Located in southeastern Oakland County, Bloomfield
Hills is an affluent suburban community with
beautifully landscaped residential properties nestled
in quiet neighborhoods. The new public safety
director will oversee a department which is well
respected and has strong City Commission and
Bloomfield Hills is a financially stable, home rule,
council/manager city of 4,400 residents living within
five square miles. Its 2022-23 General Fund Budget is
$11.6 million with a Public Safety Budget of $6.3
million and a $4.3 million unrestricted fund balance.
This position functions as an integral part of a small,
close-knit and supportive administrative team led by
the city manager. Public safety operations are highly
visible in the community and include 24-hour police,
fire, medical first responder and dispatch services.
The city is seeking experienced police/fire
administrators who will function well in a low crime
community where residents “love” their city and are
accustomed to a high level of service.
Bloomfield Hills has a desirable work environment
and will provide a comprehensive benefit package
with an annual starting salary of $115,000.