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Chief of Police - City of

Company: Valdez International Corporation
Location: Brandon
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

The City of Brandon seeks dedicated and qualified applicants for the position of Chief of--Police--with the Brandon Police Department. This position is-- responsible for the supervision and oversight of police functions within the City of Brandon. Duties involve the protection of life and property and the general enforcement of laws and ordinances. The Chief of Police is responsible for the training and assignment of all department employees. The Chief is appointed by the Mayor and reports to the City Administrator and City Council. --Essential functions include: Direct all Police Department programs and operations.

  • Plan, coordinate, implement, supervise and evaluate Police Department operations.
  • Ensure that the laws and ordinances are fully enforced in order to protect and serve the public.
  • Patrol and cover regular scheduled shifts, assist patrol officers and other rank whenever necessary; respond to complaints, arrest violators of legal requirements, report problems to appropriate officials; control traffic and provide ambulance assistance; provide varied assistance to citizens.
  • Confer with staff to develop plans and programs in the area of crime prevention, traffic safety and community relations.
  • Direct the development and maintenance of systems, records and legal documents that provide for the proper evaluation, control and documentation of Police Department operations.
  • Attend seminars, training, special conferences and meetings to keep abreast of current trends in the field of law enforcement;
  • Gather, analyze and interpret statistical reports to achieve more effective deployment of officers, reduce the crime rate and traffic accidents; assign officers to special investigations as the needs arise for their specific skills. Supervise all Police Department personnel, directly or indirectly.
    • Prepare and implement work schedules.
    • Assure that personnel are assigned to shifts or working units which provide optimum effectiveness in terms of current situations and circumstances governing deployment.
    • Oversee, approve, schedule and record all training and development of Police Department personnel per Department needs and State requirements.
    • Review and evaluate the work of subordinates. Assure that all subordinates comply with departmental policies and procedures; make hiring recommendations; evaluate job performance and recommend other personnel actions; make or review discipline decisions; investigate complaints against employees; handle grievances; maintain departmental discipline and general behavior of other officers. Develop and implement annual Police Department budget as directed by City.
      • Manage and implement the Police Department's budget.
      • Assure sound fiscal management within the Police Department.
      • Identify and recommend grant sources to City Administrator and Council; submit grant applications under the direction of City Administrator and Council.
      • Assess departmental needs and recommend purchases of new or replacement equipment; purchase equipment and supplies consistent with the budget in accordance with procedures developed by the City Administrator and Council, including preparation of bid specifications. Communicate effectively with City Administrator, Mayor, Council, other department heads, department personnel, other law enforcement and safety officials and organizations, and the general public
        • Maintain positive public relations program with residents, community, business representatives and the public.
        • Represent the Police Department in a variety of local, county, state and other meetings. Work collaboratively with other law enforcement agencies to ensure consistent and comprehensive services to the citizens of Brandon.
        • Attend Council meetings as and when requested by City Administrator, Mayor or Council; prepare and submit monthly and end-of-year reports to City Administrator and Council regarding the Police Department; prepare a variety of other reports as appropriate. QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
          • Experience in modern police work with progressively responsible experience in a variety of police functions, including supervisory police duties.
          • Graduation from college or university with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and a minimum of six years' progressively responsible experience in law enforcement including management and supervision, or any such combination of education, experience, and training as may be acceptable to the hiring authority.
          • Must meet South Dakota minimum state standards for employment as a law enforcement officer.
          • Knowledge of scientific methods of crime prevention, detection and criminal identification.
          • Ability to perform duties by establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with other personnel and the general public.
          • Must have effective communications skills
          • Must be efficient at use of computer, as well as office and field technology
          • Must have a valid South Dakota Driver's License
          • Must submit to a comprehensive background check, including drug test
          • Must be able to meet all of the physical requirements of a police officer EXAMPLES OF WORK:
            • Supervise the enforcement of traffic and safety regulations and programs of crime prevention and detection.
            • Assist the City Administrator in controlling the expenditures of departmental appropriations and in preparing annual budget estimate of needs.
            • Formulate policies and regulations governing activities of the police department.
            • Cooperate with local, state and federal officers in the apprehension and detection of wanted persons, and with other enforcement agencies where activities of the department are involved.
            • Answer calls and complaints involving violations of law, requests for public service, and investigation of accidents.
            • Patrol the City, make arrests as needed, serve criminal process including warrants and subpoenas, keep records and make reports of activities.
            • Maintain an accurate inventory of all property of the department.
            • Supervise the maintenance of all equipment and vehicles of the department.
            • Such other duties and functions as are necessary or incidental to proper performance of the office. Additional Requirements
              • Subject to pre-employment, random, post-accident and for-cause drug testing
              • Pre-employment screening may also include comprehensive background check, psychological assessment, criminal history, driving record and physical The City of Brandon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

Keywords: Valdez International Corporation, Jackson , Chief of Police - City of, Other , Brandon, Mississippi

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