Friday , March 31 2023

San Jose City Jobs for Police Communications Manager

Website City of San José

Job Description:

The San Jose Police Department’s Police Communications Manager will be responsible for operating and managing the largest Communications Center in Santa Clara County.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The Police Communications Manager will manage all aspects of Communications projects such as CAD replacements and/or upgrades, telephone upgrades and radio upgrades.
  • This will be accomplished by negotiating contracts, scheduling vendors and requesting services.  The Police Communications Manager will be responsible for holding contractors accountable in an expeditious and efficient manner.
  • The Police Communications Manager will set division policy related to public dispatch protocol and will ensure workforce productivity through effective interpersonal skills and adherence to instituted procedures.  The Police Communications Manager will supervise shift managers, assign and prioritize staff work, evaluate the performance of mid-level managers and monitor the evaluation process for all of the Division employees.
  • The Police Communications Manager position will be responsible for preparing, administering, and managing the Division budget.
  • This will include the authorization of expenditures while complying with City protocols, and ensuring the budget is kept within the appropriate authorizations.
  • The Police Communications Manager will prepare and present Department reports for Senior Management and City Council.  This will include preparing Annual Performance Plans and Quarterly Program Management Reports that encompass measures, accomplishments and needs of the Division.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Public Administration, Human Resource Management, Criminal Justice, Public Communications, or other related field.
  •  Six (6) years of police, fire, or emergency medical dispatching experience, including three (3) years of supervision experience equivalent to Supervising Public Safety Dispatcher or higher.

Job Details:

Company: City of San José

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: San Jose, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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