Deputy Police Chief
Village of Schaumburg
c/o GovHR USA
630 Dundee Road, Suite 130
Northbrook, IL 60062
Salary: $137,500 - $145,000 DOQ
Sworn Officers: 116
Application Deadline: 4/20/18
Village of Schaumburg, Illinois
Deputy Police Chief
Schaumburg, IL (population 74,227; daytime population 150,000), a dynamic, progressive community located 23 miles northwest of Chicago and 10 miles west of O’Hare International Airport seeks progressive, experienced candidates to serve as its next Deputy Police Chief. Located in the heart of the northwest suburbs, and positioned at the epicenter of two major interstates, I-290 and I-90, Schaumburg is a thriving economic center that is home to more business in Illinois than any other community outside of Chicago and includes the corporate headquarters of Zurich American Insurance and Paylocity Corporation, and the technology and engineering headquarters for Motorola Solutions. The Village is home to 67 shopping centers including Woodfield Mall, the 12th largest shopping mall in the United States with over 300 stores. In addition, the Village has 220 restaurants and 32 hotels including the Schaumburg Convention Center, which attracts tourism to Schaumburg in the form of tradeshows, corporate meetings and events, and large exhibition shows.
Schaumburg is the largest center of economic development in the State of Illinois, outside the City of Chicago, but it is also very much a community of neighbors and neighborhoods. More than 125 residential developments offer a variety of housing types to satisfy any lifestyle. Quality of life is important and the village is constantly working to enhance it. This is demonstrated by the fact that 95 percent of respondents in a 2016 community survey viewed the village as an excellent or good place to live. In addition, the survey showed 97 percent of residents gave high ratings to the village's public safety services.
The following is key information related to the
Deputy Police Chief position:
Successful candidates must have at least seven to nine years of progressively responsible experience in law enforcement including substantial experience in patrol, investigations and police administration, with three to five years of police management experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities to excel in a key leadership role in a public safety agency of the size and sophistication of the Schaumburg Police Department.
The hiring salary range for the position of
Deputy Police Chief is:
$137,500 - $145,000 depending upon qualifications
The Village of Schaumburg offers full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package.
Interested professionals should submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for 5 professional references by April 20, 2018 to Heidi Voorhees at:
Electronic submissions are required.
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