Law Enforcement Officer - Certified

Northern Virginia Community College Fairfax, VA Posted: 6/28/2014

Job Description

The job of a police officer is demanding and challenging, and requires more than just the ability to fire a weapon and chase down suspects! Besides the physical skills needed to be an effective officer, police officers need diplomacy, ethics, self discipline, and a good amount of human compassion. Their job involves assisting those in need, negotiating arguments and exercising patience, so it takes a well-balanced person to effectively hold a police officer’s job. Does this describe you? NOVA is seeking to hire officers to fill high profile positions dedicated to keeping the NOVA College community crime and violence free! Your position will be dedicated to protecting the safety and property of the students, staff and visitors and keeping law and order in the community. Through crime prevention activities, patrol, through investigation of all reported and suspected criminal activity, and through the enforcement of State laws. Dedicated officers will accomplish law and order by patrol efforts, by possible shift rotation, by interacting with the public in a fair and impartial manner regardless of situation, and by enforcing the laws and regulations through use of the same upstanding police powers as found in all other police departments in cities, towns, and counties in the Commonwealth.

Duties and Responsibilities

The job of a police officer is demanding and challenging, and requires more than just the ability to fire a weapon and chase down suspects! Besides the physical skills needed to be an effective officer, police officers need diplomacy, ethics, self discipline, and a good amount of human compassion. Their job involves assisting those in need, negotiating arguments and exercising patience, so it takes a well-balanced person to effectively hold a police officer’s job. Does this describe you? NOVA is seeking to hire officers to fill high profile positions dedicated to keeping the NOVA College community crime and violence free! Your position will be dedicated to protecting the safety and property of the students, staff and visitors and keeping law and order in the community. Through crime prevention activities, patrol, through investigation of all reported and suspected criminal activity, and through the enforcement of State laws. Dedicated officers will accomplish law and order by patrol efforts, by possible shift rotation, by interacting with the public in a fair and impartial manner regardless of situation, and by enforcing the laws and regulations through use of the same upstanding police powers as found in all other police departments in cities, towns, and counties in the Commonwealth.

Job Requirements

College Degree is desired.

Job Snapshot
Company:
Northern Virginia Community College
Job Type:
Other
Employee Type:
Full-Time
Industry:
Education - Teaching - Administration
Required Education:
High School
Required Experience:
1 Not Specified
Required Travel:
Not Specified
Location:
Not Specified
Reference ID:
PDCertOpen
Company Overview

At NOVA, we take pride in the exceptional faculty and staff who make NOVA one of the most exciting and diverse community colleges in the country. NOVA has an outstanding reputation of growth, innovation and stability and offers a wide variety of full-time and part-time opportunities. We continually seek highly qualified, dynamic individuals who demonstrate a commitment to educational opportunity, diversity, student success and world-class teaching and learning.
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