Middleton MA - Police Chief

Deadline: October 26th at 8 AM

Middleton, MA (approx. 10,000 pop.), is seeking a progressive, proactive law enforcement professional committed to the concepts of 21st Century Policing and with a proven record of leadership to serve as its next police chief.  Middleton is a fast growing, quintessential New England community located minutes from the MA shore and just 23 miles from Boston with its world class medical, educational, and cultural assets.  With a rural, farming heritage, Middleton is a bustling community with a “hometown feel” combination of residences, business, and agriculture. The Chief leads a department of 16 fulltime sworn officers, 11 Reserve officers and 2 clerks with an FY21 operating budget of just over $2 mil.  The Chief reports to the Board of Selectmen through the Town Administrator.  Successful candidate will have Bachelor’s degree in related field (Master’s preferred); 10 years of progressively responsible experience with at least 5 years of progressively responsible command experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Salary range to $140k; starting salary commensurate with qualifications.  Middleton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information related to the search, contact Alan Gould, President, Municipal Resources Inc. at 603-279-0352, x320.  

Resumes, in confidence, as a PDF attachment to:  recruitment@mrigov.com

DEADLINE: 8 AM on Monday, October 26th 2020         

Additional Information: 

Administrative Office: Plymouth, NH | Seacoast Office: Portsmouth, NH Toll Free: 866.501.0352 Tel: 603.279.0352