Security Jobs Richmond VA

Division of Capitol Police

Security Screener

Job Description 

State Role Title: Ungraded

Hiring Range: $18.00

Pay Band: UG

Agency: Division of Capitol Police

Recruitment Type: General Public – G

Job Duties

The Division of Capitol Police is committed to supporting a work environment that promotes diversity, equity and inclusion in all areas. Women, minorities, and diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Many vacancies available across all shifts. Wage employees are limited to working 1500 hours per year, and do not receive state benefits.

Responsible for providing general information and assistance to Government officials, legislators, employees, and citizens in the Division’s statutory jurisdiction; monitor and patrol buildings, restrict unauthorized entry in assigned properties. Perform mail processing, ensuring mail is correctly sorted for customer pickup.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent.
Must be able to work shift hours, some weekends and holidays.
Must be physically able to walk and stand for extended periods of time.
Ability to understand and apply Standing Operating Procedures and other written and or verbal orders and directives.
Demonstrated ability to react appropriately in routine and emergency situations, and to communicate effectively with a diverse population.
Working knowledge of safety and security concepts, principles, procedures and techniques.
Excellent customer relations skills.

Additional Considerations

Law enforcement and/or security experience.

Special Instructions

You will be provided a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or résumé is submitted successfully. Please refer to “Your Application” in your account to check the status of your application for this position.

A criminal background check is required for selected candidates. Serious applicants should complete the state employment application in full.

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