Security Officer

Lynchburg College is accepting applications for a full-time Security Officer who is available to work 3rd shift including weekends. The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills, an understanding of a residential or college environment; have solid communication proficiencies and comprehensive writing skills. Responsibilities include protecting and securing assigned areas of campus, buildings, outlying properties and the enforcement of current policy regulations of Lynchburg College and all applicable local/state and federal laws in order to maintain a peaceful and orderly academic/residential environment. One year prior police/security or military experience is strongly desired, but an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience will be considered. Virginia DCJS certification will be required within 180 days of employment. CPR/AED/FR or EMT certifications are also desirable. A valid state driver's license is required. The selected candidate must successfully pass a fingerprint based background check before full time employment can begin.

To apply please submit a College application form and resume, along with names of 3 business references, addressed to: Lynchburg College, Attn: Human Resources, 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24501. Fax: 434.544.8658 or email to