Deputy Police Chief in Buffalo, NY
Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) Posted: 2021-10-27
Buffalo, NY 14216
Reporting to the Police Chief, this position is responsible for the supervision, coordination and control of all officers and assists the Chief with complex professional administrative work. The Deputy Chief directs all activities of the department in coordination with, as well as in the absence of, the Chief including planning, directing, and managing the activities of the Authority’s Police Department in the enforcement of laws and ordinances, the prevention of crime, and the protection of life and property, which will promote public safety and the general public welfare.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES:
Comprehensive knowledge of modern law enforcement administration, procedures, practices, and general criminal laws of New York State. General knowledge of police training, communications equipment, investigative techniques, crime prevention methods, community policing, and police supervision. Knowledge of laws, ordinances, rules and regulations and familiarity with functions, jurisdictions and authority of federal, state, and local law enforcement and regulatory agencies. Ability to plan and direct police operations while maintaining good working relationships and promoting respect and confidence of subordinates. Ability to develop and implement policies for law enforcement. Ability to prepare reports, develop programs and analyze and submit budgets.
What we offer:
• A comprehensive benefit package, including health, vision, dental, life insurance, paid vacation, sick leave and holidays, retirement plan & more!
The NFTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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