Chief of Police
Highland Park, Illinois
City of Highland Park
c/o GovHR USA
630 Dundee Road, Suite 130
Northbrook, IL 60062
depending upon qualifications
Sworn Officers: 57
Application Deadline: 11/15/17
City of Highland Park, Illinois
Chief of Police
The City of Highland Park, IL (pop. 29,641), a dynamic, progressive community with beautiful neighborhoods and vibrant commercial districts seeks experienced public safety professionals with strong communication skills as candidates for its next Chief of Police. The City is home to nationally-recognized schools, beautiful parks and ravines, and Ravinia Festival, a world class summer venue for the performing arts.
Located 23 miles north of Chicago along the shore of Lake Michigan, Highland Park is a highly desirable community in which to live and work. The City of Highland Park prides itself on providing professional, high-quality and responsive municipal services with a strong emphasis on customer service.
Please note the following information about the department and the Police Chief position requirements:
Successful candidates will possess a bachelorís degree in criminal justice, law enforcement, public policy or related fields. A masterís degree is highly desired. Command leadership training such as the F.B.I. National Academy, Northwestern Universityís School of Police Staff and Command, Southern Police Institute Command training or similar programs are highly desirable.
The annual salary for this position is:
$150,000+/- depending upon qualifications
Residency is not required.
The City of Highland Park also offers an attractive benefits package.
Interested professionals should apply online and submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for 5 professional references by November 15, 2017 to consultants Heidi Voorhees and Lee McCann at:
Electronic submissions are required.
HIGHLAND PARK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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