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City of Mayville, WI seeking a Police Chief

June 15, 2017

Chief of Police
City of Mayville, Wisconsin

The City of Mayville is accepting applications for the position of Chief of Police.

This full service community, located in Dodge County approximately 55 miles northeast of Madison, Wisconsin and 55 miles northwest of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, offers a superior quality of life in which to live, work and raise a family. It has excellent schools, a thriving downtown, and numerous successful business and manufacturing entities. The City of Mayville is seeking Chief of Police candidates with progressive leadership and command training with a minimum of ten years in police work (completion of basic law enforcement training academy or equivalent), with 5 years supervisory or administrative experience in upper management positions in a law enforcement or a related field. A Bachelor’s Degree in law enforcement or a related field is required. Ideal candidates should possess strong leadership and communication skills; experience in police operations/supervision, budgeting and personnel management; understanding of community policing, grant administration and crime prevention/intervention strategies; and experience in labor relations. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Benefits: The City of Mayville offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package that includes: Wisconsin retirement fund; Health insurance; Life insurance; Sick leave; Dental; Paid holidays. Clothing allowance; Deferred compensation; Vacation

Starting salary: $70,000-$77,000 Depending on Qualifications or Experience

Appointment by the Police and Fire Commission; reports to the Mayor.

Residency is defined by WI Stat § 66.0502.

The selection process includes the following: Written exam; Oral Interviews; Psychological profile; Medical examination; Vision examination; Drug Screening; Polygraph exam; Background investigation;

Request an application packet in writing from the address below. Include name, mailing address, and phone number with request. Email requests can be received at sdecker@mayvillecity.com. No phone calls please.

The application packet must be returned no later than Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

City of Mayville Police and Fire Commission
P.O. Box 273
Mayville, Wisconsin 53050

Equal Opportunity Employer

(See attached document for full job description)