The Town of River Bend, North Carolina, is currently seeking qualified candidates for Chief of Police. River Bend is a progressive and growing community of 3,100 residents located near historic New Bern, NC., and within one hour drive to area beaches. The town is a council-manger form of government. The Chief reports directly to the Town Manager. The department's current operating budget is $503,000.
Candidates for the position are preferred to have ten years of progressive senior level law enforcement experience. A bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice or related field is preferred. Advanced education and law enforcement training is also preferred. Salary range is $53,366 - $69,030.
Resumes, cover letter, and salary history are to be submitted no later than Friday, August 11, 2017. Position will remain open until position is filled. An employment profile and more information about River Bend is available on line at www.riverbend.org. Interested candidates must submit resume, cover letter and salary history via E-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional contact information and questions are to be directed to search consultant Jerry Cox at 704-282-6473. The Town of River Bend is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Drug Free Workplace Employer.