|TITLE:||School Resource Officer|
|REPORTS TO:||Yellowstone County Sheriff|
|SUPERVISES (if applicaable):||N/A|
|JOB DEFINITION OR GOAL:||Part Q of Title 1 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 as amended in 1998, (2) section 1709, defines School Resource Officer as: A career law enforcement officer, with sworn authority, deployed in community-oriented policing, and assigned by the employing police department or agency to work in collaboration with schools and community-based organizations. The officer’s primary assignment is within the local school for the purpose of enforcing laws (when applicable), conducting law-related workshops/presentations to the students, faculty and parents, and counseling/mentoring students.|
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILIIES:
Only minimum duties are listed. Other functions may be
required as given or assigned.
DESIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
The school resource officer is required to sit, walk, stand and travel from buildings to other sites. May occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.
While performing the duties of this job, the officer regularly works inside and outside. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but can be loud.