Chief of Police

Conway Springs, KS
Conway Springs Police Department

The City of Conway Springs, Kansas is seeking candidates for the Chief of Police. Candidates should have progressively responsible law enforcement experience and training, to include patrol operations, investigations, training, and police management. The Chief of Police manages the department of two additional full-time officers and a fluid force of part-time officers, and is required to work a regular shift. The police department is expected to maintain excellent relationships with the schools, businesses, and community residents, and with other area law enforcement agencies under the leadership of the Chief of Police. A successful candidate will enhance those relationships and will be a positive representative of the department and the City.

Attention to detail is important, but completing tasks in a timely manner is imperative. The Chief of Police will be expected to lead by example in case management & communication, while balancing patrol duties and training of staff. Proven experience in supervision and management, positive leadership and time management a must.

Applicants should submit a resume, request an application, and contact information for three references. Applicants who advance in the process may be asked to provide additional information or documentation. Inquiries and applications should be submitted to the City, attn: Mayor: conwaymayor@gmail.com, or by calling City Hall at 620-456-2345.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but to ensure full consideration apply by August 5, 2020.