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Lieutenant (Campus Police)

Location: Norfolk, VA

Agency

Old Dominion University Police Department

Deadline

November 10, 2017 by 5:00 pm

Job Description / Responsibilities

Lieutenant (Law Enforcement Manager I)
Position #01019

The University Police Department at Old Dominion University (Norfolk, VA) is seeking progressive law enforcement leaders for a Law Enforcement Manager I position: The Police Lieutenant is responsible for direction, planning, organization, staffing, and control of Sergeants, patrol officers and other subordinates within the Old Dominion University Police Department.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Considerable police supervisory experience within a public law enforcement agency at the rank of Sergeant or higher within patrol and investigation divisions.
  • Completion of a first-level supervisory, and/or a mid-management law enforcement course of study.
  • Considerable knowledge of and skills in modern police practices and techniques.
  • Considerable knowledge of leadership principles and management techniques.
  • Strong working knowledge of investigative techniques and practices.
  • Considerable knowledge of Virginia and applicable federal laws.
  • Considerable working knowledge of administrative functions in areas of policy and police supervision.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and direct the efforts relating to law enforcement operations.
  • Demonstrated ability to comprehend and interpret written instructions, and work independently to solve problems involving many variables.
  • Certification as a police officer as mandated by a state department of Criminal Justice Services or police certifying body.
  • Possession of a valid VA driver’s license.
  • VA DCJS LEO Certification will be required within one year of hiring.
  • Graduation from high school or equivalent, and police leadership and supervisory training related to the duties of the position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study.
  • Considerable mid-management experience in a university police department of similar size and complexity.
  • VA DCJS Instructor certification.

How to Apply

This position opens October 9, 2017 and closes November 10, 2017.

To review position requirements and submit an application, please visit http://jobs.odu.edu/postings/6494 and follow the on-line instructions.

AA/EOE