Posted Friday, January 17, 2020
Virginia Military Institute is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time Officer-in-Charge (OC) position. The successful candidate will act as the Commandant’s representatives in the cadet Barracks. Primary responsibilities of the Officer-in-Charge are to ensure the safety, well-being and security of cadets and the VMI Barracks during non-duty hours and to serve as a “first-responder” to any emergencies or incidents which may occur. The OC is also responsible for maintaining proper order and discipline in the barracks and ensuring that cadets comply with VMI regulations and directives.
Duties include responding to cadet inquiries, ensuring proper quiet during study hours and conducting a minimum of two inspections per shift, one prior to taps and the second, essentially a “bed check”, conducted after 1:30AM.
This is a part-time position, with service throughout the academic year from mid-August through mid-May, and the wear of a military uniform is required. Duty hours are from 10:00PM – 7:00AM.
Part-time employees are not eligible for benefits.
Applicants should have demonstrated leadership experience with previous military experience a plus. Experience working with young adults in a structured environment is preferred.
Candidates must complete an online application: Officer-in-Charge (part-time) Job Application
On-line applications accepted until the position is filled, with an anticipated start date no later than 1 March 2020.
In a continuing effort to enrich it academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.