Employment Opportunities

HU Police
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The secretary for the Hampton University Police Department (HUPD) will provide administrative and secretarial support to the HUPD. The HUPD Secretary reports to the Chief of Police.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform general office tasks including answering the phone, scheduling meetings/calendar events, greet visitors, file paperwork, maintain databases and records, maintain HUPD website.

  • Order and maintain office stationary supplies and inventory.

  • Prepare and track purchase order requisitions, invoices, and other documents relative to the HUPD budget.

  • Use Excel or other software to prepare budgetary spreadsheets.

  • Prepare reports, memos, letters, financial statements and other documents, using word processing and/or spreadsheet software.

  • Communicate with staff in other departments to ensure effective and efficient processing of office documents.

  • Schedule and reserve the use of facilities for HUPD activities and events. Pick-up, copy and deliver documents to appropriate offices on campus.

  • Provide administrative and secretarial support for all HUPD activities and events.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Must possess professional interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills while interacting with a diverse population of constituencies to include Leadership Fellows, students, faculty, staff, administration and the public.

  • Maintain confidentiality, discretion and professionalism at all times


  • Preferred associates degree with administrative and secretarial experience.

  • Some college and 3-years of administrative and secretarial experience and or certification training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu or fax to (757) 727-5969:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

**No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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