Tilton NH - Chief of Police

Deadline: March 8, 2021

The Town of Tilton, NH is seeking a progressive, community-oriented Police Chief to lead this full-service police department consisting of 15 FT officers, 2 PT officers, and 4 non-sworn support personnel with an anticipated operating budget of $2.287 million. In 2020, a new 12,400’ police station was approved; that project is underway. With approximately 3700 residents along I-93 in the Lakes Region, Tilton is just 30 minutes north of Concord. Tilton includes beautiful residential areas, a world renowned private preparatory school, and substantial commercial/industrial business and regional outlet stores just moments away from Lake Winnipesaukee, and 30 minutes from the campus of Plymouth State University and the White Mountains. The Town is governed by a 5-member Board of Selectmen, with an appointed Town Administrator. A degree in criminal justice, police administration or related field; ability to receive NHPSTC certification as a police officer; and ten years of progressively responsible policing experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Salary range to $99K. Starting salary commensurate with qualifications. Excellent benefits.

Tilton is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information related to the search contact Sean Kelly, Director of Services, Municipal Resources Inc., at 603-279-0352, x321.

Resume and cover letter in confidence as PDF attachment to: recruitment@mrigov.com

DEADLINE: Monday, March 8th, 2021 at 8 AM EST

Additional Information:

Administrative Office: Plymouth, NH | Seacoast Office: Portsmouth, NH Toll Free: 866.501.0352 Tel: 603.279.0352