Farmington, NH Looking For A New Police Chief


The Town of Farmington, NH is seeking a Police Chief. Present Chief is retiring after 27 years of service. The Chief leads a department of 13 fulltime officers represented by a Union. There is presently a CBA in place through March 2014. Farmington is located in Southeastern NH and is close to the neighboring cities of Rochester, Dover and Somersworth. The Town has approximately 6,500 residents with a land area of 37 Square miles. Parts of the Town are rural while others are suburban or urban. The Town is seeking a Chief who would be quite involved with the life of the community. Governance is by a 5 member Board of Selectmen elected for overlapping three year terms and an appointed Town Administrator. An Associates Degree or its’ equivalent is required as well as ten years progressively responsible police experience with, at least 5 in a command position. The current salary range for the position is $ 51,625 to $ 77,417. Farmington is an equal opportunity employer. Resume and Cover letter to farmingtonta at .

Deadline: April 23, 2012