Police Chief Position

                The Borough of Shippensburg, (Cumberland and Franklin County) is currently seeking applications for the position of Police Chief. The Chief manages a department of 9 FT sworn officers. The Chief is a working chief meaning that he or she will be expected to engage in patrol activities. Salary negotiable; commensurate with experience and qualifications.

          The applicant must be community-focused and have the leadership, management, and interpersonal skills to maintain and advance the department’s standing as a progressive, professional, and innovative police agency.

          Applicants must have a minimum of fifteen (15) years of law enforcement experience in the state of Pennsylvania as a Municipal or State Police Officer, including a minimum of five (5) years of supervisory experience holding the rank of Corporal or higher. Must have prior work experience in administration management Skills, and budgeting.

          A Bachelor’s Degree is strongly preferred. The candidate must have a valid PA operator license and be certified by MPOETC and possess a current Act 120 certification, or be capable of becoming certified.

          Interested candidates should send a letter of interest with a complete resume and three professional references to the Borough of Shippensburg, Attention Borough Manager Kevin Plasterer at 111 North Fayette Street Shippensburg, PA 17257 by the close of business Friday September 24, 2021

To see full job description please see our web site at: http://borough.shippensburg.pa.us/

The successful candidate will be required to satisfactorily complete required background checks.

          The Borough of Shippensburg, is an Equal Opportunity Employer.