University of North Texas Health Science Center - Chief of Police

Fort Worth
Feb 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Police Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Chief of Police to join our team. Under the administrative direction of the EVP and Chief People & Performance Officer, the Police Chief provides leadership, strategic planning, and administrative direction for the PD; serves as the senior law enforcement officer for the university, and works closely with all university units. Responsible for management of administrative and operational affairs and oversees safety and security for extended programs and facilities. Directs and represents the PD, supervising crime prevention programs, leading community police efforts, enforcement of the crimes and vehicle codes, investigation of crimes and vehicular accidents, and maintains positive relationships with constituents.Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:* Provide leadership to the University Police Department to ensure effective and efficient police, safety, and security services are provided to all campus locations.* Directs all operations of the police department by planning, organizing, directing, staffing, and evaluating the administrative and operational activities of that division.* Develops, implements and administers goals, objectives, policies, procedures and strategies for the police and police related activities.* Develops and recommends an effective budget for the department. Plans, monitors, and evaluates expenditures and recommends budget strategies and actions.* Maintains effective communication with police administration and personnel within the University community, and with other local, state and federal law enforcement agencies through personal contact, correspondence and attendance at meetings.* Directs and assists in the training, coaching, and development of subordinate staff, participates in the selection and promotion of police personnel, reviews and/or evaluates employee performance, analyzes employee performance problems, and determines disciplinary action to be taken.* Develops work schedule for personnel that are designed to provide optimum manpower and resource utilization for police, safety and security services on a 7 day, 24 hour basis.* Directs investigation activities to assure maximum utilization of investigation personnel, resources and techniques.* Serves as liaison between the university and other state or federal agencies/departments and other organizations on matters of Public, Environmental and Health Safety Issues. Serves on State and local law enforcement committees, as necessary and appropriate.* May, during certain situations, be required to perform patrol duties and activities. * Develops and maintains programs to ensure compliance with all federal, state and local laws and regulations; and provides timely reporting as necessary for compliance with such programs.* Parking and traffic flow.* Participate in completion of annual security report and ensure Clery Compliance.* Coordinate with local law enforcement agencies, UNT Denton Police, UNT Dallas Police and UNT System Office of General Counsel.* Able to maintain and continue accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) and the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) Accreditations.* Other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the Department.* Support UNTHSC's values.