Front Desk Security Officer

CBN / Regent Campus Police Department - Virginia Beach, VA

The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) and Regent University are looking for a Front Desk Officer who will serve and provide for the public safety and protection of our Corporate Support Building (CSB) by maintaining the armed desk sentry post.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Ability to complete and maintain DCJS qualified Armed Security Officer certification (training sponsored by CBN)
  • Previous work experience in security, law enforcement, or military preferred
  • Ability to be qualified in the use of small firearms and shotgun and pass departmental physical fitness tests
  • Certified or capable of obtaining CPR and First Aid certification
  • Ability to lead in emergency situations
  • Basic computer skills and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to interact in a positive, professional manner with the public and all levels of management
  • Excellent communication and public relations skills
  • Must be able to operate a variety of equipment, including a two-way radio and other telecommunications systems
  • Ability to speak clearly, hear, analyze, and react quickly to high-stress situations
  • Ability to act independently with minimal supervision
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a good DMV record
  • Must possess the manual dexterity and strength necessary to safely operate a firearm
  • Must meet eligible levels of vision, hearing, physical and mental strength to participate in all training and job duties
  • Ability to move quickly and/or run, bend and lift up to 150 lbs and walk/stand for long periods of time
  • Submit to pre-employment drug screening and random urinalysis as directed
  • Ability to work rotating shifts and holidays

Selection Process:

The Regent Police Patrol Officer selection process is a multi-tiered process. The selection process may include the following components: *Department Ride-Along *Written Test *Physical Ability Test *Background Investigation *Panel Interview *Health Physical *Psychological exam provided at CBN’s expense. Successful candidates must meet the Commonwealth of Virginia’s criteria for the issuance of a concealed handgun permit.

Special Requirements:

Employees must be available to work overtime when required to meet operational needs. This is a safety-sensitive position and is subject to random drug testing.