POSITION TITLE: ASSISTANT POLICE CHIEF CLASSIFICATION: Administrative police, safety, & suppression
REPORTS TO: Police Chief FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt
The Town of Mount Carmel is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Police Chief.
This employee is responsible for the daily operations of the administrative division of the Police Department and assistance to the Chief of Police in the guidance of the department.
Instructions to this employee are general and the employee must routinely use independent judgment while performing tasks.
The employee will report to the Chief of Police for supervision.
Strong candidates will possess a keen understanding of the administrative side of law enforcement as it relates to developing policies, ensuring reporting compliance, and oversight of most of the administrative functions pertaining to the department.
Possession of an appropriate driver's license valid for the performance of job duties.
P.O.S.T. Certification as police officer in the State of Tennessee.
Must meet Minimum Standards Law (TCA 38-8-106) requirements.
Must meet physical, psychological and criminal record and other standards established by the Police Department which include a minimum of graduation from a standard high school or GED; two (2) years curriculum with an Associate Degree in Law Enforcement preferred, or five (5) years' experience.
This position will pay $17.50 - $19.50/hr.
DOQ and include benefits vacation, sick-time, TCRS, and Health Insurance (City pays 70%, Employee 30%).
The position is expected to be largely administrative in nature and primarily require M-F (8-hour shifts).
Assistant Chief will most likely work a power shift 3-11PM.
Candidates with flexibility in scheduling are preferred.
Full job description and benefits package information available upon request by calling City Hall at 423 357-7311 or emailing Mike.Housewright@MountCarmelTN.gov.
Initial review of applications will begin on October 15 and the position will remain open until filled.
Location/Region: Church Hill, TN