Wytheville Community College (WCC) is accepting applications for a part-time Campus Police Officer who will provide a secure learning environment for staff, faculty, students, and visitors of the college. The part-time campus police officer will enforce the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Mainly located at the Wytheville Campus, but may be required to work at the WCC Wytheville Campus, the Crossroads Institute in Galax, VA and/or the Summit Center for Higher Education in Marion, VA. Job Responsibilities Some of the job responsibilities include but are not limited to: •Foot patrol of the grounds and buildings for main campus and/or off-sites; •Check doors and complete record of findings; •Secure buildings and open doors as needed; •Provide assistance to other departments within and without the college system; •Answer phones and questions from visitors in a professional and courteous manner; •Handle complaints using proper customer service methods; •Act as a liaison to emergency responders in the event of an emergency; •Complete required reports in a timely fashion ensuring the completeness; •Participate in emergency drills; •Evaluate the emergency drills process and provide feedback; •Report building and grounds deficiencies to the Maintenance Department and ensure proper warning material is used and displayed properly; •Display initiative and efficiency; •Practice good team work inside the department; •Practice regular and dependable attendance and punctuality; •Use knowledge and reasoning skills to make sound decisions that enhance the mission of the department and college; •Obtain and maintain certification in Taser, First Aid, CPR, and AED; and •Complete all other training as required by the college and DCJS.
•Must have current certification through VA DCJS (Law Enforcement) including Academy completion (required for sworn Police Officer designation); •Must have current firearms certification and maintain such; •Must maintain First Aid and CPR training; •Must be physically able to walk considerable distances; •Must complete appropriate level of NIMS training; •Must have the ability to calmly and professionally handle simple and complex situations; •Must provide quality customer service to students, visitors, and staff; •Must be able to successfully complete all trainings as required by the college; and •Must maintain certification in the use of the Taser.
Internal Number: 33310
About Wytheville Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.