Police Chief - Lebanon , MO

Posted:
July 8, 2019

Agency:
Lebanon ,MO

Title:
Police Chief

Description:

Home to almost 15,000 residents and several pioneers of industry, Lebanon, Missouri is conveniently located directly on Interstate 44 positioned perfectly in the scenic Ozarks of south- central Missouri. The City of Lebanon is considered one of the more progressive communities in south-central Missouri and offers numerous employment, shopping, and recreational opportunities.

The City of Lebanon is a 3rd class city operating with a Mayor/Council/City Administrator form of government. The Lebanon City Council is comprised of the Mayor, elected at-large, serving a four-year term, and eight City Council Members who represent four wards and serve two-year terms. The Police Chief is appointed by the Mayor and reports to the City Administrator. Under the direction of the City Administrator, the Police Chief provides for the health, safety, and well-being of Lebanon’s citizens and visitors through management of assigned law enforcement andcrime prevention resources. The department has a budget of 2.9 million and is budgeted for 30 sworn officers and 12.5 civilian employees.

The selected candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in Police Science, Criminal Justice Administration, or a Law Enforcement related field; a master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of 10 years of law enforcement experience, with at least three years of command/executive level experience is required for this position. The chosen candidate must possess or be able to obtain a Class A POST certification as a law enforcement officer by the Missouri Department of Public Safety.

Visit https://www.lebanonmissouri.org/jobs.aspx to view the Position Profile to learn more about the City of Lebanon, the department, and the application process. The City of Lebanon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Closing Date / Removed from Database Date
September 5, 2019

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