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Police Chief

Category: Public Safety
Description:
THE TOWN OF NASHVILLE (POP 5400) IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF POLICE CHIEF. THE POLICE CHIEF IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, MANAGERIAL, AND SPECIALIZED LAW ENFORCEMENT WORK IN PLANNING, ORGANIZING, AND DIRECTING THE ACTIVITIES OF THE POLICE DEPARTMENT. REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE GRADUATION FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH A DEGREE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE OR PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, SUPPLEMENTED BY ADVANCED COURSES IN POLICE ADMINISTRATION AND CONSIDERABLE SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE OF A PROGRESSIVE RESPONSIBLE NATURE IN LAW ENFORCEMENT WORK; OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE. POSSESSION OF A VALID NORTH CAROLINA DRIVER’S LICENSE. MUST BE A CERTIFIED LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER THROUGH THE NORTH CAROLINA CRIMINAL JUSTICE EDUCATION AND TRAINING STANDARDS COMMISSION. RESIDENCY WITHIN THE TOWN OF NASHVILLE IS REQUIRED WITHIN SIX MONTHS OF APPOINTMENT. MUST PASS EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND CHECK AND DRUG SCREEN. THE HIRING RANGE FOR THIS POSITION IS $55,340-$69,175, DEPENDENT ON EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS. BENEFITS PACKAGE INCLUDES PARTICIPATION IN THE NC LOCAL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM; PARTICIPATION IN THE STATE HEALTH PLAN, EMPLOYER-PAID DENTAL, LIFE, AND VISION INSURANCE; VOLUNTARY BENEFITS; 401(K) AND OPTIONAL 457(B) PLANS; 12 PAID HOLIDAYS; AND VACATION/SICK LEAVE. APPLICATIONS ARE ACCEPTED ONLINE AT WWW.TOWNOFNASHVILLENC.GOV. A RESUME IS NOT ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF AN APPLICATION, HOWEVER ONE MAY BE ATTACHED TO THE ONLINE APPLICATION. POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. EOE.
Employer: Town of Nashville
Expires: 4/13/2019
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