Community Safety Director-City of Fayetteville (NC)

Date Posted: August 7, 2023

Employer: City of Fayetteville


Hiring Range: $120,166 - $140,000 / Year D.O.Q.
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Interested in being part of an All-America City? The City of Fayetteville was awarded the All-America City distinction for the 4th time in 2023. We are the sixth largest City in North Carolina and leverage collaboration and inclusiveness to make decisions and solve problems. Beyond this distinction, the City of Fayetteville has much to offer as seen by visiting https://www.distinctlyfayettevillenc.com/.

The City of Fayetteville is currently recruiting for a Community Safety Director to plan, direct, manage, supervise and oversee the programs, activities, operations and services of the Office of Community Safety (OCS); to oversee OCS functions in community engagement and coordination; serve as a City of Fayetteville liaison; and collaborate and coordinate between the City of Fayetteville and the community in order to enhance public safety.

Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Seven years of increasingly responsible experience in community relations to include development/engagement; human/social services, public administration, public safety or a related area.

Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in community development, social work, public administration, public safety or a related field. A Master’s degree is preferred.


Possession of an appropriate, valid driver’s license and ability to maintain insurability.

Municipal Administration course completion, Incident Command System (ICS).

• Health & Dental Insurance
• Paid Vacation, Sick Leave and Holidays
• Retirement
• Death Benefit
• Supplemental Benefits

To apply or for more information, please visit the City’s Employment Opportunities website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fayetteville

The City of Fayetteville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce.

The City of Fayetteville reserves the right to close this job posting at any time without notice.

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