Special Events Patrol officers (SEPs and SSEPs) are non-sworn, unarmed security personnel who work part-time at Stanford University. SSEPs are student employees who work many of the same details as non-student SEPs, but may also be tasked with special projects within the Department of Public Safety.
SEPs wear a uniform and a duty belt with limited gear. Assignments vary and are available on all shifts (days, evenings, weekend, including Holidays). Outdoor work is required at all times of the year. SEPs are casual, non benefits eligible employees working on-call at less than half time. The position can require moderate to strenuous activity.
The ideal candidate must be physically fit and able to adapt physically and psychologically to frequently changing needs and priorities. Strong customer service and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively using a two-way radio even during stressful situations, the ability to problem solve, a high level of energy, enthusiasm and flexibility are key characteristics of the successful incumbent.