Chief of Police
The Town of Chincoteague, a resort island community located on Virginia’s Eastern Shore and neighbor to Assateague Island, a renowned recreational beach and wildlife refuge, is inviting qualified candidates to apply for the position of Chief of Police. Chincoteague’s year-round population is about 3,500 with a seasonal population of up to 15,000. The Police Department is staffed with 10, full time officers and 3, part time officers. Staff also includes dispatching operations with 4, full time and 4, part time employees.
Candidates must possess a combination of education and experience equal to major course work in police science, public administration/supervision, or related field, and extensive, progressively responsible experience in police work. Possession of DCJS law enforcement certificate.
Salary: $64K to $107K DOQ/DOE Resumes may be submitted to Town Manager, 6150 Community Drive, Chincoteague, VA 23336 or email@example.com EOE