Chief of Police
La Grange, Illinois
Village of La Grange
c/o GovHR USA
630 Dundee Road, Suite 130
Northbrook, IL 60062
depending upon qualifications
Sworn Officers: 28
Application Deadline: 11/6/17
Village of La Grange, Illinois
Chief of Police
La Grange, IL (15,550) Named one of the Best Places to Live in Chicago Magazine, La Grange is a thriving, family oriented community located 16 miles southwest of Chicagoís loop.
The Village is seeking highly professional, experienced candidates interested in serving as its next Chief of Police.
Located in Cook County, La Grange has a bustling downtown with excellent restaurants, high end retail, and a historic movie house. In addition, the community has beautiful neighborhoods and excellent schools all within 2.5 square miles and a short train ride to downtown Chicago. The Village is a full-service organization which provides Police, Fire, Community Development, Public Works, Financial and Administrative services. The Village has a $33 million budget and 91 full time and 29 part time employees.
Please note the following about this opportunity:
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:
$130,000+/- depending upon qualifications
The Village of La Grange also offers an attractive benefits package.
Residency in the Village of La Grange is not required.
Interested professionals should apply online and submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for 5 professional references by November 6, 2017
to Heidi Voorhees at:
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