The Eliot Police Department, serving a population of approximately 6,200, is seeking an experienced supervisor to join our team as a Police Sergeant.                                                                                                   

Eliot Police has an excellent reputation with our residents, and consequently, this candidate must be community oriented, highly motivated and possess strong leadership skills.

 The ideal candidate for our team will have previous supervisory experience must be capable of gaining the trust and respect of the staff, provide clear direction and be a good listener.  The selected candidate will hold staff accountable while treating employees with respect. Also, the successful candidate will possess strong mentoring and coaching skills and be committed to continuous improvement through employee development. 

Recommended Minimum Qualifications:

Education and Experience: Minimum of an Associate’s degree or sixty (60) credit hours in criminal justice or a related field. Minimum three to five (3-5) years of progressive, responsible law enforcement experience as a supervisor; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Special Requirements: Valid Motor Vehicle Operator License; Graduate of the Maine Criminal Justice Academy or equivalent as a full-time police officer.  As a condition of employment, must submit to an extensive background investigation, including psychological, polygraph, and medical examinations as part of the process.

The department offers a competitive salary and benefits package for full-time employment.

Applications are available at the Eliot Police Department, 27 Dixon Road, Eliot, Maine, or upon request via email - Judy Smith -

Submit the completed application, resume and cover letter to:

Chief Elliott Moya
27 Dixon Road
Eliot, Maine 03903

Applications will be accepted until March 31, 2017.

The Town of Eliot is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Eliot Police Job Post: Police Sergeant

Eliot Police Department

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