Law Enforcement Officer II
Organizational Objective: Responsive to the safety and security needs of a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students at a multi-campus college. To protect life and property and enforce laws of the Commonwealth, as well as the rules and regulations of the college within the appropriate jurisdictional confines. To protect and serve the campus community ensuring that the Lord Fairfax community College is a safe and desirable place to learn, work, and visit. Accomplished through excellence in preventative, investigative, and enforcement services based on the community-policing model that develops and values community partnerships. Purpose of Position: That the execution of duties and responsibilities are performed in a courteous and professional manner to uphold the image and respect of the department and the college. To ensure sufficient law enforcement practices are accomplished to support the academic environment. Properly utilize resources available and to use sound judgment in the application and interpretation of laws and regulations. Work with neighboring law enforcement agencies and court systems. Supervise the daily activities of the police and security officers primarily at the Fauquier Campus. Required Qualifications/KSAs Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification: High school graduate or equivalent, be at least 21 years of age, have a valid Virginia driver's license with a good driving record. Must have demonstrated law enforcement experience and be able to obtain law enforcement certification within 90 days as sanctioned by the Department of Criminal Justice Services. Completion of CPR/AED/1st Aid Certification within 3 months of hire. Successful completion of a background check and drug screening. Must be able to function mentally and physically under stress and emergency situations. Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing. Must be able to plan, organize, and direct enforcement activities to achieve the goals and objectives of the LFCC community. General Working Knowledge of statute enforcement, crisis management and planning, considerable law enforcement as well as security and safety concepts, principals, procedures, and techniques. Considerable knowledge of customer service practice and principles. Must have the skills to handle firearms and operate a motor vehicle safely. Demonstrate the ability to give oral and written instructions and to react appropriately in routine and emergency situations. Must be able to gather information and write factual reports and to elicit compliance with policies, rules, and regulations. Must never be convicted of a felony or a crime of moral turpitude. Must be willing to travel between multiple locations (including Middletown, Fauquier, and Luray) and work various shifts. Preferred Qualifications Previous supervisory experience preferred. DCJS General Instructor certification is preferred. Schedule: Position may require alternating schedules (such as Monday - Thursday or Tuesday-Friday). Evenings may be required based on scheduling needs. Some weekend hours may be required for special events such as commencement. Compensation The compensation for the position will commensurate with education and experience; however, the starting minimum for this position is $35,278.00. The position is classified staff and as such is eligible for the benefits package offered by the Commonwealth of Virginia for state agencies. For more information, please visit About Lord Fairfax Community College Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is a comprehensive, nonresidential, two-year public institution of higher education with 4 locations-the Fauquier and Middletown Campuses, the Luray-Page County Center and the Vint Hill Site and outreach sites throughout the College's service region. The service region includes the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC's Middletown Campus and Luray-Page County Center are nestled within the Shenandoah Valley with easy access to a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities, historical sites, and a welcoming network of towns and cities where families grow and diverse business thrive. LFCC's Fauquier Campus and Vint Hill Site are located within the Upper Piedmont region of Virginia. Situated in Fauquier County, and located just 40 miles west of Washington, DC, this area offers the beauty of country living with easy access to the international community of our nation's capital. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC offers a variety of day, evening, weekend and distance learning classes. As one of the fastest growing community colleges of the Virginia Community Colleges, LFCC serves over 9,100 unduplicated credit students and approximately 1,200 employers with business and professional development through Workforce Solutions. In terms of student enrollment, LFCC is the seventh largest of the 23 colleges of the Virginia Community Colleges. Celebrate with Us LFCC is embarking on the celebration of our 50 Years of Impact. In the fall of 1970, LFCC first opened its doors at the Middletown Campus to begin classes with 577 students. Beginning, January 2020, LFCC will celebrate 50 years of cultivating educational opportunity and economic vitality within our community. We look forward to reflecting on our past, celebrating the present and moving forward with a renewed dedication to our community and student achievement. Fiscal year 2020 was one of the strongest years for higher education in state budget recent history. There were no increases to tuition or fees for students, $4 million statewide increase to training grants, compensation increases for employees and health premiums remained unchanged. LFCC ranks 8 out of Virginia's 23 Community Colleges in the amount of performance based funding received. LFCC continues to prepare for the future; our facilities and campus improvement projects include new construction of the Luray Page County Center in Luray, VA as well as the anticipated Hazel Hall Building at our Fauquier Campus in Warrenton, VA. Lord Fairfax Community College, located in the Northern Shenandoah Valley is accepting applications for adjunct, part-time faculty (day, evening and weekend) positions for Adjunct Faculty. Positions are appointed on a course-by-course, semester basis as needed. Responsibilities include teaching college level courses, which may include distance learning on and off campus courses during the day, evening and weekends. Additional Information Your Expertise. Our Inspiring Culture. Enriching Lives and Community Vitality. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the value that students, faculty and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience. The College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), LFCC will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of accommodation in order to provide access to the application, interviewing and selection process. 1-800- - ext. 7226 Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities. LFCC shall promote and maintain equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions including lactation, age (except when age is a bona fide occupational qualification), status as a veteran, national origin, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment. Type: Full-time.