Assistant Chiefs of Police, Administrative and Technology and Criminal Investigations Bureau
City of Alexandria
Location: Alexandria, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Salary: 109,464.96 - 196,128.75
2 openings available.
Internal Number: 2023-00437
Are you looking to make a direct impact in the community you serve? If so, the City of Alexandria Virginia's Police Department is encouraging you to apply for their Assistant Chief of Police positions. Please read this posting thoroughly for the description of the role as well as an overview of the recruitment process. For more information please visit - www.joinAPDVA.com
*** This is a fully onsite position.*** An Overview These sworn executive-level positions assist and support the Chief of Police in the overall management and administration of the Alexandria Police Department, comprised of over 300 law enforcement officers and 80 professional staff. These positions perform highly responsible leadership and management functions in the development, administration, coordination, and implementation of departmental policies, procedures, and administrative and operational activities in the Administrative and Technology Bureau & the Criminal Investigations Bureau. Tasks are performed under the general supervision of the Chief and in accordance with departmental and city regulations and procedures. The Assistant Chief may be called upon to act in the absence of the Chief.
Assistant Chief - Administrative & Technology Bureau The Assistant Chief directs the activities of the Administrative and Technology Bureau which includes facilities and security management, property and evidence, accreditation, fleet management, systems operations, tactical computers, body-worn cameras, sworn recruiting, training and development, and tactical training and response sections. The Assistant Chief Engages in executive-level problem solving, provides strategic guidance, formulates, and recommends innovative solutions, and manages change efforts within the assigned bureau.
Assistant Chief - Criminal Investigations Bureau
The Assistant Chief directs the activities of the Criminal Investigations Bureau which includes crimes against persons, property crimes, intelligence, special investigation, and vice/narcotic sections. The Assistant Chief engages in executive-level problem solving, provides strategic guidance, formulates, and recommends innovative solutions, and manages change efforts within the assigned bureau.
For additional information and to apply, please visit our website at www.alexandriava.gov/jobs.
A Bachelor's degree and 12 years of relevant, professional experience to include two (2) years as a Captain or higher in law enforcement. Must obtain an executive level certification from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services within one year of appointment.
The preferred candidate will possess a master's degree in criminal justice, public administration, or a related field, as well as knowledge and experience in 21st century law enforcement.
The City of Alexandria is located in northern Virginia and is bordered by the District of Columbia (Potomac River), Arlington and Fairfax counties. With a population of approximately 150,000 and a land area of 15.75 square miles, Alexandria is the seventh largest city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Alexandria has a charming waterfront and is a unique and historic place to live and work. About one-quarter of the City’s square miles have been designated as a national or local historic district. We proudly embrace our rich history and seize the endless opportunities that lie ahead.