Chief of Police Public Safety Director | Iowa State Police Association

Chief of Police Public Safety Director

Company: Windsor Heights IA

Full time
Deadline: 03/03/2018
Windsor Heights, IA
Salary Range: $81,162 to $105,034



Windsor Heights, Iowa (population 4860) is seeking candidates for the position of Public Safety Director/Police Chief. Windsor Heights is part of the Des Moines, Iowa, metropolitan area (population 611,549). Windsor Heights is a small community offering the highest quality public services for both our residents and our businesses. The community is safe and friendly, located at the center of the metropolitan area with convenient access to the entire region. We offer the perfect balance of metro amenities and genuine community atmosphere.

The Public Safety Director serves as the Chief over the Police Department and the Administrative Head of the Fire Department


Education: Bachelor's degree in criminal justice, fire science, public administration, political science, or related field. Master's degree preferred. FEMA Incident Command Certification at IS 100, 200 700, and 800 within the first two years. Iowa Firefighter I certification within the first year.

Experience: Prior supervisory experience of five years, three of which should be in a command level position in a law enforcement agency of similar or greater size. Experience as a firefighter is desired.

Certification: Iowa Law Enforcement Academy certification as a peace officer within the first year.

Valid Iowa driver's license. Pass a post offer of employment physical examination, including a drug screen.

Residency: Residency required to within thirty miles of the city limits.

For additional information or to apply: Send cover letter, resume and salary history by March 3, 2018 to:

For more information about the City of Windsor Heights click here.

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