Chief of Police

City of Glasgow | Glasgow, KY

Date Posted: 5/7/2019 4:05:20 PM


City of Glasgow is seeking applicants for: Chief of Police Under administrative and legislative direction of the Mayor, assures that the resources of the Police Department are so managed that its objectives, preservation of the peace, protection of life and property and enforcement of the laws are achieved economically and effectively.

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Responsible for preparation of the Police Department budget and proper management of the budget to insure maximum effective service economically and for the benefit of the community. Responsible for planning, development and direction of the Police Department. Exercises internal control over police activities and personnel and uses wide discretion in the administration of the Police Department. Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent GED supplemented by ten (10) years in extensive, successful and progressively responsible experience in police work, including supervisory experience; Graduate of Kentucky Criminal Justice Training or its equivalent; Any equivalency combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities; Possess a valid driver’s license; Not been convicted of a felony; Pass a physical examination; Pass a pre-employment drug screen, Must be a United States citizen; etc.

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Salary Information: Grade 216
Application Deadline: 05/29/2019

Persons interested in applying for this position may pick up an application and complete job description at: Glasgow City Hall, Office of the Mayor, 126 East Public Square, Glasgow, KY 42141 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CDT, Monday through Friday or print an application from our website

Applications will be accepted at Glasgow City Hall, Office of the Mayor until 4:00 p.m. C.D.T. on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 City of Glasgow is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Mona R Simmons
City Clerk
126 East Public Square
Glasgow, KY 42141

Phone: 2706515131
Fax: 270-651-2511