The Town of Wayland, MA (population 13,900 covering 15.28 sq.mi.) seeks a progressive, energetic and dynamic individual to join its management team. Serving as the Police Chief in accordance with M.G.L. Chapter 41, Section 97A, the Chief will lead a department of 22 Officers serving a primarily residential community west of Boston. The successful candidate will possess a clear vision for the future of the department, demonstrable leadership skills, excellent communication and customer service skills and the ability to interact effectively with all members of the community. Duties include directing all departmental operations; developing and implementing rules, policies and procedures; developing and implementing training programs; interfacing with a wide variety of contacts; administering to department personnel and participating in labor negotiations.