Chief of Police Job Announcement
September 22, 2020
The Chief of Police performs professional, administrative and supervisory tasks directing the operations and activities of the City of Midway Police Department.
This work includes budget preparation, planning, organizing, and administering all Police Department programs, assignments of specific tasks to subordinates and evaluation of work to ensure achievement of Police Department goals.
Assignments are varied and require independence, judgment and analytical thinking and are carried out in accordance with established practices,
precedents and applicable legal procedures.
Duties require working outside normal hours and exposure to elements and danger. This position exercises supervision over all police department staff directly or through subordinate supervisors.
The department has 4 full-time officers, 3 part-time officer, civilians and reserve officers. The Chief of Police works under the general guidance of the City Manager.
Major coursework in Criminal Justice, Public Administration, or a related field preferred.
15 years of experience providing law enforcement services in local government including five (5) years of organizational leadership
Minimum rank of Lieutenant required.
FDLE certification required or the ability to obtain Florida Certification.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
The City of Midway is an EOE and Drug Free Workplace.
To apply, please forward a cover letter and resume
City Manager, 50 M.L. King Drive, Midway, FL
or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org