University of Lynchburg is accepting applications for full-time Security Officers. The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills, an understanding of a residential or college/university 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 the University of Lynchburg and all applicable local/state/federal laws in order to maintain a peaceful and orderly academic/residential environment. Must be able to work some weekends. 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 Campus Security Officer (CSO) 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 University job application (https://www.lynchburg.edu/about/jobs/), along with a resume and names of 3 business references, addressed to: University of Lynchburg, Attn: Human Resources, 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24501. Fax: 434.544.8658 or email: . EOE
University of Lynchburg is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. University of Lynchburg strives for a diverse and inclusive community; under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with a multicultural and diverse student body.