• Security Monitor

Student Security Monitors (SM’s) are student employees of the University of Minnesota Police Department. No experience is necessary; all training is provided and paid. Applicants must pass a complete background check prior to employment.

Security Monitors are the eyes and ears of the Police, identifying and reporting possible criminal activity. Monitors enforce campus and building specific rules and policies.Security Monitors are a proactive presence, discouraging criminals before they act and help reduce risks to people and property. Maintenance problems such as malfunctioning lights or inoperable phones must be identified and reported. This is a zero physical intervention position. The U of M Police Department does not ask or want employees to physically intervene in possible criminal activity. Security Monitors do not make arrests or detain suspects.

You do not need to be a criminal justice major to be a Security Monitor; students of all majors are encouraged to apply. The U of M Police Department is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information or to apply for this position, call 612-624-5683 or email escort@umn.edu. Additional information regarding this position is available on the University of Minnesota Police Department website.