Police Chief Position

Employment Opportunity

The City of Blackduck Police Department is establishing an employment eligibility list for (1) full-time Police Chief / Patrol Officer. The City values applicants that are dedicated to community service, possess a strong work ethic, and have excellent communication skills. Full-time Police Chief starting salary range is $50,273.60- $65,603.20 annually with an excellent insurance benefit package. Detailed job description is available on the City of Blackduck website.

Minimum qualifications for the position are: an Associate’s degree in law enforcement or criminal justice with three years of experience as a paid police officer preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in law enforcement or criminal justice can substitute for up to two years of above experience. Valid Minnesota Class d driver’s license required. Must be clear of felony convictions or disqualifying criminal history. Must meet all state mandated and employer-required certifications, training, and medical requirements. Finalist(s) will be required to successfully complete a thorough background investigation, a medical examination, and psychological evaluation.

A completed application and letter of interest are required for consideration. Applications are available online at www.blackduckmn.com or at Blackduck City Hall, 8 Summit Ave. E. Blackduck, MN 56630. Deadline for completed applications is 4:00pm on November 10, 2021. Return applications to Christina Regas, City Administrator, PO Box 380 Blackduck, MN 56630 or christina.regas@blackduckmn.com