|Chief of Police|
|Organization: The Mercer Group, Inc.|
TOWN OF PRESCOTT VALLEY, ARIZONA
This is an exceptional opportunity to provide leadership and management to the Police Department in a well-established community in the high desert of central Arizonaand in a well-managed local government. See brochure at www.mercergroupinc.com EOE
The Town is looking for a proven administrator, manager and leader who can take the Prescott Valley Police Department to a new level of success for the future.
Under the general direction of the Town Manager, the Chief of Police of the Town of Prescott Valley provides leadership, management, administration and direction for the overall operation and activities of the Town of Prescott Valley Police Department.
The Police Chief, who reports directly to the Town Manager, leads a department of 77.6 FTE (64 sworn personnel and 13.6 civilians) with an annual operating budget for FY 2013-14 of $7.94 million.
Salary range is $98,686 to $138,160 with midpoint at $118,423. Starting salary market competitive, commensurate with the knowledge, skills, experience of selected candidate. Excellent fringe benefit program included.
The minimum job requirements are experience equivalent to 8 years sworn supervisory/managerial level municipal law enforcement or closely related work; AND a Bachelor’s degree in Police Science, Administration of Justice, Criminal Justice or closely related area. The ideal candidate must be able to obtain AZPOST certification as a Law Enforcement Officer, and must possess or be able to obtain a valid Arizona driver’s license. Graduation from theFBIAcademy, or similar credential will be a plus.
Residency in the Town of Prescott Valley of the new Chief of Police within a reasonable time following appointment is preferred. The current population is 38,822. The Town is one of the fastest growing communities in Arizona. For further information see www.pvaz.net
Open until filled. First review of cover letters/resumes on July 12, 2013. Send confidential cover letter with salary history and resumes to James Mercer, The Mercer Group, Inc., 1000 Cordova Place, #726, Santa Fe, NM 87505. Voice: 505-466-9500; Fax: 505-466-4185. E-Mail: email@example.com; Website: www.mercergroupinc.com
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Administration & Management|
Court / Court Administration
City: Prescott Valley|
Country: UNITED STATES
$98,686.00 to $138,160.00 Annually
Negotiable / DOQ
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