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Duty Supervisor

Public Safety, Rose Hill

Fordham University


Fordham University has an excellent reputation as a dynamic institution located in New York City.  Founded in 1841, Fordham enrolls more than 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students in its 9 Colleges and Schools. 


Fordham University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to its employees, which includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance.
We offer tuition remission for employees and their dependents 
A generous employer match towards a 403(b) retirement plan.
As a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), Fordham is considered a qualifying employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, a federal program designed to forgive student loan debt for employees of certain public and certain nonprofit employers.
As part of its work-life balance program, the University provides generous PTO including 15 vacation days, 12 sick days, 2 personal days, 6 summer Fridays, and holidays that include paid time off between Christmas and New year.  
University employees have access to the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). EAP provides no-cost, professional, and confidential services, to help employees and family members address a variety of personal, family, life, and work-related issues.

Hybrid Policy:       

Please review the Hybrid Policy here.


Position Summary

Reporting to the Director of Public Safety at Rose Hill, the Duty Supervisor leads all patrol activities to support the safety and security of the Fordham community at Rose Hill. This position is scheduled for a 12-hour tour.


Essential Functions        

Leads, trains and closely monitors the performance of personnel to ensure the highest quality of service.
Directs patrol and access control activities to mitigate risk.
Responds to calls for service and provides immediate medical attention as needed.
Directs Public Safety asset activity, including apprehensions, searches, recovered property and all actions taken by Public Safety personnel.
Patrols all campus buildings, guard posts and surrounding areas of the university on tour of duty.
Conducts inspections of assigned buildings, campus property, and vehicles; provides written reports to the Campus Director.
Conducts follow-up investigations and prepares detailed written reports, working closely with the Department Investigator.
Investigates derelictions of duty and takes appropriate action to prevent a future occurrence.
Directs traffic and crowd control at special events, commencement and emergency situations.
Operates University vehicles in compliance with federal, state and local regulations and insurance requirements

Essential Functions Note

This list is not intended to be an exhaustive list.

The University may assign additional related duties as necessary.


Management Responsibilities  

Guides work of other employees who perform essentially the same work and/or student workers. Organizes, sets priorities, schedules and reviews work, but is generally not responsible for final decisions in hiring, performance management or compensation.


Additional Functions      

Interacts with the public, students, employees, and outside non-affiliates.

Required Qualifications: Education and Experience        

High School Diploma or equivalent
A minimum of 5 years experience in federal, state or local law enforcement
Possess or be eligible to obtain New York State Armed Guard license
Valid New York State driver’s license

Required Qualifications: Knowledge and Skills     

Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to respond calmly and efficiently to emergencies
High level problem solving skills
Successful candidates should have a knowledge of and commitment to the goals of Jesuit Education.

Preferred Qualifications 

Bachelor’s Degree
Experience leading or supervising others

Minimum Starting Salary: $75,676


Maximum Starting Salary: $85,676


Note: Salary is commensurate with qualifications, experience, and skills.







Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering an exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 16,000 students in its 9 colleges and schools.  It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre in the United Kingdom. 


Fordham University is committed to excellence through diversity and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds.


Fordham is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

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