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Campus Police Officer (Virginia Certified)
Campus Police Officer
Bridgewater College Campus Police and Safety Office is accepting applications for full-time police officers. Must be flexible and willing to work rotating shifts and weekends. Patrols Bridgewater College campus and properties to investigate disturbances, protect life & property; & report safety hazards. Operates communication & police equipment. Enforces laws, including College policies and parking regulations, within jurisdictional boundaries. Control crowds, traffic, parking & pedestrians during special functions; escort visitors & dignitaries; responds to emergencies. Prepares reports; conducts initial investigations & secures evidence; serves legal papers; testifies in court and hearings. Excellent interpersonal skills in communicating with students, faculty, staff, and the general public.
Position: Campus Police Officer (Virginia Certified)
Organization: Bridgewater College Campus Police
Location: Bridgewater,  VA 
United States
Salary: Commensurate + free college (family) tuition
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 12/27/2022
Requirements Qualifications:
  • Certification as a police officer in Virginia is required; previous campus police experience preferred
  • Valid Virginia driver's license required with an excellent driving record
  • Ability to apply & interpret laws & regulations & to perform investigations required
  • Understanding of and appreciation for the role of law enforcement on a college campus is required
  • Must demonstrate a heart of compassion for the community and a passion for serving the students and the Bridgewater College community
Pay is competitive, and salary is commensurate with experience. This position offers a excellent full benefits package, including a college tuition + eligible dependent incentive for those that qualify. An excellent opportunity for retired law enforcement officers to supplement their VRS retirement. This position is OPEN Until Filled.

Additional Information: Email HumanResources@bridgewater.edu

To apply: Please complete the online application at www.bridgewater.edu/careers, include (upload) a
  • Cover letter
  • Resume, and
  • Three (3) references' names and contact information (email and mobile phone)
Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Annual Security Report And Annual Fire Safety Report: The Bridgewater College Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report summarizes policies on campus security and personal safety, crime prevention, fire safety, and crime reporting and includes crime and fire statistics for the past three years: Annual Security Report
To request a printed copy, please call 540-828-5761.
Status: This listing expires on: 12/27/2023
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Organization Information
Bridgewater College Campus Police
402 E. College Street

Bridgewater,  VA 22812
United States
(540) 828-8062
Lindsey Gurth