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POLICE CHIEF – CITY OF STAPLETON
The City of Stapleton, Georgia is seeking a full-time Chief of Police to lead and manage its Police Department.
City of Stapleton, Georgia
The City of Stapleton is located in Jefferson County and is located 38 miles southwest of Augusta. The City has a population of approximately 438 residents. Stapleton is governed by a Mayor and five (5) council members. The Chief of Police is supervised by the Mayor.
Stapleton Police Department
The Stapleton Police Department consists of a Chief of Police and two (2) sworn police officers. The Department has an annual operating budget of $230,000.
The primary mission of the Stapleton Police Department is to create and maintain a partnership with our employees, citizens, business and community leaders and others, who choose to live, work, visit, and learn in our community and to protect life and property, solve societal problems, and enhance social, environmental, economic, and educational opportunities for all.
The Police Chief serves as a department head and supervises the operations of the Police Department.
A successful candidate will possess a knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of an associate’s degree in police administration, criminal justice, public administration, or related area of study from an accredited college or university.
A successful candidate will have eight (8) years of experience in the field of law enforcement, have attained a supervisory position of Sergeant or above, and be Georgia POST certified.
Salary is negotiable based on experience.
Applications should include a letter of interest, resume, color copy of the applicant’s drivers’ license, and social security card. Application deadline is November 30, 2021.
Conditions of Employment
Successful candidates will be required to successfully complete a drug test and criminal background check.
City of Stapleton
120 West Main Street
Stapleton, Georgia 30823
Phone: (706) 547-2828
Fax: (706) 547-2895
The City of Stapleton is an equal opportunity employer and service provider.