Working Title: Police Officer
Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff
Department: University of Virginia Police Department
Posting Date: 03-05-2018
The University of Virginia Police Department, a nationally accredited law enforcement agency, is seeking certified Police Officers to provide professional police service to the University community. University Police Officers are responsible for enforcing the laws of the Commonwealth, the rules and regulations of the University, and providing a secure environment.
Candidates must be DCJS certified Police Officers in the state of Virginia, have a positive point balance on their driving record, be able to successfully pass a thorough background check, complete pre-employment testing and successfully complete a field training program. University Police Officers must display uncommon integrity and be committed to the highest level of professionalism and excellence.
*Please Note* A complete University application is required. Any incomplete applications received will not be considered for employment.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
This position requires competencies that include providing customer service, applying interview techniques, and preparing reports. In addition, officers are expected to know and be able to apply the law in field situations. (Training provided by the department through academies and classes.) They should be able to make good decisions in unique situations based on general guidelines.
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