<p>Description of Position:<br />Manages the day to day operations of a division in the University of Minnesota Police Department (UMPD), which is within a complex, urban campus environment. Oversees police officers, sergeants and other union and non-union staff members while ensuring the preservation of the chain of command within the department and the discipline of staff. Familiar with a variety of the professions concepts, practices and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgement to plan and accomplish goals. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.<br /><br />Responsibilities / Essential Functions:<br />Supervises personnel and activities within an assigned UMPD division. This includes, but is not limited to, maintaining schedules, appropriate staffing levels, performance reviews and recommending/implementing changes as appropriate. Directs and assists police officers, sergeants and other department staff with implementing appropriate public safety-related programs. Participates as a team member in the implementation of the UMPD’s planning. Provides leadership, performance reviews, feedback, direction, coaching and performance management to direct reports. <br /><br /> </p>
<p>Minimum Qualifications:</p><p>Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree<br />10 years of work experience.<br />Must be licensed as a full-time peace officer by the MN P.O.S.T. Board<br />Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.<br /><br />Preferred Qualifications:</p><p>At least 2 years of experience as a police Sgt. <br />Experience working in an educational environment<br />Strong leadership skills and abilities<br />Ability to work as a team player<br />Strong written and oral communication skills<br />Independent, self-directed work habits<br />Ability to lead and direct work of others<br />Demonstrated problem solving and decision-making skills<br />Positive work record absent of any disciplinary actions for the previous 24 months<br />Demonstrated commitment to customer service<br />Demonstrated ability to serve as a positive role model, advancing the mission of the department</p>
Internal Number: 322693
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
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