Flashcards in 1001 Officer/Supervisor duties (administrative) Deck (8):
TFD Oath of Office
I (name) do solemnly swear that I will faithfully support the Constitution
of the United States, the laws of the State of Washington and the Charter
and Ordinances of the City of Tacoma. I will execute the duties of (rank)
on the Tacoma Fire Department and will adhere to the policies and
directives of the department. I will, to the best of my ability, endeavor to
provide effective leadership, for those who may be under my supervision
Who is responsible for maintaining this
The Deputy Chief of Administration
Any TFD uniformed member who has been promoted and/or appointed
to a supervisory capacity above the rank of firefighter and has sworn the oath of
office as administered by the Fire Chief is an?
Any TFD civilian employee who has been promoted and/or appointed to a supervisory rank is a?
In regards to authority TFD Officers shall?
a. Avoid conflicts of authority as much as possible.
b. Refrain from interfering in matters or operations for which another officer of equal rank is responsible.
What is the exception to Refraining from interfering in matters or operations for which another officer of equal rank is responsible?
The exceptions are--
1. When the other officer consents
2. When ordered by a superior officer
In regards to employee recognition,TFD Officers and Supervisors shall?
a. Commend employees under his/her supervision who perform acts that meet the criteria for the following awards in accordance with the guidelines set forth in TFD Policy 1012.
i. Medal of Valor
ii. Fire Chief’s Award for Excellence
b. Commend employees under his/her supervision for exemplary customer service and nominate him/her for the Fire Chief’s Quality Service Award in accordance with the guidelines set forth in TFD