HIRING RANGE: $14.31 Hourly

CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

GENERAL INFORMATION: Brightpoint Community College is a two-year, public institution of higher education and the third largest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia. Our college adds value to the greater Richmond community by offering freshman- and sophomore-level classes that easily transfer to top-notch colleges and universities, more than 60 in-demand career and technical programs, personal enrichment and professional development classes for lifetime learning, professors committed to excellence in teaching, and high-quality, easily accessible, and affordable education for our entire community.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Brightpoint Community College seeks to hire multiple wage security officers for assignments covering evening weekend shifts (4pm-12am at both Midlothian and Chester campuses) and midnights shifts (12am-8am primarily at the Chester campus). Midnight shifts are eligible for shift differential of $1.50/hr. Incumbents must have flexibility to fill in on all shifts at both locations. Responsibilities include enforcing college, local and state rules and regulations; inspecting assigned areas; recording incidents; securing buildings; monitoring visitor access. Specific duties include; reporting discrepancies and hazardous conditions; conducting both foot and vehicular patrols; monitor surveillance cameras, and respond to emergencies. Provide security at special events such as convocations, registration, and other college functions.

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent required. Considerable experience in a security or law enforcement environment required. Campus Security Officer Certification or ability to obtain within 180 days. Must have a valid Virginia driver’s license and satisfactory driving record. Moderate lifting and extensive walking required. Ability to maintain a positive, productive, cooperative attitude and serve as a team player. Experience providing excellent customer service required. This position requires working flexible schedules that includes weekends, day, evening and night shifts. Successful completion and passing of a criminal background check is required. Additional considerations: Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Acceptable application packages are those submitted through the VCCS career website located at https://jobs.vccs.edu/postings/56845.

Brightpoint Community College embraces a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion that empowers anyone from anywhere to be successful in their academic and professional pursuits. We strive to provide an environment that is enriching to all by understanding and appreciating our dimensions of diversity, becoming global citizens, and welcoming new ways of engaging the unique contributions of all people.


Nondiscrimination Policy

Human Resources

Chester and Midlothian Campuses

Chester Campus


Goyne Hall, Room A101


Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Midlothian Campus

Administration Building, Room B215

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.