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    One Supervisory Police Officer position is open to Current VANIHCS Police Officers Only. This Supervisory Police Officer position is located with the Police Service at the new Mishawaka, Indiana clinic. This 90,000 square foot Health Care Center has both Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT) and Specialty Clinics (Cardiology, GI, Audiology, Vision, Urology, and Podiatry). VANIHCS is larger than just a single facility. It is a fully-integrated medical care facility with dual campuses in Fort Wayne and Marion, with Community Based Outpatient Clinics, (CBOCs), in Goshen, South Bend, Peru, Muncie, and Mishawaka, Indiana serving a combined VA mission where military retirees, and eligible Veterans receive health care.

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    The Supervisory Police Officer serves as a Uniformed Police Officer and supervises three (3) Police Officers, GS-6 and one (1) Program Support Assistant (AO) GS-6 at the VA Northern Indiana Health Care System (VANIHCS) St. Joseph County Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) . S/he provides guidance and technical direction as necessary to accomplish work-related activities including reviewing work activities and assures assignments and functions for the St. Joseph County CBOC are completed in a timely manner with quality results.

    The Supervisory Police Officer will ensure an adequate number of staff is on duty during hours of operation to meet the workload requirements of the St. Joseph County CBOC. This position is under direct supervision of tne Deputy Chief of Police Service (GS-12). S/he serves as the department head in the absence of the Chief of Police service (GS-13) or the Deputy Chief of Police Service.

    S/he is responsible for assisting the Deputy Chief of Police Service with the overall operation, direction and control of the Security and Law Enforcement Activities of the St Joseph County CBOC. The supervisory police officer will also be responsible for collecting crime statistics for areas of responsibility and conducting an analysis of those crimes to better plan law enforcement operation and crime prevention programs and conduction after hour's supervisory checks of locations within the VANIHCS.

    The Supervisory Police Officer will perform other duties as assigned.

    *Danger must be taken into account by the incumbent in performing assigned duties. Dangerous assignments may include, for example, undercover and surveillance activities, subduing persons with violent tendencies, and other activities that could result in exposure to gunfire, other types of attack or injury, or death.

    LAUTENBERG AMENDMENT This position authorizes the incumbent to carry a firearm. Any person who has been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence cannot lawfully possess a firearm or ammunition (Title 18, U.S.C., Section 922(g)(91)). Candidates who have been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence are not qualified for this position. Candidates under consideration will be required to certify whether they have ever been convicted of such an offense. False or fraudulent information provided by candidates is criminally punishable by fine or imprisonment (Title 18, U.S.C., Section 1001).

    Work Schedule: Full Time - Shift Work Covering 24/7, Weekends and Holidays

    Position Description Title/PD#: Supervisory Police Officer/ PD # 00712-O

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel will be required between stations

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Open to current VANIHCS Police Officers Only

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