Chief of Police

The Estevan Police Service requires a strong, experienced leader to guide the force through a period of rapid growth in the City of Estevan, located in the South East corner of Saskatchewan. The Police Chief will lead a high quality, well-resourced, and thoroughly trained team of officers while enjoying a good relationship with the Police Board and Association. These factors assist in managing the many challenges present with a rapidly growing economy.

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Administration or other formalized Management and Administrative Training or alternatively, candidates with a combination of police supervisory/management experience and professional training. Candidates should have a proven track record in managing for efficiency and effectiveness to bring about change in a municipal and unionized environment. Candidates should be familiar with the processes involved in reporting to a Police Board or Commission, and possess experience in dealing with the media as well as working with government structures.
  • Ten years progressive Management & Leadership experience
  • Experience working with a volunteer board
  • Superior oral and written skills
  • Advanced leadership, interpersonal & organizational abilities
  • Proficiency in computer software
  • Extensive knowledge & experience with community-based policing

To thrive in this environment, you will have a desire to make a difference. Be part of our prospering community and challenging work environment while still maintaining a strong work/life balance.

The City of Estevan offers a competitive salary and an outstanding benefits package.

Interested candidates are invited to apply, in writing, including a cover letter, resume and three current references on or before July 31, 2024.

For further information, please contact:

Saazianaaz Malik, Human Resources Generalist
1102-4th Street Estevan, SK S4A 0W7
Ph: (306) 634-1841
apply@estevan.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.