Director, Campus Safety

College of the Canyons
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
United States

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Job Description

College of the Canyons

Director, Campus Safety

A Full-Time Classified Administrator

(Management) Position

Review Date: May 18, 2021


Full job description and OFFICIAL application available ONLY at:

The Santa Clarita Community College District/College of the Canyons is seeking a full-time Director, Campus Safety in our Student Services division.

The Santa Clarita Community District is committed to achieving educational equity for all students. As presented in our District Strategic Plan, which focuses on Access, Engagement, and Success, “Equity, inclusion, and diversity are not goals in themselves, but ideologies embedded in all actions and planning across all departments and functions of our college and its two campuses.

College of the Canyons is part of the Santa Clarita Community College District and is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), enrolling approximately 32,000 students each academic year. College of the Canyons has a diverse student population that reflects our focus on enhancing the educational attainment and economic well-being of the community we proudly serve.

We value the ability to serve students from a broad range of cultural heritages, socioeconomic backgrounds, genders, abilities, and orientations. The successful candidate must be an equity-minded individual committed to collaborating with faculty, classified staff, administration, students and community partners who share our commitment to closing equity gaps. The Santa Clarita Community College District seeks leaders possessing a strong grounding in academic and student services programs and a thorough understanding of the primary mission of the community college. We seek employees that value mentorship and working in a collegial, collaborative environment, who are conscientious risk takers and transformational leaders guided by a commitment to helping all students achieve their educational goals.


Under direction of the Assistant Superintendent/Vice President Student Services, plans, organizes, coordinates, and supervises campus security, safety, parking enforcement, traffic control, and serves as the AQMD coordinator. Works closely with the District Incident Command team on all District disaster preparedness efforts. Serves on the Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT). Performs other duties as assigned.

Application Process:

Application materials must be received by the end of the day on May 18, 2021. Applicants are encouraged to complete their application online.

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If you require assistance, please call the Human Resources Office at (661) 362-3427 or email us at:

Job Requirements


Five years fulltime active law enforcement, including three or more years of documented supervision experience. Experience in the development and implementation of security, safety and disaster preparedness and response plans.


Equivalent to the completion of an Associate of Science degree in Administration of Justice or a related field. Coursework or training in supervision is desirable. One year active law enforcement experience in addition to that identified above may be substituted for each one year (30 units) of college.


Possession of a valid California Driver’s License.

Basic Certificate issued by the State Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) or the equivalent.