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Director of Public Safety

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Candidate must be a Certified Law Enforcement Officer

Posting Information

Butler Community College is an equal opportunity employer

Posting Information

Position Title Director of Public Safety
Job Duties

The Director of Public Safety shall be responsible to the Vice-President of Student Services for providing twenty-four hour security at the Butler of El Dorado campus and coordinating the security needs of other Butler Community College locations. In this role, the Director of Public Safety/Chief of Campus Police will be responsible for supervising all security personnel maintaining all reports required by the Department of Education as required by the Campus Security Act and the Student-Right-To-Know, attend required State Certified training, and to provide training for Public Safety staff, College personnel, and students in accordance with the Crisis-Management Plan.

Campus Locations El Dorado
Nature of Position Full Time
If Part Time, list Working Hours
Salary (Commensurate with education and experience) $41,533 - $62,299 p/yr. We offer a generous benefits package including: paid sick/vacation/personal/holidays (including time between Christmas and New Year’s), generous health/dental insurance options, KPERS retirement, and voluntary benefit offerings.
Open Date 08/31/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Candidate must be a Certified Law Enforcement Officer


The applicant may be requested to authorize the College to procure a consumer report(s) for employment purposes. We regret that the College is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status.


Required knowledge and skills

Excellent communication skills. Maintain certification as a Kansas Law Enforcement Officer (LEO). Knowledge of investigative procedures and security operations. Must be certified in CPR and first aid. Valid Kansas drivers license. Possess, or ability to learn computer skills to send and receive e-mail and prepare documents using word processing and spreadsheets.

Required experience

Supervisory experience required. Five years of law enforcement experience or combination of law enforcement and military experience. Police academy or equivalent law enforcement training.

Required educational background

Bachelor’s Degree Preferred.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Butler Community College website
    • Personal Referral
    • Online site
    • Print advertisement
    • Other
  2. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • PHD
  3. * How many years of law enforcement experience do you possess?
    • 0
    • 1 year
    • 2 years
    • 3 years
    • 4+ years

Applicant Document

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3
  5. Transcripts (2)
  6. Transcripts (3)