Assistant Division Chief, Police Services

UNLV   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Education


5 - 7 years

Posted 38 days ago


The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.


The Associate Vice President & Director of University Police Services, Southern Command oversees and supervises all full and part-time staff within University Police Services, Southern Command. University Police Services, Southern Command is a major work unit critical to the overall safety and welfare of all NSHE campuses and locations in Southern Nevada. In coordination with the Associate Vice President & Director and the Divisional Chief of Police, the Assistant Division Chief is instrumental in the overall development of all strategic and planning functions of the department. The Assistant Division Chief also oversees all special events and routinely develops a risk-based analysis for all police operations to ensure that appropriate law enforcement resources are deployed and utilized for special events throughout the year. Often and routinely coordinates and collaborates with other law enforcement agencies. The incumbent collaborates with internal and external agencies and develops & coordinates all training for Police Services personnel.


This position requires a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice, Public Administration, Public Safety or a related field from a regionally accredited college or university and 5-7 years of related professional experience. Must be POST certified, category I in Nevada, or have the ability to obtain POST certification within one(1) year.


Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.