Director of Security and Emergency Management at Carleton College

The Director of Security and Emergency Management provides campus leadership to achieve the goal of a safe and secure campus environment for everyone in the Carleton Campus Community. The Director collaborates with student leaders, staff, faculty and all campus constituents in setting the overall tone for campus security and personal safety. The Director is the designated reporter, ensuring compliance with required reporter to the Department of Education for the Clery Act, VAWA, Title IX and publishes the annual security reports.

The Director reports directly to the Vice President and Treasurer and is a member of the Vice President and Treasurer’s leadership team. The position manages a team of 10 full-time Security Services Officers that provide the campus with 24-hours/7 days per week security coverage to campus.

The successful candidate must possess a degree in emergency management, law enforcement or related field; Five plus years of progressive experience in public safety/security/emergency management with demonstrated administrative and supervisory skills; EMT, Minnesota First Responder or Advanced First Aid training; Valid driver's license and ability to be insured by the college. Preferred qualifications include: Professional Certification (CPP, PCI, PSP); Prior experience in a college/university setting; Clery Compliance Officer Certification through the NACOPP.

Applications received by August 15, 2018 will receive preferred consideration. For a complete job description and how to apply visit:

Start Date: As soon as possible.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.

Carleton is a private liberal arts predominantly residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts. A four-year college, Carleton offers the Bachelor of Arts degree. Its students can choose from 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.

Carleton College occupies more than 1,000 scenic acres of campus, arboretum, over 100 campus buildings, and athletic fields. Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 40 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Carleton offers access to the cultural advantages of a major metropolitan area.