Security Officer

Winchester, VA
Mar 21, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Staff Full-timeWinchester, VAPosted 1 month agoShenandoah UniversityShenandoah UniversityShenandoah University

Shenandoah University is seeking applicants for Security Officer positions in our Department of Public Safety located on our main campus in Winchester, Virginia. This is an important and demanding position requiring highly-qualified and capable candidates in order to be successful.

Security Officers at Shenandoah University work together as team members to ensure that safety and security at Shenandoah is a high priority. Individuals are expected to perform foot patrol of the university property inside and outside. In addition, Security Officers monitor all buildings, all parking facilities, greet visitors, and ensure all policies and procedures relating to security measures are followed.

Requirements for the position include:

Must be at least 18 years of age

Attention to details is essential

Must be reasonable, level-headed, and able to effectively manage difficult situations

Must pass extensive background check including driving record

Must meet physical requirements to perform essential job functions

Must be dependable.

Complete applications will include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. You must submit the requested documents in order to receive full consideration. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until qualified candidates are selected. Note: A pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment. Also, because the position requires driving for the University as part of the job, a satisfactory driving record will be required as well.

Click HERE to apply for this position. Then click one of the “Resume/CV” button choices in the “Apply” box at the bottom of the posting to input your information. If this is the first time you will have applied to a Shenandoah University position using this process, please choose the “New” option. Be prepared to upload the previously referenced documents as you go through this process. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected.

Shenandoah University prohibits discrimination against and harassment of any employee or any applicant for employment because of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law.

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