Job Openings

Police Chief

The City of Iowa Park is currently accepting resumes for a Chief of Police. This position is a department head appointed by the City Council. The Iowa Park Police Department is a department with 11 full-time officers and up to 5 police reserve officers; 5 full-time and 1 part-time dispatchers; 1 full-time and 1 part-time animal control officers. The total operating budget for the combined departments is $1.3 million.

A minimum of six years of progressively responsible law enforcement experience, including four years of supervisory experience of police functions. Applicants must possess a valid Texas Driver License and hold an advanced Texas Commission on Law Enforcement certification. Must pass a thorough background check and submit to a drug screen and physical.

Resumes may be submitted to City Secretary Janice Newman at City Hall, 103 North Wall or by mail at City of Iowa Park, P.O. Box 190, Iowa Park, Texas 76367 or e-mail to