The Training Lieutenant for the Department of Public Safety is a commissioned Police Officer responsible for researching, developing, scheduling and presenting the Departments mandated training and ensuring compliance with training standards for all department members. Reporting to the Director of Public Safety, the Lieutenant coordinates the Departments entire training regimen, which utilizes best practices in mental health interactions, crisis intervention, de-escalation and communication. The Lieutenant is a member of the management team with responsibility for supervision, training, monitoring, evaluating, counseling and disciplining employees. The Lieutenant maintains the Departments current training regimen, schedules and conducts training, purchases and maintains equipment, tracks and reports training hours, and researches current training best practices. The Lieutenant is a strategic thinker, problem solver and senior leader responsible for ensuring that all Department activity supports OHSUs strategic goals, including those related to both the safety and security of the institution and access to services. The Lieutenant oversees compliance with policies related to Public Safety training, as well as enforcement of laws relative to OHSUs mission. The Lieutenant must have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to present effectively to all levels of the university and external audiences. In cooperation with other administrators, the Lieutenant will assist in developing, implementing and adjusting policies and procedures at the department level. The Lieutenant will maintain membership in relevant professional associations dedicated to the advancement of safety and security and maintain firearms trainer certifications, active shooter intervention training and other training as needed. The Lieutenant may also be responsible for facility security, problem solving, emergency preparedness, threat assessment, representing the Director to the internal and external OHSU community, conducting relevant crime analysis, and producing reports, as needed. The Lieutenant will ensure the Department is responsive to the communitys needs and that operations are in line with the best practices in community policing standards.
Required qualifications: Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience in public safety leadership At least 3 years of leadership and/or supervisory experience in law enforcement and/or related fields. At least 3 years Law Enforcement training/instructor At least 3 years Law Enforcement Investigation experience Must have working knowledge of: Relevant laws Security practices Scheduling skills Instructor certification Computer skills Budgeting Spreadsheets and relevant office management software
Must be able learn, follow and instruct staff in OHSU Administrative and Departmental Policies, Procedures and Guidelines Must have the ability to prioritize multiple tasks within specific time constraints, exercise independent judgment and make quick sound decisions Must be able to recognize critical security, safety and maintenance items and have the initiative to respond to them immediately Must be able to foster cooperation and collaboration and demonstrate diplomacy with staff, students and visitors Must be able to relay information in concise and accurate manner with attention to detail, and work in high stress situations while remaining calm Current police officer certification Current CPR and First Aid certification or the ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire Must be free of Criminal History and be able to pass a Criminal Justice background check Must possess a Valid Drivers License and the ability to meet OHSU Driving Policy requirements
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and r...esearch. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more informatin visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm