.S.T and enumerated in NAC 289.205. This requires a physical agility test NAC 289.205, State physical fitness examination: Requirements. (NRS 289.510) To pass the state physical fitness examination, a person must: