Princeton MA - Chief of Police
Deadline to apply: 10/17/22
The Town of Princeton, MA is seeking a progressive, community-oriented Police Chief to lead a full-service police department (approx. budget $875K) consisting of 5 FT officers, 6 PT officers, and one Administrative Assistant. With approximately 3,500 residents, Princeton is a quintessential New England community located in central Massachusetts. With easy access to I-190, Princeton is minutes from Worcester, 64 miles west of Boston, and 25 miles from the New Hampshire border. The Town is governed by a 3-member Selectboard, with an appointed Town Administrator. A Bachelor’s Degree in law enforcement or related field and five years of progressive law enforcement experience, a minimum of three years of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity. A successful candidate must hold or be able to acquire within 270 days of appointment, Certification as Police Officer issued by Massachusetts Criminal Justice Training Council; Massachusetts Class D Driver’s License; and Firearms Certification and License to Carry.
Salary range from $105,000 to $135,000, starting salary commensurate with qualifications. Excellent benefits.
Princeton is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information related to the search contact Sean Kelly, Director of Police Services, Municipal Resources Inc., at 603-279-0352, x321.
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DEADLINE: Monday, October 17th, 2022