The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Silver Spring, MD, United States
Nov 09, 2017Full Time
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, a six-time National Recreation and Parks Association Gold Medal Award Winner, is seeking a Police Chief for the Montgomery County Department of Parks located in Silver Spring, Maryland. The Montgomery County Department of Parks serves a diverse population of over one million residents in Montgomery County, Maryland, by managing more than 419 parks on approximately 37,000 acres of parkland. The Department serves an estimated 14 million visitors per year, with an annual operating budget of over $100 million, and a career staff of approximately 779 employees. The Police Chief reports directly to the Department of Parks Director and serves as a key member of the Department management leadership team. This position is responsible for an annual budget of about $14 million and for providing leadership to a management staff of over 20 command and supervisory personnel. The total staff of the Park Police Division is approximately 94 sworn officers and 22 civilian personnel.