Position Title: Police Lieutenant

Department: Police

Full Time/hours: 37.5 hours per week

Union/Grade: Non-union/N-9

Starting Salary Range: $83,295 – $87,690

Salary Range: $83,295 – $107,577

Description of Position:

Works under the general direction of the Police Chief and in accordance with applicable Massachusetts General Laws and departmental rules, regulations and policies; requires ability to plan and perform operations and complete assigned tasks according to a prescribed time schedule.

Serves as second in command of the Police Department. As Commander of the Patrol Division of the Department, is responsible for shift assignments, overall patrol objectives, discipline, directed patrol assignments, and review of all crime, arrest and incident reports.

Recommended Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s degree (advanced degree preferred), preferably in criminal justice, public administration, business administration, social sciences or related field.

Experience: Minimum two years of progressive supervisory experience as a police sergeant, three years experience as a police officer and 10 years of combined experience in police work preferred.

Substitutions: None.

Licenses/Certificates: Must have a valid license to operate a motor vehicle.

Date posted: December 21, 2021

Closing date:  Open until filled

Apply to: Please submit a resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Manager, Town of Wayland, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778 or hr@wayland.ma.us. The town of Wayland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.