The University of Texas Medical Branch Guard University Police in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications High school or equivalent. No experience necessary. Must possess a Valid Texas Class C Drivers License. JOB DESCRIPTION: To provide the skills necessary to enforce rules and regulations pertaining to the operation and parking of vehicles on campus and in the inspection and safeguarding of buildings and property. Department Marketing Statement

Police Department Mission:

The University of Texas Medical Branch Police Department strives to provide protection and service in a courteous manner to the faculty, staff, students, patients, and visitors of UTMB in conformance with the Regents rules and Regulations, UTMB policies, or federal, state, or local laws and ordinances. The Department also implements programs that are aimed at preserving the assets of UTMB.

Salary Range

From $23,600 To $35,040 Annually

Specific Job Related Duties

Completion of a pass/fail physical agility test will be required.

Must pass a drug screen, polygraph, and thorough background investigation

This position requires completion of the typing test with a minimum score of 20 words per minute. You must complete this testing at the approved location prior to being considered for this position.

If you are a current UTMB employee, you may still need to take the typing test if it has been longer than a 180 days, or if your current position did not require scores of 20 words per minute or better.

Applicants may complete the typing and spelling tests at our Welcome Center at 2200 Market Street. Please call 409-747-4800 to schedule an appointment.

Once you have passed the required testing, please submit your application. If you had already applied before testing you will have to reapply once you have passed the tests.

Your scores will be kept on file for one year.

Work Schedule

UTMB PD Police Guards are employed with the UTMB PD Police Department.

UTMB PD Police Department is a 24/7 full-service Police Agency and provides 24/7 Police Security Services to UTMB owned, rented, and leased property. Police staff are assigned to work varying shifts based on seniority to cover 24/7 Police Service Areas and shift periods.

Police Guards Must be willing to work assigned shift, which may include day-shift, evening-shift, or over-night midnight shifts.

Police Guards must be willing to work in adverse weather conditions, which may include summer heat, winter cold, rain, and or hurricane situations.

Closing Statement


Equal Employment Opportunity UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Title: Guard University Police

Job ID: 59219

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: CMPSS