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Moravian College
Human Resources

JOB POSTING: Police Officer

Posted: 1-21-2019


The Police Officer is charged with the security of life, limb, property, and equipment with the institution and the enforcement of all institution rules, regulations, and State and Federal laws.


Must have certification under PA Act 120.


This position is part-time, 12 months, and eligible for limited benefits.

FLSA STATUS: Non-exempt

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QUALIFICATIONS: The candidate must have a minimum of an Associate’s Degree or prior experience as a campus police officer or as a community-based police officer.  Must have certification under PA Act 120. In addition, certification under PA Act 235 or the ability to become certified as required. Must maintain a valid or current PA operator’s license or operator’s license in the state which residing. The position demands excellent organizational skills as well as superior interpersonal skills (verbal and written), and an ability and desire to work closely with all constituencies of the College including students, staff and faculty, in addition to the general public.  Must submit to a background check, and upon conditional appointment pass a medical examination, drug screen and psychological examination.  Must be in excellent physical condition to respond to emergencies and handle criminal incidents in accordance with the rules of Campus Police. Must be able to provide occasional coverage for shifts and special events as necessary.

TO APPLY: All application materials MUST be combined into ONE (1) document formatted as a PDF file. Limit application materials to the cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references. If your experience qualifies you for this challenging position, please send this document electronically to  Include 'Police Officer’ in the email subject line.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until filled. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. (Application materials combined into one (1) Word file will be considered.) Questions about the position may be directed to 610-861-1527.

Founded in 1742, Moravian College is the sixth-oldest college in the country. Moravian is a private coeducational liberal arts college that is located in historic Bethlehem, in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. Moravian is composed of a traditional undergraduate program, graduate, professional, and adult completion programs, and Moravian Theological Seminary.

Moravian College is committed to enhancing the diversity of our community, recognizing that to provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society. The College community understands that it shares a responsibility for generating and preserving a learning environment where difference is valued, and inclusiveness and social justice are practiced.

The College encourages individuals from under-represented populations to apply. EOE