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Police Officer – Virginia DCJS Certified
Basic Function

This police officer position is responsible for providing security for college and personal property at the College through crime prevention activities, patrol, thorough investigation of all reported and suspected criminal activity, and through the enforcement of State laws. This is accomplished by patrol efforts, by possible shift rotation, by interacting with the public in a fair and impartial manner regardless of the situation and by enforcing the laws of the Commonwealth and regulations of Northern Virginia Community College and VCCS.

Special Instructions: Retired personnel coming back into service will have 12 months to complete training requirements. In this time period, you may be utilized as needed by the College, without having completed the requisite training. If you are a retired law enforcement officer out for less than 60 months, you can be reinstated with 40 hours of in-service.

Duties and Responsibilities

This position is responsible for providing security for college and personal property at the College through crime prevention activities, patrol, through investigation of all reported and suspected criminal activity, and through the enforcement of State traffic laws. This is accomplished by patrol efforts, by possible shift rotation, by interacting with the public in a fair and impartial manner regardless of situation, and by enforcing the laws and regulations through use of the same police powers as found in all other police departments in cities, towns, and counties in the Commonwealth

Position: Police Officer – Virginia DCJS Certified
Organization: Northern Virginia Community College
Location: Fairfax,  VA 
United States
Salary: $50,000-65,000
Posting Start Date: 9/22/2020
Date Posted: 9/22/2020
Requirements
Minimum Qualifications

Must be 21 years of age.
Must be a United States citizen.
Must qualify for Police Officer appointment under Virginia DCJS guidelines.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Successfully pass background investigation.
Licensed driver with demonstrated safe driving record.

Preferred Qualifications

College degree
Bilingual individuals

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to demonstrate an understanding of the VA Commonwealth laws, local ordinances, and College policies. Must meet physical and mental job demands. Ability to complete Virginia DCJS certification. Ability to follow instructions. Ability to speak and understand English. Strong oral and written communication skills. Good computer skills. Ability to testify in court proceedings. Qualify to operate a state vehicle.

Operation of a State Vehicle Frequently
Status: This listing expires on: 12/21/2020
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Organization Information
Name:
Northern Virginia Community College
Address:


Fairfax,  VA 22030
United States
Email:
tlakanu@nvcc.edu
Phone:
Fax:
Contact:
Toyin Lakanu