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Job Title: Assistant Chief of Police
Department: Police
Salary Range: 
 $50,385 - $74,570
Position Information- Full-Time / Exempt

The Emerald Isle Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Chief of Police.  This is a command level appointment that requires an experienced law enforcement professional with excellent communication skills, strong leadership and management abilities and extensive experience with community policing concepts.  Initiative, integrity and sound independent judgment are required.  Candidates must be able to perform highly professional and administrative work as the principal staff assistant to the Chief of Police.  General duties will include assisting the Police Chief in overseeing the day-to-day operations of the department, directing, organizing, and coordinating the activities and various units of the department, supervising professional, technical, and clerical employees in a variety of projects, as well as, acting in place of the Chief of Police in his/her absence. 

Qualified candidates must possess extensive knowledge, skills and abilities in the areas of organization, critical thinking, problem solving, community outreach, criminal and administrative laws and procedures, personnel management, employment law, budgeting, and other aspects of law enforcement administration and police operations.  Advanced knowledge of Microsoft computer systems and programs is a must.  Preferred candidates will possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in criminal justice, police science, public administration, or other relevant field. Eligible candidates must possess an Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate from the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission; supplemented by advanced training in police administration, leadership and management course work and at least ten years supervisory experience in law enforcement, with at least three years at the rank of Lieutenant or higher; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

This is an exempt position with a salary range of: $50,385 - $74,570.  Starting salary will be based on qualifications, education and experience. The Town of Emerald Isle offers a competitive benefits package that includes: Medical, dental, vision, longevity pay, retirement, 401K, supplemental retirement, take home car program and various other benefits.  Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to: Emerald Isle Police Department, Attn: Chief of Police, 7500 Emerald Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 28594.  Closing date for applications is: January 24, 2020.


 

Job Title: Seasonal Lifeguards
Department: Fire
Hiring Rate: $12 hr.
Position Information- Part- Time

Summary

The Town of Emerald Isle spans over 12 miles of beautiful beaches and is surrounded by crystal clear water.  Our permanent population is 3,700+ with our summer population exceeding 40,000.  Each year the Town employs seasonal lifeguards to oversee ocean accesses and provide mobile guard patrols along the beach strand. In addition, the ocean rescue division provides educational programs and preventive briefs to the visitors of our beach strand. 

Key Requirements

  • Must be US Citizen
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must possess a valid NC Driver’s License
  • EMT-B or emergency responder certification preferred

Duties

  • Responsible for carrying out a full range of lifeguard and surf rescue tasks to include water rescues both swimming and or using jet-ski’s and rescue boats.
  • Requires emergency medical response on the beach strand
  • Maintaining daily and weekly reports
  • Responsible for maintaining clean work area both in the office and on the beach strand
  • Performing daily apparatus, water equipment, medical equipment and station duties/checks.
  • Participating in physical fitness training and medical continuing education courses.
  • Ability to provide excellent communication skills when conversing with the public
  • Ability to Drive and Operate various utility vehicles

Evaluation

  • Applicant’s shall be required to complete an agility test
  • Oral Interviews shall be conducted
  • Criminal Background Screen
  • DMV Record Screen
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen

How to Apply

Applications can be found at http://www.emeraldisle-nc.org/employment . Please submit applications and copies of certifications to:  Captain William Matthias/ Captain Bruce Norman, Emerald Isle Fire Department,  7500 Emerald Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 28594

Questions can be sent to bmatthias@emeraldisle-nc.org or bnorman@emeraldisle-nc.org


Job Title:  Part-Time Firefighter
Department:  Fire
Starting Rate:  $11.78 hr.
Position Information:  Part-Time

Summary

The Town of Emerald Isle spans over 12 miles of beautiful beaches and is surrounded by crystal clear water.  Our permanent population is 3,700 with our summer population exceeding 35,000.  The Fire Department employs part-time firefighters to cover various shifts and events, this employment is as needed to fill shift vacancies.

Key Requirements

  • Must be US Citizen
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Ability to obtain NC Class B Driver’s License
  • Must be certified NC Firefighter II
  • Must be certified Hazardous Materials Responder I
  • Must be certified NC EMT

Duties

  • Perform general duties to include firefighting and water rescue emergencies
  • Participates in ongoing training courses within and outside of the department to include drills and classroom instruction
  • Requires emergency medical response to the district
  • Ability to provide excellent communication skills when conversing with the public and employees
  • Ability to drive and operate apparatus
  • Perform daily apparatus, water equipment, and medical equipment and station duties/checks.

Evaluation

  • Applicant’s shall be required to complete an agility test
  • Oral Interviews shall be conducted
  • Criminal Background Screen
  • DMV Record Screen
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen

How to Apply

Applications can be found at http://www.emeraldisle-nc.org/employment . Please submit applications and copies of certifications to:  Captain Bill Matthias bmatthias@emeraldisle-nc.org or if in person to the On-Duty Fire Captain.  By mail submit to:  Captain Bill Matthias, Emerald Isle Fire Department, 7500 Emerald Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 28594


 

Job Title:  Police Officer
Department:  Police
Starting Rate:  $16.10 hr
Position Information:  Part-Time

The Town of Emerald Isle is seeking applicants for the positions of part-time Police Officer.  Applicants must be 21 years of age, be a high school graduate or have a G.E.D.  Applicant must also be a graduate of BLET, and possess or be eligible for N.C. Driver’s License.  Applicants must pass a background investigation, physical examination, and psychological examination.  Starting rate is $16.10 hr. or higher dependent upon qualifications.  Please submit a Town of Emerald Isle employment application which may be obtained at the Emerald Isle Administration Building, the Emerald Isle Police Department, or by visiting our website www.emeraldisle-nc.org/employment  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.   All applications should be submitted to the attention of Police Lieutenant David Ketchum, Emerald Isle Police Department, 7500 Emerald Dr. Emerald Isle, NC  28594.  PH:  252-354-2021. The Town of Emerald Isle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Town of Emerald Isle will only accept applications for current position vacancies posted and they must be received by the application deadline noted, if applicable.

Background Investigations

All final applicants for full-time, part-time and temporary (seasonal) positions with the Town of Emerald Isle who receive conditional offers of employment will be subject to a criminal history background check. Other checks such as reference check, motor vehicle record check, pre-employment drug test, etc. may also be conducted if applicable to the position for which applied.


The Town of Emerald Isle is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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