Police Chief – Town of West Yellowstone, MT

The Town of West Yellowstone, a dynamic community of 1300 people with a seasonal population of upwards of 12,000, is seeking a progressive community-oriented Chief of Police.  The starting salary range is between $70,000 and $90,000 per year with excellent benefit package including vacation leave, sick leave, paid holidays, family health/dental/vision coverage and participation in the Montana Police Officers Retirement system.

General Duties

Under the general administrative direction of the Town Manager, plans, directs, manages, and oversees the activities and operations of the Police Department including law enforcement, crime prevention, community outreach, and administrative support services and activities; coordinates assigned activities with other departments and outside agencies; and provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Town Manager.

How to Apply

For application form or detailed position description, please contact the Town of West Yellowstone Town Office- 440 Yellowstone Avenue, PO Box 1570, West Yellowstone, MT. 59758, call 406-460-7795, or visit http://www.townofwestyellowstone.com

•This position is open until filled, and priority will be given to applications received prior to 5:00 pm on September 14, 2020.

•Applications that are incomplete or unsigned as of the closing of the vacancy will not be considered in the selection process

•The Town of West Yellowstone is an EEO/ADA employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.