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Jobs in Tinley Park Illinois For Deputy Police Chief

Website Village of Tinley Park

Job Description:

The Village of Tinley Park (population approx. 57,000) is seeking an experienced law enforcement professional to provide leadership in the full-time position of Deputy Police Chief with the Village of Tinley Park PoliceDepartment. The Tinley Park Police Department has more than 150 sworn and non-sworn employees split into two divisions: Operations, which is in charge of patrol, and Administration, which is charge of records and investigations. The police department is responsible for various programs including Crime Prevention, the Crime Free Rental Housing Program, National Night Out, the Citizen’s Police Academy and the Radar Loan Program.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the Police Chief, this position is responsible for supervisory law enforcement duties including organizing and directing the administrative and operations activities of the Police Department.
  • Work involves responsibility for directing, coordinating, and supervising administrative, personnel, budgetary, purchase requisition and records management functions of the Police Department.
  • This role will also have primary responsibility for planning and administering all patrol and investigative-related divisions and services of the Police department.
  • This position will represent the Village with law enforcement agencies, government agencies, and outside professional and community group, and other duties as delegated by the Police Chief.
  • This position is second in command and serves as the Police Chief in their absence

Job Requirements:

  • Basic certification from the Illinois Local Governmental Police Training Board as “Police Officer” or equivalency. Prior experience working with unions and handling internal investigations is required.
  • Prior media experience preferred and must be able to be on-call when required.
  • Must maintain all Federal, State, and Local requirements to carry a firearm.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency with Outlook, Word, Excel and ability to use different software programs.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Political Science, Business or Public Administration, or a related field;
  • Graduation from the FBI National Academy, Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command, or Southern Police Institute preferred.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience, including at least three (3) years of managerial experience, in order to effectively manage activities of police administrative supportservices.

Job Details:

Company: Village of Tinley Park

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Tinley Park, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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