City of Georgetown
Salary: Commensurate with Experience & Qualifications
Sworn Officers: 74
Application Deadline: Until Filled
The City of Georgetown, Texas is currently seeking an accomplished professional to serve as Police Chief.
The Police Chief is the executive head of the Police Department and is directly responsible for proper and efficient operations. Administers a comprehensive program to protect and serve the citizens of Georgetown’s desire for a safe and peaceful existence, free from fear and with democratic values applied equally to all. Duties include the supervision and management of the overall operations of the Police Department and coordinating city police work with outside organizations.
Additional duties and responsibilities include:
Knowledge and Skills:
The candidate should possess a solid background in Police Services
and Administration with knowledge of and skills in:
The selected candidate should be:
Our ideal candidate
will have a strong background in and knowledge of Police administration services
and programs, be creative, and have a professional interest in influencing
strategies for a rapidly growing community and department.
The Salary for this position is commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the selected candidate. In addition, benefits are provided which include: paid sick and vacation leave; employee paid medical, dental and life insurance; TMRS participation; a 457 deferred compensation plan; and a flexible benefit account.
Education and Experience:
The City is open to candidates in communities from all geographic areas that are culturally, ethically and economically diverse, though some knowledge of Texas would be a plus. Ideally, the selected candidate will have experience in a similar, fast growing community.
Certificates and Licenses Required:
Required certificates and licenses from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education:
Selected candidate will be required to live within the Georgetown city limits in order to be a part of the community they serve, to understand and identify with city issues and problems, and have the ability to respond promptly to emergencies and any other problems within the community.
Applications will be accepted via the City's on-line application system only.
For detailed job description and to apply, visit:
Do you need to finish your degree?
Click Here for a list of all our college programs