Chief of Police
SALARY: Preferred hiring range $48,000-$60,000 (+) benefits. Full-time, FLSA exempt status. The Town of Grottoes is seeking a Chief of Police to plan, organize and direct the activities of the Police Department. Oversees police administration, patrol, investigations, communications, training, and the departmental budget. The ideal candidate will be innovative, enthusiastic, community oriented, provide quality leadership, and demonstrate thorough knowledge of modern law enforcement techniques. Applicants should have a distinguished career with extensive experience in law enforcement. Minimum 10 years of law enforcement experience and hold current state certification and training. Must have excellent computer skills and ability to use Records Management System (IBR). Residency required within a 15 mile radius of Town limits within two years of hire date. Preferred qualifications include: BA/BS in Business Administration, Public Administration, or Criminal Justice, 5+ years in management in the law enforcement field, Field Training certified and/or Fire Arms Instructor. Drug screening, thorough background check, and a physical examination by a licensed Physician showing the ability to perform job duties required as a condition of employment. Deadline to apply is September 21st, 2020 by 5pm. Applications are available on the Town’s website at www.ci.grottoes.va.us or at Town Hall. Send application and resume’ to Town of Grottoes, 601 Dogwood Avenue POB 146 Grottoes, VA 24441 Attention: Nathan Garrison. E/O/E.