Chief of Police, Mount Rainier, Maryland
City of 12,000 population seeks experienced Chief of Police.
Requires bachelors degree and 10 years of progressively responsible experience. A graduate degree is a plus, as is fluency in Spanish. Experience in a supervisory/administrative capacity is required.
Need a leader with integrity who will provide leadership in guiding the Department's recovery from multiple investigations alleging unethical and potentially illegal conduct by members of the department.
Department has 18 sworn officers. Chief must embrace community policing concepts. Department focuses on visibility and community engagement. City is designated as a Sanctuary City.
Chief must be an articulate communicator; and must quickly gain trust of City Council, City Manager, staff and community.
Salary is $95-108k, DOQ with an excellent benefit package.