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Assistant Chief of Police

Category: Public Safety
Description:
POLICE DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT CHIEF OF POLICE SALARY RANGE: $64,401.79 - $106,263.46 THE CITY OF STATESVILLE, POPULATION 25,828, IS SEEKING AN INDIVIDUAL TO FILL THE POSITION OF ASSISTANT CHIEF OF POLICE. THE CANDIDATE SELECTED WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PERFORMING DIFFICULT PROFESSIONAL AND INTERMEDIATE ADMINISTRATIVE WORK ASSISTING IN DIRECTING THE FULL ACTIVITIES OF THE POLICE DEPARTMENT; PLANS, ORGANIZES AND DIRECTS ALL DEPARTMENTAL FUNCTIONS TO INCLUDE OPERATIONS, AND ADMINISTRATION; ADJUSTS OPERATIONAL PLAN ACCORDING TO CRIME TRENDS, SPECIAL EVENTS AND PROBLEMS AREAS; COORDINATES OPERATIONAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE TRAINING ACTIVITIES; ORGANIZES AND PLANS SPECIAL EVENTS AND FUNCTIONS WHICH CROSS SHIFT SCHEDULES, INTER-DEPARTMENTAL DIVISIONS, OR OTHER CITY DEPARTMENTS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES; DIRECTS THE PATROL, RECORDS, AND COMMUNICATIONS DIVISIONS; HOLDS STAFF MEETINGS TO ENSURE PROPER COORDINATION OF ACTIVITIES; INSPECTS ALL OPERATIONS, PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT ON A RANDOM BASIS; BRIEFS CHIEF OF POLICE ON ALL DEPARTMENTAL OPERATIONS TO INCLUDE MAJOR INCIDENTS AND CRIMES; ASSISTS CHIEF OF POLICE IN FORMULATING AND IMPLEMENTING ORGANIZATIONAL GOALS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES AND WITH BUDGET FORMULATION AND ADMINISTRATION; REPRESENTS DEPARTMENT ON VARIOUS BOARDS AND COMMITTEES; ACTS AS CHIEF OF POLICE WHEN REQUIRED; DIRECTS THE PURCHASE, EQUIPPING AND MAINTENANCE OF THE DEPARTMENT'S VEHICLE FLEET; OVERSEES BUILDING AND GROUNDS MAINTENANCE; COUNSELS AND EVALUATES THE WORK PERFORMANCE OF SUBORDINATES; EFFECTS AN ARREST, FORCIBLY IF NECESSARY, USING HANDCUFFS AND OTHER RESTRAINTS; SUBDUES RESISTING SUSPECTS USING MANEUVERS AND RESORTS TO THE USE OF HANDS AND FEET AND OTHER APPROVED WEAPONS IN SELF-DEFENSE; EXERCISES INDEPENDENT JUDGMENT IN DETERMINING WHEN THERE IS REASONABLE SUSPICION TO DETAIN, WHEN PROBABLE CAUSE EXISTS TO SEARCH AND ARREST AND WHEN FORCE MAY BE USED AND TO WHAT DEGREE. REQUIRES GRADUATION FROM ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH MAJOR COURSE WORK IN THE FIELD OF LAW ENFORCEMENT, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, OR RELATED FIELD AND EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE OF A WIDE AND PROGRESSIVELY RESPONSIBLE NATURE IN POLICE SERVICE INCLUDING CONSIDERABLE SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE; COMPREHENSIVE KNOWLEDGE OF THE LAWS, RULES AND COURT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND LAW ENFORCEMENT; OR ANY EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING WHICH PROVIDES THE REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES; POSSESSION OF A VALID N.C. DRIVER’S LICENSE; MUST MEET AND MAINTAIN TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS AS ESTABLISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT. POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED. EXEMPT. APPLY ONLINE @ WWW.STATESVILLENC.NET EOE
Employer: City of Statesville
Expires: 9/17/2020
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