PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)
In the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection this class is accountable for directing the Itelligence Fusion Center System and coordinating with Federal intelligence agencies, countrywide State Fusion Centers, state agencies, municipalities, tribal and private sector entities.
Receives direction from the Commissioner or other administrative official of higher grade.
Directs the staff including agency liaisons and operations of the State Intelligence Fusion Center System.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Directs the staff and operations of the State Intelligence Fusion Center System; coordinates, plans and manages communication with Federal Department of Homeland Security, Federal Bureau of Investigation, countrywide Fusion Centers, state, municipal, military, tribal, and private sector entities; formulates program goals and objectives; develops related policy; interprets and administers pertinent laws; evaluates staff; prepares department budget including Federal Program funds; maintains contact with individuals both within and outside the center who might impact on program activities including federal and state agencies and municipal officials; develops and maintains Memorandum of Understanding with Federal, state municipal members of intelligence community to secure agency liaison from Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federal Homeland Security, Federal Transportation Security Administration, United State Coast Guard, Connecticut National Guard, Department of Correction and Law Enforcement community; designs and develops methods to communicate to local, state, national and international members of the multidisciplinary team; fosters intelligence and law enforcement community connectivity with all entities; promotes the vertical and horizontal connectivity of criminal/terrorism information and intelligence with multidisciplinary team to anticipate, indentify, prevent, and /or monitor statewide activities; drafts comprehensive briefs and reports focused on current threat level intelligence; may perform on-call duties as required; performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply management principles and techniques; considerable knowledge of relevant State and Federal Statutes regulations and guidelines; considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of the National Criminal Intelligence Sharing Plan and Intelligence and Information Sharing Initiative; considerable knowledge of the Criminal Intelligence Systems Operating Policies; knowledge of the Law Enforcement Analytic Standards; knowledge of the Criminal Intelligence systems operating policies; knowledge of national/international criminal/terrorism data systems and cycle; knowledge of state and federal constitutional and statutory privacy and civil liberties provisions; considerable ability to develop and implement an effective communication system within intelligence community; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable ability to foster connectivity of multidisciplinary intelligence community.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Ten (10) years of experience in law enforcement with responsibility for the collection, analysis and sharing of intelligence and criminal information community.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SPECIAL EXPERIENCE
Two (2) years of the General Experience must have been in a management capacity.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
1. College training may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15)
semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years
for a Bachelor's degree.
2. A Master's degree in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Political Science or a closely related field may be substituted for one (1) additional year of the General experience.
1. Must obtain an Federal Bureau of Investigation Top Secret Security clearance and a Department of Homeland Security Secret Security clearance within nine (9) months of appointment to class.
2. Incumbent in this class must possess and retain a valid Motor Vehicle Operator's License.
3. Incumbent in this class may be required to travel.
4. Emergency management drills and actual emergencies may require work outside of normal
In addition to reference check and facts stated in application, a thorough background investigation of each candidate may be made by the United States Department of Homeland Security and/or the Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection before candidates are certified for permanent appointment.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
(12)-General Administration and Management
(1)-Officials And Administrators
This replaces the existing title of and specification for the class of DEMHS Fusion Center Intelligence Director in Salary Group MP 69 approved effective May 24, 2010. (Revised to retitle and modify Agency title)