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Become A Lieutenant

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Working As A Lieutenant

  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
  • Performing for or Working Directly with the Public
  • Unpleasant/Angry People

  • Mostly Sitting

  • Make Decisions

  • $86,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Lieutenant Do

A Lieutenant plans, organizes, supervises, and coordinates the daily activities within a division of a police department. They provide staff training, ensure safe work practices, and inspect departmental equipment to ensure that deficiencies are corrected.

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Top Lieutenant Skills

  1. Civilian Personnel
  2. Public Safety
  3. Security Procedures
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Supervised both military and civilian personnel.
  • Inventory of equipment Maintaining of all 5 units Public safety education Medical services Accomplishments Achieved officer status in 2013.
  • Establish automation systems administration and security procedures for automation hardware and software.
  • Operate radio equipment to communicate with fellow firefighters and emergency personnel during emergency response and support operations.
  • Assumed role of Incident Commander during the resolution of numerous emergency situations and additionally tasked with Station Captain Responsibilities as needed.

Top Lieutenant Employers

Lieutenant Videos

On Being: A 2nd Lieutenant

Police Officer Career Information : How to Become a Police Officer

Fire Department Lieutenant (Crash Truck), Career Video from drkit.org