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Police Officer (Campus)

Location: Williamsburg, VA


The College of William & Mary Police Department


Open until filled.

Job Description / Responsibilities

The College of William & Mary is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Police Officer with the William and Mary Police Department. We have identical positions and the intent is to hire multiple candidates from this posting.

Police Officers protect life and property and enforce the laws of the Commonwealth as well as the Rules and Regulations of the College of William and Mary in such a manner as to create an environment conducive to the educational mission of The College of William and Mary.

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary Range: U06


Required Qualifications:

  • An ability to evaluate situations and make routine independent decisions under conditions ranging from predetermined to unknown.
  • Ability to exercise significant authority over individuals in the public, to detain and affect arrests. Responsible for investigation of cases, specialized training, and coordination of work within their field of expertise.
  • Sound judgment in the proper application and interpretation of laws and regulations is required. Appropriate interaction with the court, local police and Sheriff’s Office, attorneys and other officials.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively deal with the public under varying and often rapidly evolving situations.
  • An open approach to all situations to consider all aspects and the impact and/or potential outcome.
  • Proficiency with computers and their various applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and write, follow written and verbal instructions, prepare reports, and perform essential physical requirements of the job and during inclement weather conditions.
  • Ability to successfully complete a specified law enforcement training program within 1 year of hire.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain certification in CPR and First AID.
  • Education or Training – High School graduate or equivalent

How to Apply

For more information and to submit an application/resume’ please visit the following website:

Application Deadline: Open until filled