Title: Campus Security Officer (CSO)
Date: February 10, 2017
Department: Campus Police

Bridgewater College is seeking applications for the part-time position of Campus Safety Officer (CSO). Must be flexible and willing to work rotating shifts weekends.

Job Summary

The Campus Police Officer (CSO) serves as Campus Security Authority (CSO) to whom students and employees should report criminal offenses. CSO accepts reportings of criminal activity from students and employees; reports the information to the BC Campus Police and Safety department immediately; patrols campus community, responds to emergencies and assesses and determines appropriate response; investigates complaints, accidents and any incidents of a suspicious nature; completes necessary paperwork and performs other work related duties as requested.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent education.
  • One year security experience, or related guard, police officer or military background.
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license.
  • CPR and First Aid training preferred.

General Information

Bridgewater College was founded in 1880 as the first coeducational college in Virginia and has an educational philosophy of developing the whole person and equipping students to become leaders with a strong sense of personal accountability and civic responsibility. The College offers 63 majors and minors, 29 concentrations and emphases, pre-professional programs, dual degree programs, teacher education and certification, and its first graduate program in athletic training.  Bridgewater’s growing enrollment includes students from 30 states and eight countries. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, and sponsors 22 intercollegiate athletic teams and an equestrian team that competes in the IHSA.

The beautiful and vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater in the midst of the Shenandoah Valley. It is conveniently situated to provide easy access to both Washington D.C. and Richmond, each only two hours away. The area is a desirable locale for people who enjoy sports and outdoor activities. An excellent school system, a healthy business environment, the state's lowest crime rate, and the natural beauty of the region draw many graduates back to the area. The College enjoys tremendous support from the local community.

For Additional Information

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Application

Please complete our online application and attach a cover letter, resume and include the names and contact information (email and mobile phone) for three references. 

Deadline  

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.


Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.

 

Title: Campus Events Coordinator
Date: February 10, 2017
Department: Office of the President

Supports all facets of the campus event planning process including the setup, coordination and execution of small scale campus events to large scale special events. Oversee and maintain master calendar for room reservations to include classroom scheduling.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for setup and technical support for audio visual technology required by any and all events.
  • Work with established liaisons from every department.
  • Works with external vendors as needed for large or specific events that require it.
  • Review technical riders within contracts to determine and arrange for technology support and equipment.
  • Hire, train and supervise work study students.
  • Assist with coordinating all campus-wide events. This will include major events such as Family Weekend; Homecoming; College Awards; Baccalaureate and Commencement.
  • Work evenings and weekends as needed.

Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Three years’ of event planning experience required. Previous experience in higher education for events preferred.
  • Proficient in audio visual technology setup and support.
  • Ability to learn new events reservation system.

Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

General Information

Bridgewater College was founded in 1880 as the first coeducational college in Virginia and has an educational philosophy of developing the whole person and equipping students to become leaders with a strong sense of personal accountability and civic responsibility. The College offers 63 majors and minors, 29 concentrations and emphases, pre-professional programs, dual degree programs, teacher education and certification, and its first graduate program in athletic training.  Bridgewater’s growing enrollment includes students from 30 states and eight countries. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, and sponsors 22 intercollegiate athletic teams and an equestrian team that competes in the IHSA.

The beautiful and vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater in the midst of the Shenandoah Valley. It is conveniently situated to provide easy access to both Washington D.C. and Richmond, each only two hours away. The area is a desirable locale for people who enjoy sports and outdoor activities. An excellent school system, a healthy business environment, the state's lowest crime rate, and the natural beauty of the region draw many graduates back to the area. The College enjoys tremendous support from the local community.

For Additional Information

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application

Please complete our online application.

Deadline  

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.


Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.

 

Baccalaureate

When and where is Baccalaureate?
Baccalaureate will be held under the tent on the Campus Mall at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 19, 2017.

What is Baccalaureate? Is it required?
Baccalaureate is a worship service honoring the graduating class. The service will last approximately one hour and includes multiple hymns, musical selections from the choir and the Baccalaureate message. Baccalaureate is open to any guests that would like to attend and is not required.

Will there be a live stream of Baccalaureate?
No, there will not be a live stream of Baccalaureate.

How should we dress for Baccalaureate?
Worship attire is recommended. Seniors will be wearing their caps and gowns.

If we attend Baccalaureate, are we required to attend the Baccalaureate dinner?
No, the Baccalaureate dinner is optional for our guests.

When is the Baccalaureate dinner and how much will it cost?
The Baccalaureate dinner will be held in the Kline Campus Center Dining Hall directly following the Baccalaureate Service at approximately 7 p.m. Cost for the dinner is $8.50 for adults and $5.50 for children ages 5 – 12. Senior students will be covered as long as they present their ID.

Commencement

When and where is Commencement?
Commencement will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 10 a.m. on the Campus Mall.

Will there be a live stream of Commencement?
Yes, there will be a live stream of Commencement. The link to the live stream will be available on the Commencement website beginning the morning of Commencement.

How long will Commencement last?
Commencement is approximately two hours.

Is there reserved seating?
There is a reserved seating section. Seniors will be given four reserved seating tickets for their guests. For more information on seating, please see the “Tickets” section on the Commencement page.

Caps, Gowns and Other

When do seniors get their caps and gowns? How much do they cost?
Seniors will pick up their caps and gowns during Senior Salute. Senior Salute will be held on March 14 and March 15. The cost of the cap and gown is included in tuition. Please see the Information for Senior Students page for additional information.

When and how do seniors get their announcements?
Seniors will be able to order announcements directly from Jostens during Senior Salute. Seniors can also order announcements and other items from the Jostens website at any time.

When do graduates receive their diploma?
Diplomas will be given to graduates as they cross the stage during the Commencement exercises.

Weather

Baccalaureate
Baccalaureate will be held under a tent on the Campus Mall, rain or shine. If there is the potential for severe weather, an alternate location will be announced via the bridgewater.edu website.

Commencement
Commencement will be held under a tent on the Campus Mall, rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, guests will be directed to safe locations for viewing.

Parking

Please see the Baccalaureate and Commencement Campus Map for detailed information.

Title: Stable Worker
Date: February 6, 2017
Department: Athletics

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for general maintenance of the horses and farm. This includes feeding, turnout, bringing in, haying, cleaning stalls, resetting feed, grounds work and any other task needed during the work schedule. 

Must be available to work weekends, some evenings during the week and possible barn checks.

Qualifications

Ability to perform manual labor as described above. High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

General Information

Bridgewater College was founded in 1880 as the first coeducational college in Virginia and has an educational philosophy of developing the whole person and equipping students to become leaders with a strong sense of personal accountability and civic responsibility. The College offers 63 majors and minors, 29 concentrations and emphases, pre-professional programs, dual degree programs, teacher education and certification, and its first graduate program in athletic training.  Bridgewater’s growing enrollment includes students from 30 states and eight countries. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, and sponsors 22 intercollegiate athletic teams and an equestrian team that competes in the IHSA.

The beautiful and vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater in the midst of the Shenandoah Valley. It is conveniently situated to provide easy access to both Washington D.C. and Richmond, each only two hours away. The area is a desirable locale for people who enjoy sports and outdoor activities. An excellent school system, a healthy business environment, the state's lowest crime rate, and the natural beauty of the region draw many graduates back to the area. The College enjoys tremendous support from the local community.

For Additional Information

Jamie Wallace, Stable Manager, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application

Please complete our online application.

Deadline  

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.


Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.