City of West Covina, California
Police Chief
The City of West Covina (population 110,000) is a dynamic Southern California city, located 19 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley. The City’s well-designed parks and recreational facilities, its businesses, and residents, make West Covina a great place to live, work, and play. The City is now seeking a proven leader and effective manager to serve as its Chief of Police. The Chief is a member of the City’s Manager’s Executive Management Team and actively works with community leaders and citizens to promote public safety. The new Chief will also be a creative problem solver and a mentor to all staff. He or she will have a successful track record of leadership, team building, and conflict resolution, and experience working in a similarly situated agency with comparable challenges and structure. At minimum, candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Police Science, or a closely related field, and have six years of progressively responsible administrative and supervisory experience in municipal law enforcement. Completion of P.O.S.T. Command College or FBI National Academy, and a Master’s degree in Public or Business Administration are highly desirable. Candidates must possess a valid California Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record. The annual salary range for the Chief of Police is $162,528 - $204,792. The salary is currently under review and will be dependent upon qualifications. The City also offers an attractive benefits package.
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Regan Williams
Bob Murray & Associates
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Roseville, CA 95661
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Filing Deadline
June  2, 2017
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