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Chief of Police

Kettering, Ohio


City of Kettering

c/o GovHR USA

650 Dundee Road, Suite 270

Northbrook, IL 60062

Phone: 847-380-3240




Salary: up to $119,413


Application Deadline: 12/31/14







City of Kettering, OH



Recruiting for an exceptional administrative professional responsible for the protection of lives and property in the City through the supervision of all police functions.


Significant command experience in modern police or other related law enforcement agencies, which has resulted in progressively responsible positions in a variety of law enforcement functions, including major leadership responsibilities and financial management.


A Bachelorís Degree from an accredited college or university strongly desired, Masterís Degree preferred. Significant command-level experience combined with other executive leadership education and training may be considered in lieu of academic degrees. Currently hold or be able to obtain within 12 months of appointment (or other reasonable time as determined by the City) an OPOTA certificate and must have a valid Ohio driverís license within 30 days of appointment.


Offers excellent wages of up to $119,413/year with extensive benefits including a City-provided vehicle.


We have been informed that the Dayton Ohio Daily News has requested the identity of applicants through the Ohio Public Records Act.  Kettering will agree to this request, as is required by law, and will do so following December 31, 2014. It is possible that compliance with the act may require only names of candidates; however, more detailed information may be required. The newspaper could also agree to receiving information only on finalists or some other limited disclosure. We sincerely appreciate your application.  If this development is of significant concern to you, you may contact us and have us remove your application from further consideration and our data base by December 31, 2014.  In that case, information regarding you will not be released to any entity under the provisions of the Ohio Public Records Act.  If you wish to do so please contact Julie Snyder at: Also please acknowledge receipt of this notification to Ms. Snyder via her e-mail address."  



Apply by submitting Resume, Cover Letter and Salary history (Submissions in response to this recruitment are subject to release and disclosure to the media and general public under the Ohio Public Records Act.) by 5:00 pm on December 31, 2014 to:


Electronic Submission Preferred.



For more detailed information about this position visit:




Equal Opportunity Employer











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