progressive law enforcement police professional (executive) to lead department
of 63 employees, 51 sworn and 12 non-sworn positions with a budget of $8.6
million. The Woodridge Police Department is regarded as professional with
well-trained employees dedicated to the communityís safety.
The Village is seeking candidates with strong communication and leadership
skills and a proven record of visibility and participation in the community.
Experience with community partnership efforts such as community/problem solving
policing, neighborhood resource center programs and successful partnerships with
other governmental agencies are highly desired. Candidates must be committed to
innovation, training, professional development, customer service, teamwork and
community engagement. The successful candidate will have a high regard for
community values particularly the values emanating from a diverse community.
Candidates must possess
a bachelorís degree in criminal justice, business administration, public
administration or a related field.
Candidates should also
have at least seven years of experience as a law enforcement leader in an
urban/suburban unionized law enforcement environment.
A masterís degree and/or
advanced executive level training are also highly desired.
Candidates must also
possess well developed interpersonal communication, writing/analysis and public
Residency within 30
miles of the Village is required within 6 months of the date of hire.
The brochure can be
found under News tab in the middle of the homepage, under the Human Resources
tab or under the Police Department tab.
Candidates must submit a resume, five references, a salary history with a
completed employment application. Resumes and accompanying documents are due to
the Human Resources Department no later than Monday, June 20, 2016.
Appointment is made
by the Village Administrator with concurrence of the Mayor and Board of
$109,907 - $149,573
Applicants with disabilities, who will need accommodations in order to complete
any portion of the application, should contact the Administration Department.