The City of Calhoun City MS, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Police Chief
Police Chief is a full time salaried position. The person in this position is on call seven days a week. The position has accountability for budgetary, safety and legal issues related to the police department. The person in this position should have at least two years of college or more along with Mississippi Law Enforcement Association Certification. Ten years of administrative experience is preferred for the position. Additional qualifications include a commitment to the community and knowledge of small town policing, Administrative professionalism as well as clerical and communication skills with the citizens and police officers. The Police Chief should have the ability to attract and maintain a well-qualified workforce.
Salary is based on education and work experience.
Send Resume with a completed application to The Mayor’s Office, P.O. Drawer E, Calhoun City, MS 38916. Applications can be picked up at Calhoun City City Hall or may be faxed or emailed. (662) 628-8345.
Deadline for applications is August 7, 2018
Assistant Police Chief, City of Columbus, MS
The City of Columbus, Mississippi, is seeking qualified candidates to fill the vacant position of Assistant Police Chief. A Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Criminal Justice or related field from an accredited college or university is required; a minimum of fifteen (15) years of law enforcement experience is required, in addition to a minimum of five (5) years of supervisory experience in law enforcement at the Captain level or above at a department with a minimum of 70 sworn law enforcement officers at a city with a population comparable to Columbus, and experience in developing community-based public safety.
Salary range is $62,000 – $66,000 per year.
Applications will be accepted until Thursday, August 30, 2018 by 6:00 p.m. and may be picked up at City Hall (2nd Floor), 523 Main Street; may be returned to the City’s Human Resources Office, mailed to P. O. Box 1408, Columbus, MS 39703-1408 or completed on the City’s website at www.thecityofcolumbusms.org. Applicants may contact Pat Mitchell at (662) 329-5159 for a detailed job description.
The City of Columbus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.