The Townsend Police Department is soliciting resumes for the salaried position of full-time Police Lieutenant. The ideal candidate will have experience with policy and procedure development and promulgation, internal affairs, accreditation, and have a high level of understanding and expertise in best police practices and training.
- Graduation from an MPTC (Municipal Police Training Committee) approved police academy or ability to attain a certification waiver through the exemption program within six months required.
- Minimum of 10 years of progressive police experience including five years of supervisory experience. Possession of a bachelor’s or master’s degree in criminal justice or public administration is preferred. Successful completion of a law enforcement command school such as the FBI National Academy, Roger Williams University Command Training Series, University of Louisville Southern Police Institute Command Officers Development Course, FBI-LEEDA, or equivalent also preferred.
- Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.
- Pass a comprehensive background investigation, psychological and medical testing.
Annual salary range: $75,189 – $116,923
A resume with cover letter can be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or US mail to:
Townsend Police Department
70 Brookline Road
Townsend, MA 01469
The deadline for applications is Nov. 30.