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Deputy Police Chief

South Barrington Police Department


Contact Information


South Barrington Police Department
30 S. Barrington Road
South Barrington, IL 60010


  • 847-381-7511

Position Information

Application Deadline:

  • 02/25/22
  • @ 4:00 PM


  • Hiring Range: $125,000 +/- depending on qualifications

    The Village of South Barrington also offers a comprehensive benefit package.


  • 19 (Full-Time); 4 (Part-Time)


  • 5,077

Position Details

South Barrington is an exceptional community.

The South Barrington Police Department is seeking candidates, internal and external, interested in serving as Deputy Police Chief.

South Barrington is home to The Arboretum Lifestyle Shopping Center, a 24-screen AMC Theater and Willow Creek Community Church, one of the largest congregations in the United States. It is also home to Goebbert's Farm and Garden Center. Each year, Goebbert's Fall Festival brings thousands of visitors to our community for what many consider an annual family tradition. We have much to keep us busy serving our community.

Our Police Department serves the community with 19 full-time police officers, four part-time police officers, two full-time records clerks and a full-time administrative assistant.

South Barrington has 5,077 residents, an area of eight square miles, and is a home rule community.

Our standards are high. We are looking for candidates with a strong attention to detail – those who are dutiful, conscientious and can easily handle change in a position with multiple and shifting priorities where no two days will be alike. In return, we offer the opportunity to join a professional organization performing critical work every day in a way that earns the trust and respect of the South Barrington community while honoring the Department's core values of Honor, Integrity and Respect.

We are looking for candidates who have the following:

  • A Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree preferred
  • At least ten years of progressively responsible police experience, including patrol, investigations and supervisory experience
  • At least five years of police management experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Advanced police training preferred (FBINA, Northwestern SPSC, SPI, etc.)
  • Experience in administration, including recruiting and hiring, training, budgets, and project management is preferred

The first step in the process for applying for this opportunity is completing a Culture Index survey which will take less than ten minutes. In addition to reviewing the applicant's qualifications and experience, we use the Culture Index survey to help better identify overall fit and how individuals prefer to be managed, motivated and communicated with.

Simply copy and paste the following link into your browser:

Interested and qualified persons should forward a cover letter, resume, Village employment application, any supporting documentation and contact information for five professional references to receive prompt consideration.

The employment application is available at:

In "Employment Opportunities" under the Government tab

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Friday, February 25, 2022.

Please deliver your completed application packet to the attention of:

Thomas Roman, Chief of Police

South Barrington Police Department

30 South Barrington Road

South Barrington, Illinois 60010


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