Virginia State Government Security Officer I - #00661 7AM-3PM Saturday thru Wednesday Full Time With Benefits in Chesapeake, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

Working hours for this position are 7AM-3PM Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (Off Thursday/Friday).

Southeastern Virginia Training Center is seeking a full-time candidate who will patrol premises to provide safety and security for patients, staff and visitors in a professional and courteous manner.

This position will be required to monitor State property and provide information and directions as needed.

  • Will patrol site or building access, monitor staff, visitors, and the public to ensure compliance with security and safety procedures.

  • Additionally, this position will serve as a backup to receptionists, establishing and maintaining office files as needed.

Minimum Qualifications
  • High School graduate or equivalent and 2 years experience in the security field.

  • Must have valid Driver’s License.

  • Must be able to successfully complete CPR, First Aid, and physical/behavior management training.

  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports utilizing the computer.

  • Ability to understand and follow specific oral and written instructions and procedures.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

  • Ability to react appropropriately in routine and emergency situations.

  • Ability to use equipment required in the conduct of duty.

  • Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel.

  • Ability to understand and follow safety procedures.

Preferred Qualifications
  • A valid private Security Services Certification issued by the Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) is preferred but not required.
Special Requirements

AN FBI background check will be required prior to employment. Only completed applications accepted. Resumes’ may be submitted but do not substitute for a completed state application.

Special Instructions to Applicants

We offer a competitive salary and state benefit package, including life, health and disability insurance; an excellent deferred compensation and retirement program and a generous leave package.

Accepting online applications only. To apply, please visit: AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.

Any resumes, cover letters, etc. will not be considered unless submitted as an attachment to your online application in the Virginia Jobs (RMS) system. RESUMES WILL NOT SUBSTITUTE FOR A COMPLETE APPLICATION. ALL JOB RELATED EXPERIENCE MUST BE LISTED ON STATE APPLICATION. AN INCOMPLETE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided on the application, therefore, it is essential to fully complete each section of the application and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete state application, or a state application lacking in detail, may impact your interview eligibility. Applications that say See Resume or do not fully complete the State application will not be considered. This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted successfully. Please refer to Your Application in your RMS Account to check the status of your application for this position. STATUS UPDATES: Please refer to your RMS account for the status of your application and the status of this position. Updates will not be provided via telephone.

Contact Information

Human Resources





2100 Steppingstone Square Chesapeake, VA 23320

Working Title: Security Officer I - #00661 7AM-3PM Saturday thru Wednesday Full Time With Benefits

Role Title: Security Officer I - 69111

Job Open Date: 07/17/2017

Job Close Date: 07/26/2017

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $19,000 to $21,500 DOE

Agency: Southeastern VA Training Center (723)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Chesapeake - 550

Position Number: 00661

Job Posting Number: 1026978

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 01