The City of Princeton, IL (pop. 7,700), an historic, charming community with beautiful neighborhoods and a vibrant downtown seeks experienced public safety professionals with strong communication skills as candidates for its next Chief of Police.
Located 100 miles southwest of Chicago along Interstate 80, Princeton is a highly desirable community in which to live. The City of Princeton prides itself on providing excellent municipal services with an emphasis on customer service. The Police Chief is appointed by and reports to the City Manager. Please note the following information about the department and the Police Chief position requirements:
Successful candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, law enforcement, public policy or related fields. A master’s degree is highly desired. Command leadership training such as the F.B.I. National Academy, Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command, Southern Police Institute Command training or similar programs are highly desirable. The annual salary for this position is $100,000+/- depending upon qualifications.
Interested professionals should submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for 5 professional references by January 3, 2018 to consultants Heidi Voorhees and Michael Hosking at: www.govhrusa.com/current-positions/recruitment Electronic submissions are required. Telephone inquiries: GovHR USA (847) 380-3240.
PRINCETON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER