Captain of Field Services Division

  • Colorado State University
  • Colorado, USA
  • Nov 13, 2020
Full time   Other Administrative Positions

Job Description

This position is assigned to the Field Services Division, which includes all Patrol functions. However, all CSUPD Captains may rotate to other units and, therefore, must be knowledgeable in a variety of leadership/managerial functions and duties. This is a sworn law enforcement position that requires patrol-level certification in Arrest Control / Defensive Tactics, Firearms, Emergency Vehicle Operations, and all Colorado POST Rule 28 training requirements. Comprehensive duties applicable at this level include supervision of sworn and civilian staff members within the police department. This requires direct and indirect leadership, teamwork, discipline, training, staff development and mentoring. Additionally, Captains are expected to provide leadership both internal and external to the department and participate in law enforcement and police duties as needed. This position primarily supervises uniformed police officers, and manages administrative duties related to the patrol mission. This includes representing the Chief of Police and/or CSUPD at meetings and events, networking with a variety of stakeholders on matters related to a wide range of safety and security issues and acting in a manner most likely to net positive collaborations. CSUPD Captains must also excel at communicating in oral, written and electronic formats with broad-based, diverse communities and individuals. This position is often the point of contact for many campus and community stakeholders and administrative colleagues, including organizations and working groups both internal and external to the institution. The position must be adept at strategic planning/problem solving, which includes organizational development and training. An absolute commitment to the mission, vision, and values of CSUPD is critical. This mandates a high level of professionalism, ethics, and cooperation in the performance and execution of all duties.

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