Public Safety Officers (Casual hours)

Williamsport, PA
Part Time
Entry Level

Lycoming College is hiring part-time Public Safety Officers! Lycoming College seeks applications for part-time casual Public Safety Officers. Public Safety Officers are professionals who are dedicated and committed to providing safety for all students, faculty / staff and guests on campus.    

Who We Are:

Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation’s oldest and most respected liberal arts colleges. Today, our community of 1,100 active learners from 25 states and territories and 15 countries comprises a student body that is 30 percent domestic students of color or international, all of whom work with our renowned scholars to craft customized combinations of market-driven majors, minors and concentrations across our 40+ academic programs. Students compete in 19 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internship experiences, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming College has one of the highest endowment-per-student ratios in the country. The institution is a member of the Annapolis Group of Liberal Arts Colleges and is recognized by The Princeton Review as one of The 389 Best Colleges. Lycoming College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education for all students. Learn more at

Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.

What will I do in this role?

  • Maintaining building security
  • Enforcing college policies and regulations
  • Responding to various types of emergencies
  • Responsible for parking and traffic control. 
  • Valid PA driver’s license and good driving record are required.

What are we looking for?

High school diploma required; prior applicable experience in security and/or working for a college preferred.  Excellent verbal and written communications skills, ability to work and interact with diverse groups of people, and computer experience required. Preferred candidates should possess background and experience in security and have had experience working in or living on a residential college campus.  Physical requirements include walking through all campus buildings and apartments including ascending and descending stairways in all weather conditions.  Certain job tasks may require bending, reaching, pushing/pulling and reaching above and below shoulder height. 

What We Offer!

The position starts at $15.00 / hour with a retention bonus in place of $0.50 / hour increase after 6 months of employment, and $1 / hour increase again after 1 year of employment!  

The hours for this position would mainly be evenings and weekends for coverage at sporting events, and varied shifts for the department.  

Employee Perks:

  • 10% discount at the campus bookstore, excluding textbooks and snacks.
  • Reduced rates for meal packages for on-campus dining facilities.
  • Use of the campus recreations center and gym facilities for employees.
  • Use of the campus Library.

How do I Join the Warrior Team?

Please submit an application through our website along with the names and contact information for three professional references.  A criminal history background check will be conducted post offer.

Lycoming College Proudly Celebrates and Values Diversity!

We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.


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