Police Lieutenant

Rice University

JOB LINK: https://jobs.rice.edu/postings/18823

EducationBachelor’s Degree
High School Diploma or GED
SkillsLeadership Experience
Law Enforcement
Driver’s License
Position Information
Job Title Police Lieutenant – Accreditation
Department Rice University Police Department
Full Time/Part Time Full-Time
Requisition Number S19476
Open Date 03/08/2019
Close Date 03/15/2019
Salary Information
$90,000 Annually

Work Schedule
Days, nights, weekends, and holidays. This is an essential position.

Benefits Eligible Yes
Eligible for Overtime No
Position Summary
With minimal supervision from the Police Captain, the Police Lieutenant provides leadership and direction to the operational and administrative components of the Police Department consistent with the mission of Rice University and the Police Department through the use of goals, objectives, values coaching, collaboration, cooperation, community policing, and problem solving strategies. The incumbent organizes, plans, delegates and executes the workload of the assigned division to ensure all personnel have ownership of and meet their responsibilities in a timely manner. He/she evaluates the operation of the unit to ensure that it performs the functions for which it is responsible in an effective, efficient, professional, courteous, and ethical manner with sensitivity to the diversity and uniqueness of the campus community. This person also initiates corrective action when performance does not attain these standards and develops and manages resources needed by the unit to satisfactorily accomplish its responsibilities to include personnel, equipment and supplies. This position will also be cross-trained in other Lieutenant positions as employee may be assigned to such positions in the future.

Education Required HS Diploma or equivalent
Substitution for Education Requirement
Experience may not be substituted for the education requirement.

Education Preferred
An earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education.

Experience Required 7 years
Type of Experience
Prior law enforcement experience with some previous leadership experience.

Substitution for Experience Requirement
Education may not be substituted for the experience requirement.

Experience Preferred
Prior work experience in accreditation.

License/Certification Required
Permanent License as a Peace Officer from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
TCOLE Advanced Certification or will at time of appointment
Valid Texas driver’s license (or ability to obtain one within 30 days of employment) with no more than three moving violations within the past 36 months, and no convictions or deferred dispositions for Driving While Intoxicated or Driving Under the Influence within the past 10 years
License/Certification Preferred
Master Peace Officer Certification from TCOLE
Instructor Certification from TCOLE.

Skills Required
Skills Preferred
Ability to prepare and implement comprehensive plans to comply with accreditation, supervise special events, and various police operations
Proven ability to effectively supervise and train personnel in accordance with established law enforcement/public safety training standards
Demonstrated understanding of community-oriented policing practices
Internal / External Contacts
Rice University community, students, faculty, staff, and the general public.

Physical Demands
Working Conditions
Security Sensitive Yes


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