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    Summary

    The Operations Officer is responsible for assisting the Deputy Chief of Police Service with the overall operation, direction, and control of the law enforcement activities at the Hampton VA Medical Center, including the Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs). and is appointed as a law enforcement official under Title 38 of the United States Code. Section 1.218, authorized to carry firearms and make arrests.

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    Responsibilities

    This Supervisory Police Officer (Operations Officer) will supervise Supervisory Police Officers (Lieutenants) and will ensure that an adequate number of staff is on duty to meet the workload requirements for the Hampton VA Medical Center. This position is under the direct supervision of the Deputy Chief of Police Service and serves as department head in the absence of the Chief and Deputy Chief of Police Service.

    Duties Include:

    -The Operations Officer is responsible for assisting the Deputy Chief of Police Service with the overall operation, direction, and control of the law enforcement activities at the Hampton VA Medical Center, including the Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs).
    -The Operations 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 operations and crime prevention programs.
    -The incumbent will also be responsible for overseeing the physical security surveys, vulnerability assessments, after-hours checks, and lighting surveys.
    -Plans, prepares and makes changes in the organization of work assignments and functions for police officers assigned to the respective tour of duty on a seven-day a week basis.
    -The incumbent will be responsible in ensuring all officers complete their annual physical and psychological assessments.
    -Establishes procedures and controls for the deterrence of crime, develops reviews and reports to the Deputy Chief of Police Service workload statistics and requirements, also overtime statistics and requirements.
    -Ensures performance appraisals are accurate and reflect actual difference in levels of performance of employees.
    -Accomplishes daily administrative functions, reviews crime reports and other written reports submitted by the police officers and holds corrective sessions to ensure accuracy and completeness.
    -Creates and issues written instructions for special assignments and events.

    Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday 07:45 am - 4:30 pm
    Telework: Not Available
    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
    Position Description/PD#: Police Officer (Supvr)/PD028080
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    9

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/582302700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.