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Police & Fire
Chief, University Police
San Antonio, Texas
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
$42,932 - $52,696
Sworn Officers: 6 - 8
Application Deadline: Until Filled
The candidate in
this position will provide excellent customer service to employees, students,
and the community; protect the faculty, staff, and students from criminal acts
and protect their property; and preserve the peace and civil order on the campus
while enforcing all Federal, State, and Local laws as well as university rules
supervises, leads, and actively participates in the operations and activities
of the University Police Department (UPD) to include traffic control,
investigations, maintenance of records regarding all aspects of the
department, and ensures the effective management of all assigned patrol
effective crime prevention programs in which the university community is
educated to protect life and property. Takes appropriate actions to identify
and eliminate hazards and opportunities for crime.
maintains the departmentís annual operating budget and submits purchase
requests as needed.
participates in the investigation of complaints, including traffic accidents,
disturbances, and thefts. Maintains a daily police blotter that documents all
incidents during the previous day. Maintains and assesses crime statistics
and implements corrective measures.
Officers are properly trained and display professional conduct and behavior.
cooperative relationships with local, state, and federal law enforcement
various committees and is responsible for the universityís Emergency
Operations Plan. Performs other duties as assigned.
$42,932 - $52,696
Degree. Equivalent work experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelorís
Five years of
Intermediate, Advance, or Master Peace Officer Certification from Texas
Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. Certified in
TLETS and CPR.
strong leadership and management skills. Must take 80 hours of leadership
training every 2 years. Must be familiar with information required by state
and federal governments, such as, The Clery Act. Must be familiar with
conducting employee background checks.
work cooperatively with others and provide excellent customer service to
students, employees, and the community. Ability to multi task.
degree in police science, criminal justice, or related degree.
Two years of
supervisory experience in a university setting.
candidates must apply online at
candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for
duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above
functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This
position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties.
Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
If you are a
male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective
Service System to be eligible for hire.
University-San Antonio is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer
committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of
race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran
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