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Police Sergeant - Bertie/Chowan

Job ID: 960637
Facility: ECU Health
Dept: Police
Location: Windsor, NC
FT/PT: Full-Time
Shift: Not Applicable
Reg/Temp: Regular
Date Posted: May 16, 2023

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Job Description

ECU Health

About ECU Health Police

ECU Health Company Police is a corporate department that serves all ECU Health properties. As part of the professional healthcare team, the Police Department’s mission is to protect and serve the patients, visitors and staff of all ECU Health entities in order to provide a high quality, cost effective and secure environment for the provision of quality patient care. 

Position Summary

The Police Sergeant performs a complete range of law enforcement services for the ECU Health Police Department. Duties include patrols, criminal apprehension, preliminary and follow-up investigations, traffic enforcement, other tasks that aid in securing the hospital campus. Assists the Police Lieutenant/Captain with scheduling and other duties as assigned.

This position is primarily assigned to report and work at a home region, but may be assigned to other regions as needed.


Assist with scheduling and supervising other officers, critiquing reports, and providing input for performance appraisals at the direction of their Lieutenant.
Demonstrates acceptable level of Service Excellence behaviors.
Demonstrates acceptable level of work habits behavior.
a. Adheres to work schedule
b. Sets priorities based on departmental needs.
c. Pays attention to details.
d. Dresses appropriately for work area.
Demonstrates skill and proficiency with equipment used on a daily basis.
a. Police Vehicle
b. Police equipment (firearm, handcuffs, baton, etc.)
c. Computer (and related software programs)
Demonstrates knowledge of law enforcement procedures and the ability to carry them out.
a. Prepares investigative and other reports using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical
b. Performs searches of people, vehicles and buildings in accordance with law and accepted
c. Process arrested subjects, crime scenes and evidence.
Shows an understanding of the hospital and a command of the functions required.
a. Knows and demonstrates all hospital procedures pertaining to fire, disaster and other emergencies.
Demonstrates an ability to interact positively with patients, visitors and staff.
a. Effectively communicates with people and provides information in a courteous manner.
Meets professional standards.
a. Maintains required certifications.
Performs other related work as assigned.
Patrols the facilities both inside and outside to assure the safety and security of persons and property.
a. Reports any unusual or criminal activities and hazards.
b. Engages in patrols to physically check doors, windows, etc.
c. Escorts individuals in a timely manner.

Fills the Officer position for call outs or when shorthanded. Responsible and accountable in the effective operation and attainment of department goals by being available at non-routine times (including nights, weekends, and holidays).

Minimum Requirements

High school plus 1 - 2 years formal education/training is required- or higher.

Basic Law Enforcement Training is required.

1. Law Enforcement certification by the State of North Carolina, Valid Driver's License.
2. Minimum age of 20 years.
3. Selected applicants must pass complete medical examination, psychological testing, and Police
applicant background investigation.

One additional year of experience may be substituted for 1 year of required education (BLET required).

1 to 3 years law enforcement, military, security experience / background is required. Must have excellent verbal and written skills.

General Statement

It is the goal of ECU Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact:

Angie Nichols, Talent Acquisition Consultant

ECU Health Talent Acquisition

Email: [email protected]


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