Police Officer

Norfolk, VA
Port of Virginia

Position Summary:

The Virginia Port Authority is seeking Police Officers to perform a variety of law enforcement duties such as responding to calls for service, enforcing traffic and criminal laws; and conducting high visibility patrols on our marine terminals.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle.
  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards.
  • Warn violators of rule infractions.
  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities.
  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner.


  • Highschool graduate or equivalent.
  • Must be 21 years old.
  • Applicant must be a Commonwealth of VA certified police officer or successfully complete all requirements of a 17-week basic training course at the Hampton Roads Regional Academy.
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical & drug screening.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.