Job Opportunities

Vacancies will be listed as they occur on the University's Human Resources Management web site. The University Police Department has members in the following New York State Civil Service job titles:

Sworn Positions
  • University Police Officer II (Lieutenant)
  • University Police Investigator
  • University Police Officer I (Patrol Officer)
  • Non-Sworn Positions
  • University Police Communications & Security Specialist
  • Security Services Assistant II (SSA Supervisor)
  • Security Services Assistant I (SSA)
  • The University Police Officer I is the primary sworn title within the department and contains information that pertains to all of the remaining sworn titles. More information regarding all of these job titles, and the requirements for appointment to these positions, may be found through the links on the right.

    As with all state agencies we must fill open positions according to the laws, rules and regulations of the New York State Department of Civil Service. The Department of Civil Service maintains a listing of jobs and tests available on their website on their Jobs page.

    Those persons meeting the requirements above and who are considering a position at the University at Albany University Police Department are encouraged to contact us by email, phone or mail.