Chief of Administration
Lake County, Illinois
Lake County Sheriff's Office
25 S. Martin Luther King Jr Avenue
Waukegan, IL 60085
Salary: $128,093 - $144,485
Application Deadline: 2/17/17
An individual who serves as the division chief, which is responsible for the overall operation of the Records, Court Security and Strategic Services and other operational functions. An employee in this class provides leadership in meeting the goals and objectives of the Sheriff’s Office.
Becoming the Chief would allow you to be involved with all divisions of the Sheriff’s Office. Your day will consist of overseeing the hiring, supervision, training and performance measurements of personnel and will develop, plan and make decisions based on circumstances. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County by working with the Sheriff’s Office Command Staff to establish and implement the office’s mission, goals, objectives, and long-range plans and by making recommendations for the proper resources (staff and equipment) needed by the divisions to achieve the mission of the Sheriff’s Office. Responsible for managing the budget, other fiscal operations, daily administration, recordkeeping, and adherence to policies established by the Sheriff’s Office. Be able to build working relationships with employees, 30 countywide departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning.
In order to be successful in this role you should:
Requires considerable knowledge of:
Qualify and operate a firearm.
Any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be considered.
State of Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Certification required.
Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program.
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Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam.
Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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