Police Lieutenant

REPORTS TO:  Chief of Police or Designee

JOB POSTING NO.:  160829-0075-01A

LOCATION:  Administration

SALARY RANGE:  $52,960.84 + (Commensurate w/ Education and Experience)

CLOSING DATE: September 7, 2016

Primary Purpose:

Supervise the day-to-day operations of the DCS police department to provide a safe environment for students and employees.  Administer and enforce applicable local, state, and federal ordinances and laws, as well as DCS policies, procedures and directives.



  • Texas Peace Officer license issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Intermediate Peace Officer Certification, Advanced or Master’s preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Valid Texas driver’s license

Experience/Special Knowledge & Skills:

  • Minimum six (6) years law enforcement experience with supervisory experience preferred
  • Education law enforcement experience preferred
  • Bondable as required by Texas Education Code 37.081(h)
  • Knowledge of overall operations of a police department
  • Knowledge of criminal investigations, police report writing, and Texas criminal law
  • Training and experience in subduing offenders, including use of firearms and handcuffs


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