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Chief of Police, Town of Kentville

The Town of Kentville is seeking the right individual for the position of Chief of Police for the Kentville Municipal Police Service.  The successful candidate will be an integral member of the Town’s Senior Management Team reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer as well as the Kentville Police Commission.  The successful applicant will be working collaboratively with other managers to deliver quality services to Kentville residents and the business community.

Kentville is one of the primary growth centres in Kings County currently experiencing a steady population increase.  Kentville has the highest year-round population of any residential centre in the Annapolis Valley with 6,271 residents.  The Town includes a strong downtown commercial district and an actively growing business park.  Kentville is active, transitioning and poised for continued growth.

Kentville was recently rebranded “A Breath of Fresh Air” which is a reflection of the high standard the Kentville community places on quality of life.  Kentville’s residents enjoy the benefits of a new LEED Certified Elementary School, a Regional Hospital, the NSCC Campus, and parks and recreation facilities that support provincial and national events, tournaments, and festivals, including the 85 Year Old Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival.

The Kentville Police Service has been providing service to the Kentville Community since 1887.  Today’s service includes a full complement of armed officers (16), an administrative support team, and a By-law Enforcement Officer.  The current operation provides community safety and policing services in the following areas:

  • Crime Prevention
  • Law Enforcement
  • Assistance to victims of crime
  • Emergency and Enhanced Services
  • Public Order Maintenance

Please reference the Town’s website for a more detailed job description and complete community profile.   For additional information about the Town of Kentville located in the beautiful Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia, please explore the following websites:

Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce

Valley Business Leaders Initiative

Valley Regional Enterprise Network

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Applications will be accepted until June 23, 2017 at 12:00 noon EST.  Applications can be submitted to:

Mark Phillips, CAO
354 Main Street
Kentville NS, B4N 1K6
cao@kentville.ca
902-679-2501

*Only those candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted.

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