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Executive Director
Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training
2401 Egypt Road
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

The Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training (CLEET) is seeking to fill the position of Executive Director. This vacancy occurred with the retirement of the current Executive Director following 14 years of service with CLEET, the last seven (7) years of service as the Executive Director. CLEET is a state agency with 39 full-time employees and two (2) part-time employees. The agency’s mission is "To provide the citizens of Oklahoma with peace officers who are trained to be professional, ethical, conscientious, sensitive to needs of the public, knowledgeable and competent in identified learning objectives; and to protect the public by regulating private security in the State of Oklahoma through education and licensing requirements and to ensure licensees practice within the provision of the law." The agency is governed by a 13 member Council with the Executive Director & Assistant Director serving at the pleasure of the Council. CLEET authority and guidelines are vested in Oklahoma Statutes, Title 70, Section 3311.

CLEET is located in Ada, Oklahoma, 90 miles S & E of Oklahoma City. Ada, with a population estimate of 17,240, is home to East Central University. The CLEET facility occupies 356 acres within the city limits. The facility consists of 120,000 square foot under roof, to include administrative offices, classrooms, dormitory & cafeteria, two firing ranges & a 1.9 mile driver training track. The complex opened in September 2006.

Minimal Requirements: Earned Bachelor or higher degree in law enforcement from an accredited college or university, or a bachelor or higher degree in a law-enforcement related subject area, and a minimum of five years of active law enforcement experience including, but not limited to responsibility for enforcement, investigation, administration, training, or curriculum implementation. Finalists must pass a background check and provide proof of citizenship or eligibility to work in the United States.

Preference may be given to certified peace officers with advanced degrees and 5 years senior command level law enforcement experience, budgetary & facility maintenance responsibilities &/or a governmental relations background. Preference may also be given to individuals whose continuing education training includes graduation from the FBI National Academy, Southern Police Institute or other nationally recognized police leadership or executive development program. A willingness to relocate to Ada, Oklahoma is preferred.

Credentials are subject to verification.

Salary & benefits: $93,653.76 annual salary plus state benefit package to include health coverage & retirement contribution. The salary is set by the State Legislature and is non-negotiable.

Application process: Submit letter of interest and resume to Chairman Search Committee, 2401 Egypt Road, Ada, OK 74821.

To apply for the position electronically, please submit a letter of interest and resume to the CLEET Executive Administrative Assistant Ms. Shelly Lowrance – shelly.lowrance@cleet.state.ok.us.

Please do not submit both a hard copy and an electronic submission.

For consideration, applicant information must be received by July 1, 2018. Confirmation of receipt will be electronic if correspondence includes an e-mail address.


 Secretary/Receptionist/Data Entry
(unclassified position)
Salary:  $27,500 annually
+ state benefits

CLEET is seeking to fill a full-time secretary/receptionist/data entry position.  Primary function may be at the front desk receptionist area, private security division, or peace officer records division.  Duties may include logging and distributing mail, data entry, filing, answering phone lines, and other duties as assigned.  Must possess a High School Diploma and a minimum of four years secretarial/technical clerical experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Efficient use of Microsoft Office and excellent written and oral communication skills are required.  CLEET is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 

Submit resume and cover letter to:  CLEET, 2401 Egypt Road, Ada, OK  74820.  Resumes must be received by 5:00 PM, July 13, 2018