Police Chief - City of Bristol, TN (pop. 27,000), due to retirement of current Police Chief, is seeking a well-rounded professional with proven leadership skills to serve as the City’s next Police Chief.   The Police Chief will lead the nationally accredited department of 78 sworn officers and 21 civilian employees and will manage the department’s $8.3 million budget.  Position reports to the City Manager. Strong interpersonal, organizational, supervisory, and decision-making skills required; ability to interact and communicate effectively with local, state and regional law enforcement personnel, local officials and the public is required. Must be a team player who can work well with other City departments, the City Manager, and outside agencies. Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Criminal Justice, Business Administration, or a related field; supplemented by ten (10) or more years of progressively responsible work experience, with demonstrated administrative and management skills; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Master’s Degree preferred. The successful candidate can expect a competitive benefits package with an annual salary range of $75,994 to $121,590. Salary offered will be dependent on qualifications.  To read more about the City of Bristol, TN, the position and to apply, candidates must complete an online application and upload a resume at:  http://bristoltn.org/jobs.aspx